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Use this interactive from Climate Central to explore how climate change is shifting growing seasons across the country. In the accompanying classroom activity, students can use the interactive as a starting point to explore how ecological relationships shift when one member of the ecosystem is affected by climate change. Students analyze data from various states and create a graph exploring changes in growing seasons in the accompanying teaching tips. The background essay, discussion questions, handouts and vocabulary terms are available in Spanish in the Support Materials.
For more environmental education resources, visit the Human Impact on the Environment collection.