MangroveWatch is a citizen science program hosted by Earthwatch Australia and James Cook University. The MangroveWatch citizen science program provides tools, methods and training to assist students and the wider community help scientists gather data on the extent and health of Australia’s mangroves and salt marshes, known collectively as tidal w... Read more »

Finding Out

Students will need to obtain more information about the issues they are going to investigate. They can identify questions of interest and research these either in small groups or on their own. Once information is gathered, it can be shared using chosen communication methods e.g. short presentations. Students can continue finding out by completing a range of investigations, including gathering data. They use appropriate methods to present and communicate what they have found out.

  1. MangroveWatch – A Citizen Science Project – Years 9 to 12
    MangroveWatch – A Citizen Science Project – Years 9 to 12
  2. MangroveWatch – Identifying Variables – Years 9 to 12
    MangroveWatch – Identifying Variables – Years 9 to 12
  3. MangroveWatch – Planning a MangroveWatch Investigation – Years 9 to 12
    MangroveWatch – Planning a MangroveWatch Investigation – Years 9 to 12
  4. MangroveWatch – Conducting Fieldwork – Years 9 to 12
    MangroveWatch – Conducting Fieldwork – Years 9 to 12
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  9. MangroveWatch – Processing, Analysing and Evaluating Data – Years 9 to 12
    MangroveWatch – Processing, Analysing and Evaluating Data – Years 9 to 12
  10. MangroveWatch – Problem Solving and Communicating – Years 9 to 12
    MangroveWatch – Problem Solving and Communicating – Years 9 to 12