Bering Sea Expedition

Learners research the effects of melting sea ice in the Bering Sea Ecosystem. They create research proposals to earn a place on the scientific research vessel Healy and present their findings and proposals to a Research Board committee.

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Alaska Seas and Rivers Curriculum
Alaska Sea Grant

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While the focus in this investigation is on the Bering Sea, the activity can be adapted to other regions.