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Into the Blue – Module 1

Marine & Fisheries Education Kit

Document Summary

The aim of this kit is to increase students understanding of marine habitats and the responsibility that everyone shares in ensuring that it remains in good health.  Module 1 (for early childhood learners, Band 1) uses “The Eagle and the Gull” Dreamtime story from the Bardi people of North Western Australia. The story illustrates the influence people can have upon natural resources when used unwisely.

Document Author/s

The Fisheries Group of BIRD (Department of Business, Industry and Resource Development, Northern Territory) produced an educational package for primary students focusing on the marine environment. The kit was developed by former MESA NT Rep Rebecca Solah.

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