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Standards Index: Topic 8.13: The Environment and Natural Resources from 1968 to 1980
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Skill 5.A: Identify patterns or connections between historical developments.
Theme 3: Geography and the (GEO).
The Birth of the Environmental Movement: DDT and Rachel Carson
Students will learn how the U.S. government came to develop environmental protection policies and what that means today as we struggle to balance the risk between pesticides and disease.