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This webquest comes with a worksheet and an answer key. Each link in the webquest points to information that your students will need to complete the worksheet. Besides printing the worksheets, no other prep is needed to conduct this activity.
Students will explore the increasing pressure on global freshwater supplies in the face of rising human population. The webquest explores the management of freshwater resources and the problems that can result when insufficient water is available. This webquest also touches on desalination and its challenges.
World Meteorological Organization, World Wildlife Fund, United Nations, Water.org, BBC, and National Geographic.
Includes the following:
• Webquest built around striking, high-resolution images, containing links to reputable real-world websites. Teachers may download future updates to webquest free of charge. Click preview to view. (PDF, 6 pages)
• Student worksheet (PDF, 17 questions, 3 pages)
• Answer key to student worksheet (PDF, 3 pages)
You may also be interested in these other webquests about human-environment interaction:
World Population Webquest
Healthy Oceans Webquest
Protecting Wetlands Webquest
The Uncertain Future of Fossil Fuels Webquest
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Kristina, Forward-Thinking Social Studies