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Lesson 9 examines the various impacts that humans have on the sagebrush ecosystem. Through observations and explorations student will gain a better understanding of both the positive and negative impacts that humans can have on a landscape and how humans are an interconnected part of the natural world. Students will explore the idea of stewardship and how this effects the awareness of local issues.
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Fisher, Paige L.; Houseal, Ana K.; Tuthill, Dorothy; and Shim, Jenna, "Lesson 9: Humans in the Sagebrush Landscape" (2016). 5th Grade Ecology Unit: A Sagebrush Expedition. 4.