Plants of the Bay

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You should investigate living organisms that reside in the submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) of a bay area. You will present your findings to the class, as well as add a visual of your organism to a class food web. 

These questions should be addressed in your research and presentation

  • What is the common and scientific name of the plant?


  • Describe the size and structure of the plant.


  • What animal(s) may eat this plant to survive?


  • What other interesting facts did you find out about this plant?


  • Create a food chain that includes your plant (using words and arrows only).



In addition, create a picture of this plant to be used in the class food web. You may use technology or draw it by hand.






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