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De l'eau pour les Prairies

De l'eau pour les Prairies

| 19 min

Documentaire faisant la promotion de mesures de conservation du bassin hydrographique des Prairies. Ces mesures préconisent l’abattage sélectif des arbres, le reboisement scientifique, la protection contre les feux de forêt, la construction de routes et de ponts dans les chantiers, la surveillance des pâturages et la lutte contre les maladies et les insectes qui nuisent aux arbres. Avec la participation des gouvernements fédéral et albertain.


Credits
  • director
    Lawrence Cherry
  • producer
    Lawrence Cherry
    Evelyn Cherry
  • images
    Lawrence Cherry
  • script
    Jack Ammon
    Evelyn Cherry
  • editing
    Victor Jobin
  • music
    Eldon Rathburn

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Education

Ages 6 to 14

Geography - Environmental Issues
Geography - Natural Resources
Geography - Territory: Regional
Science - Environmental Science
Science - Life Systems/Ecology

This film reveals that the water shortages in the Prairies began at the foothills of the Rockies in Vancouver. With this in mind, discuss with students how their individual actions might affect the global community. Read the poem, "All Day I Hear the Noises of Waters" by James Joyce. Write a poem using water as a simile or metaphor.

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