Managing Coastal Margins

Managing Coastal Margins

These learning activities cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access to give maximum flexibility to the teacher and the student. There are theoretical notes for extended reading and teacher notes at the top that provide timing information lesson objectives and activity instructions

Coastal Management Methods

This page explores the advantages and disadvantages of different coastal management methods in regard to flooding and cliff erosion. It develops student inquiry through photograph analysis and maps. Much...

Sidmouth's Decision Making Process

This page develops a detailed case study evaluating the coastal management decision making process at Sidmouth UK in regard to how it is informed by the perspectives of different actors. It develops a...

Coastal Land-use Pressures

This page introduces the concept of conflict and competing stakeholder through a conflict grid. It goes on to develop a number of located examples including the historical development of the Mediterranean...

Land-use Pressures and Outcomes in Thailand

This page develops the land use pressure case study in Thailand. It provides a detailed insight into the specific pressures on the Thai coast, including, tourism, foreign investment, intensive aquaculture...

Mangroves, Stakeholders and Management

This page takes a close look at mangrove ecosystems and their characteristics. It goes on to illustrate the competing stakeholders based on a number of mangrove contexts, before develping in more depth...

Coral Reefs, Stakeholders and Management

This page introduces coral reef ecosystems and their characteristics. It then develops the Greta Barrier Reef. It introduces threats with a (babyish but fun) game. It then has structured resource sheet...

Sovereignty, Territorial Waters and EEZs

This page introduces students to marine zoning and the classification and regulations in place for territorial waters and EEZs. It begins with a brief look at the tensions in the English between French...

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