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Shorebird Presentation 2

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Shorebird Presentation 2

  1. 1. Chelsea Becker Our Feathered Friends on the Shore
  2. 2. Shorebirds Environmental Indicators <ul><li>Indicator Species </li></ul><ul><li>A species whose presence, absence, or relative well-being in a given environment is indicative of the health of its ecosystem as a whole. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Migration Routes </li></ul><ul><li>Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Reproduction </li></ul>CONSIDER THIS <ul><li>Others </li></ul>
  4. 4. Environmental Hazards
  5. 6. YOUR PROJECT <ul><li>SHOW US WHAT YOU LEARNED </li></ul><ul><li>Prepare a recovery plan for your species of bird. </li></ul><ul><li>Graph and map bird population ranges and population over time. </li></ul><ul><li>Do a field observation of nesting sites. Observe, record, and report bird behavior. </li></ul><ul><li>Prepare a press release and/or give an interview about your findings for the media. </li></ul><ul><li>Make a poster, written/oral report, video tape, multimedia project (Hyperstudio, Kidpix). </li></ul>
  6. 7. Getting to Work <ul><li>Why did you select this shorebird? </li></ul><ul><li>List fun facts about your shorebird. </li></ul><ul><li>Why are shorebirds indicator species? </li></ul><ul><li>What other </li></ul><ul><li>questions do </li></ul><ul><li>you have? </li></ul><ul><li>Show your </li></ul><ul><li>sources. </li></ul>
  7. 8. SOURCES <ul><li>Websites </li></ul><ul><li>www.audubon.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>www.learner.org/jnorth/ </li></ul><ul><li>www.google.com </li></ul><ul><li>Textbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Field Guides </li></ul><ul><li>Ask a scientist or observer </li></ul>

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