Students suggest ways in how they might benefit from a river. After examining the definitions of the different types of ecosystem goods and services (EGS), students use this information to categorize their initial ideas about the benefits of a river according to the different types of EGS.
Assess your students’ ability to:
Statistics Canada groups ecosystem goods and services (EGS) into three general categories:
More information about the types of ecosystem goods and services can be found here.
This activity could also support outcomes from Environmental Science 12: