Key Stage 3 & 4 Science

Ecology and Ecosystems

Sample the animal and plant populations in the country park using a range of ecological techniques – quadrat, line transect, belt transect, random sampling, mark and recapture.

Study how Seven Sisters Country Park is managed to maintain biodiversity using real life field techniques.Look at the importance of maintaining local biodiversity by collecting and analysing real data. Create food chains and food webs to show the how different animals and plants depend on each other.

Study the relationships between organisms and their environment using field techniques including quadrats and belt transect.

Find out how abiotic and biotic factors affect environment e.g. chalk grassland, rock pools, pond, woodland.

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Please email Paula Da Luz