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Exploring Rising Tides in South Carolina

Main Project Information
Presented By Earthwatch
Goal Uncover the impact of rising sea levels in South Carolina.
Task Learn what climate change could mean for our wetlands.
Where South Carolina United States
Description

Your work will help the scientists uncover what climate change could mean for the plants, animals, and people that depend on these wetlands. By understanding these changes, the scientists can recommend the best way to protect this critical wetland forest and others like it around the world.

How to Join

Go to www.earthwatch.org to sign up.

Website http://earthwatch.org/expeditions/exploring-rising-tides-in-south-carolina
Social Media
Expenses $2275
Required Gear

You will be studying forests and wetlands.

Ideal Age Group Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults
Spend the Time outdoors
Type of Activity In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, On a hike
Class Materials http://earthwatch.org/expeditions/exploring-rising-tides-in-south-carolina
Tags climate change, south carolina, wetlands
Project Updated 04/11/2017