Introduction

Students can discover the different types of wetlands including bogs, pakihis, swamps, lakes, rivers, lagoons and estuaries.

    The West Coast is endowed with a wide variety of large and valuable wetlands, including lakes, swamps, fens, bogs, marshes, pakihis, lagoons and estuaries, most of which are fully protected.

    Take your class on a field trip to visit a wetland in your backyard.

    The teaching resource is for all teachers interested in using wetlands as a context for environmental education.

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