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Garbage Patch Story Map

February 26 | 6:00 pm MST

Presented by Desiray Wilson from NASA.

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Purpose

Using various visualizations (i.e., images, charts, and graphs), students will explore ocean circulation patterns as they relate to the world’s ocean garbage patches using NASA ocean currents data. Students will investigate the forces that contribute to ocean circulation patterns, and how debris, especially plastics, travel from land to garbage patches. Students will also analyze regional plastic production and waste management data to describe how humans have contributed to ocean plastic pollution. This story map is intended to be used with students who have access to a computing device in a 1:1 or 1:2 setting.

Source: https://mynasadata.larc.nasa.gov/lesson-plans/ocean-circulation-patterns-garbage-patches-story-map

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Date:
February 26
Time:
6:00 pm MST
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Cafe Scientifique-Santa Fe Indian School