Question Sheet: Saving Wetlands


Before reading:

  1. Why is it important to protect different ecosystems? 
  2. Where would you find wetlands?

During reading:

  1. What is an estuary, and why is it important? 
  2. What evidence is there that wetlands are disappearing? 
  3. What makes Louisiana an especially important place to consider in the disappearance of wetlands? 
  4. How has development affected wetlands? 
  5. What could the U.S. federal government do to help reverse wetland destruction? 
  6. Name something that you could do in your o...

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