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Gibberagong Environmental Education Centre

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Stage 6 Biophysical Interactions

Biophysical Interactions 

Stage 6 Geography

Students will utilise geographical tools to increase their understanding of the nature and functioning of the four components of the biophysical environment by investigating two different vegetation communities: mangroves and dry sclerophyll. Students will then use what they have learnt to assess the environmental impact for a proposed development development.

Program Location

Bobbin Head

Program Details

Program overview

Risk Assessments

Bobbin Head COVID

Program Resource

Biophysical Interactions pre-excursion site

This online resource supports the fieldwork program and includes information, resources and activities to familiarise students with the inquiry questions, the study site, mangroves, mapping and the fieldwork tests. Students should view this resource and complete the first two pages of the fieldwork booklet before they visit. Please contact the Centre for more information.

Program Resource

Biophysical Mangroves Virtual Fieldwork Program

The Biophysical Interactions – Mangroves Virtual Fieldwork is an online resource to support students who are unable to attend the fieldwork in person.