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The Earth’s Environment: Forest Features

Geography: The earth's environment
Science and technology: Living World


The Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park is one of Australia's most spectacular and important areas of land.

During the walk from Kalkari to Bobbin Head, the students will explore three different forest types and use a range of geographical tools to investigate the animals, plants and the relationships between them.

Inquiry questions

What animals are found in the forests of this National Park

What types of forests are found here and what are their features?

How do these forests and animals interact?

How can we protect these plants and animals?

Excursion locations

This program is offered at the following locations. Click on an image to find out more.