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The Great Barrier Reef: A Natural Wonder
Australia is home to one of the world's largest, most complex and amazing ecosystems - the Great Barrier Reef. This video explores the reef's biotic and abiotic features, including coral formation and how changes in abiotic factors affect it; the food chain, nutrient cycle and carbon cycle; and the impact of human activity. It is an excellent resource for middle/senior students of Geography, Biology and Environmental Science.
David descends beneath the waves in a state-of-the art submersible, the first of its kind to visit the reef. He meets some of the tiny coral animals who built the reef, creating an underwater wonderland.