L6 A Level Biologists visit Harcourt Arboretum

Wednesday 28th June 2017

The L6 A Level biologists went to Harcourt Arboretum outside Oxford on Friday 16 June.

We spent the day learning about biodiversity and conservation and the students carried out a required practical assessment sampling old and new meadow grass species.

H How great is this place? An arboretum where plants are conserved.

A Are there the same number of species in each habitat?

R Rest from A level revision.

C Carrying out field work sampling to complete a practical assessment.

O Our classes combined to collaborate as scientists identifying meadow species.

U Understanding biodiversity is the key to conservation.

R Really informative guide who covered A level ecology specification content.

T Taught us different methods of sampling and conservation.

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