Day 3. Topic 2 – Ecosystems. Bell Ringer: Ride the Waves.
Topic 2 –
1. What types of organisms would you expect to find living in the intertidal zone?
2. What characteristics do you think these organisms have that enable them to live in this zone?
3. What effect do waves have on the intertidal zone?
SC.912.L.17.2 – Explain the general distribution of life in aquatic systems as a function of chemistry, geography, light, depth, salinity, and temperature.
What are the major categories of freshwater ecosystems?
Freshwater Marsh in Canada
Swamp in Florida
Atlantic coast salt marsh
Mangrove Estuary in the Everglades