Migration Mysteries: Shorebirds
Why do shorebirds migrate? How far do they go? Where do they travel to? Why?
Western Alaska is a great place for shorebirds to have their babies. Scientist call the process of mating, laying eggs and raising chicks, breeding. But what do these shorebirds do when they leave the tundra? Where do they go? In this project you will learn more about shorebirds and how these world travelers can teach us more about working together to make sure there are healthy ecosystems around the world. These shorebirds depend on the people in many countries for their health. Find out more about how scientists around the world are working together to learn more about shorebirds.



Topic:
WebQuest
Themes:
Inquiry
Project-Based Learning
Research
Focus Content Area:
Technology
Grade Level:
All