Appalachian Headwaters

Lesson Plan: Light Pollution and You


Students will gain an understanding of what light pollution is, how it impacts our environment, and how we can reduce it.

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Students will analyze and interpret data to provide evidence for the effects of resource availability on organisms and populations of organisms in an ecosystem.


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