A comic book to understand the effects of climate change on our environment, and specifically, on conch shells, coral reefs, and integrated ecosystems.

Students will read about the possible effects of climate change in the Bahamas, and possible actions for adaption and mitigation, as explained by two schoolchildren.

Use this tool to help your students find answers to:

  1. How might climate change affect the availability of a conch snack, a popular dish in the Bahamas?
  2. What are the possible threats posed by climate change to coral reefs in the Bahamas?

About the Tool

Tool Name Who Tief Muh Conch? The possible effects of climate change in the Bahamas
Discipline Biological Sciences
Topic(s) in Discipline Ocean Acidity, Acidification, Coral Reefs, Marine Organisms
Climate Topic Climate and the Biosphere
Type of Tool Reading
Grade Level High School
Location North America
Bahamas
Language English
Translation
Developed by Bahamas Environment, Science and Technology Commission
Hosted at Bahamas Reef Environmental Education Foundation
Link https://breef.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/WhoTiefMuhConch.pdf
Access Online; Offline
Computer Skills Basic

Comic-Book - Copy