Investigating drought – its causes, impacts, management
Curriculum areas: Environment, Geography
Key curriculum links: Time, Change and Continuity; Place; Space and Resources
In this unit of work, students explore the causes and effects of drought and whether drought can be managed, even eliminated.
Themes and topics include:
- what is drought?
- major droughts in Australia over time
- what causes drought in Australia?
- what impacts does drought have on Australia?
- how can drought be managed?