Crab Population Survey Middle School

Are invasive crabs out-competing native crab species? Help assess crab populations while applying important math and science skills. Help document the spread of Asian Shore Crabs.

Program Location(s):

Your school or other location

Grades:

6, 7, 8

Price:

  • $125 per contact hour plus mileage.

Curriculum Frameworks:

7-MS-LS2-1 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - resouces relates to population size
7-MS-LS2-2 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - competition/predation/parasitism/etc.
7-MS-LS2-5 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - designs for protecting an ecosystem
7-MS-LS2-6 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - biodiversity limit resources for humans

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