International laws protect Antarctica’s resources today, but some of them are under pressure all the same.
Launch an enquiry into one of these pressure points. In groups, choose either a focus on fish or bio-prospecting, a new area of science that people have called ‘the gold rush of the 21st century’.
For your resource, find out:
For each question, prepare a Powerpoint document to present your findings.
Download the Powerpoint document for Focus on Fish
Download the Powerpoint document for Bio-prospecting
(right click Save target as to download Powerpoint files to your PC for editing your presentation)
Download more information about Focus on fish
Download more information about Bio-prospecting
Check out these websites to investigate and/or do some surfing of your own…