Economic Benefits: Links for Teachers
Estuaries: Finding the Balance
This lesson plan examines the conflict between development and the environment. Students are encouraged to suggest compromises that might be made after considering the interaction between environmental and economic demands.
Features: Hands-on Investigation, Lesson Ideas, Assessment
Mississippi: Fisheries and Aquaculture
Mississippi leads the nation in aquaculture. It produces food fish, baitfish, shrimp, crawfish, and oysters valued at $290 million annually.