Ward's® Acid Rain and Algae Lab Activity
Biology Educational Materials
Ecology Learning Activities
A Visual Demonstration of the Effects of Acid Rain
- Test the impact of acid rain on different algal genera
- Practice preparing microscope slides
- Includes a teacher's guide
Students test the effects of acid rain on three types of lake water. These types include a normal lake, an endangered lake, and an acidified lake. They will prepare microscope slides and then count the various algal genera found in each sample to determine the damage caused by acidification. You get enough materials for six setups, a teacher’s guide, and student copymaster. Note: Includes perishable materials. Please specify delivery date.