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RHS Students Help RES Students With Stream Study

 

Amanda Huggins,Hannah Sanders,Hannah Reese, and Jacob Voris looking over samples

This past Wednesday, the Honors Biology class at Rosman High School and fifth grade Science class at Rosman Elementary School joined together to conduct a water quality assessment of the French Broad River.

As part of the field study, the students teamed together to collect Macroinvertebrates at the Rosman access of the French Broad.

They were able to catch crayfish, stonefly larva, caddisfly larva, dobsonfly larva, mayfly larva and even a leech.

They used a key to identify each of these organisms and tallied the ones collected. The organisms were then classified into four groups based on...



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