MPA PORTS (Parks Online Resources for Teachers and Students) Video
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife and California State Parks have teamed up to teach California students about the state’s network of marine protected areas (MPAs) through California State Park’s PORTS (Parks Online Resources for Teachers and Students) program. Using live video-conferencing and on-line interactive lessons, thousands of students are now learning about California’s MPAs.The lessons showcase the important role that individual MPAs, and the MPA network as a whole, play in safeguarding California’s marine resources. PORTS is a free distance learning program that helps schools meet academic content standards in the context of California State Parks. Watch this 5-minute video introduction to the MPA PORTS program.