Today you will research several questions for your Project Save the Oceans assignment –
1. What role do humans play on the Earth’s oceans?
2. What is the impact of trash?
3. What inventions already exist to fix this problem?
You will use Cobb Digital Library (CDL) as well as your own internet research and the web sites below.
When searching the internet, here are some helpful search terms:
impact of trash on oceans
effect of trash on oceans
impact of humans on ocean pollution
effects of humans on ocean pollution
inventions to reduce water pollution
inventions to fix water pollution
inventions to clean the oceans
Humans’ and Trash’s Impact on Ocean Pollution
World Wildlife Fund – http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/blue_planet/problems/pollution/
Science News for Students – https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/article/plastics-sea-create-raft-problems
“3 Incredible Inventions that are Cleaning our Oceans” – Huffington Post –
“Could These Amazing Inventions Clean Up the Oceans/” – https://upliftconnect.com/clean-up-the-ocean/
Cobb Digital Library
At school, click the desktop icon. At home, go to the Learning Commons web site on Palmer’s page and click the link on the right. At school, you should be logged in automatically, but if not….
Username: Student Identification Number
Password: Same password you use to get onto the computer
Go to the Science Group and use applicable databases there.
- Britannica Encyclopedia
- Destiny Web Path Express