If we want to control greenhouse gases then we need to think ‘blue carbon’

Blue carbon ecosystems like seagrass and mangroves are a heavyweight in capturing carbon, but we’re losing them quickly.

This interesting article explains carbon capture in action to students in year 10 studying Earth and Space Sciences or Senior Secondary Earth and Environmental Science studies as well as supporting year 6 or 9 Biological Sciences Ecosystem lessons.

Word Count: 825

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Years: 7, 9, 10, 11, 12

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Ecosystems

Earth and Space Sciences – Renewable/Non-renewable Resources, The Changing Earth

Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface