Where's That Dolphin?by: Carolyn Kovacs, Mary Carla Curran, and Tara Cox

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Using bottlenose dolphin sightings to study spatial patterns.

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  • on Fri Apr 11, 2014 3:39 PM

A nice application for GIS that supports data visualization.

Pamela A
Pamela A

  • on Mon Dec 16, 2013 10:14 AM

This article describes how students used data about bottle-nosed dolphins to create pattern graphs to show where the dolphin feeding grounds were. This exercise includes math, geography and science in the same lesson. The students also looked at other area evidence to see what might cause the dolphin to choose its particular feeding ground.

Betty Paulsell  (Kansas City, MO)
Betty Paulsell (Kansas City, MO)

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