Sediments and Coastlines

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Louisiana, Mississippi, Florida Coast

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  • Classroom Activities

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Scripss Classroom Connection (SCC)

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This unit consists of 5 lessons and should take about 2 weeks to complete. It is intended for a senior (grade 11-12) marine science class. The lessons focus on how sediments are related to their source, how sediments are deposited, and how humans interact with them -- utilizing them for their economic value as well as how we increase coastal erosion.

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No

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