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Investigating Climate Change: Wildfires


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1. Would you ever consider being a firefighter? Why or why not?

2. What do you think our planet will look like in 100 years? 

3. How concerned are you about climate change? Why or why not?


Students will be able to describe the cause and effects of wildfires after examining various resources in order to explain the benefits and risks of prescribed burning.

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