Environment 20: River Stewardship Practices

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As part of its mission, the US Army Corps of Engineers is tasked with the stewardship of America’s river system.  What methods do they use to achieve their environmental objectives?  How do they balance this work with their other task of maintaining river transportation?  And what are the effects of their work on river plant and animal life?  View this video to explore these topics and more with Erin Hilligoss-Volkmann, Natural Resource Specialist with the St. Louis District US Army Corps of Engineers.

Student Tools

Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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