Land Between Two Rivers: Part 3
The Loess Hills: Fragile Giants, Part 2 (#313)
This program explores three different ecosystems in the Loess Hills region and is highlighted by a trip to the prairie. Students also use role-playing to help determine the best use of a tract of land in the Loess Hills. [28 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Information For Teachers
- Grade Levels
- Curricular Areas
- Science & Technology
- Social Studies
- Series Length
- 13 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 29 minutes
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- Recording/duplication allowed in perpetuity. If you miss the broadcast, contact your AEA for copies.
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Series Description: LAND BETWEEN TWO RIVERS: PART 3 surveys the array of Iowa's plant, animal, insect and marine life against the backdrop of encroaching agricultural and urban development. The programs provide both concrete and abstract food for thought about Iowans' responsibility for their natural heritage.
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