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NARA Feedstock - Wood Waste
This fact sheet provides information about wood wastes that could be used for biofuels. The sheetcovers forest residuals as well as construction and demolition waste products.
Value of the Slash of a Tree
In this lesson students will look at forest ecosystems and determine the estimated slash of the tress. Other forest ecosystem discussions can be implemented as well such as fire ecology.
Green House Gases
Students will understand the role of green house gasses in Earth's atmosphere and what are major contributors to green houses gas build up in the atmosphere.
Life in a Food Chain
Following this lesson, students will understand the flow of energy in an ecosystem.
Effects of Residual Biomass Harvesting on Soil Productivity
This flier reviews the effects that biomass harvesting has on soil productivity
Residual Biomass Harvesting and Carbon
This flier describes the carbon impact from using forest residuals to make jet fuel and other coproducts
Water Resources in a Changing Climate
This lesson will investigate the impact of climate change on water resources through calculating the discharge rate of a local stream, and analyzing graphs and data.
Energy Explorations: Tag
Learn about renewable and non-renewable resources and identify issues related to the environment from using them. This lesson plan is designed for 5th- and 6th-grade students.
Biomass Adventure Race
This adventure race lesson covers the four key stages of the biomass supply chain: production, pre-‐processing, conversion, and supplying to consumers.
From Forest to Fuel
In this lesson, students will calculate and measure the amount of woody biomass in forest residual slash piles, to determine efficacy of processing and transporting methods for biomass energy production.