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The Peel Watershed Assessing the Complexities of a Land Use Issue

Atlas themes Teaching level Province/Territory

Watershed awareness

Secondary (9-12)


In this lesson, students will use the Canadian Atlas Online to locate and gather information about the Peel Watershed. They will explore the Recommended Peel Watershed Land Use Plan to identify land use issues and different viewpoints on development in the Peel Watershed. Finally, students will develop an advertisement that expresses their personal position on the issue.

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