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CLIP 4754

Water in the Mojave Desert

Water in the Mojave Desert
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Key Info
  • Water in the Mojave Desert
  • Duration: 05:05
  • The Mojave Desert in Nevada is one of the driest places in the world. Our guide examines sources and uses of water in this arid environment. He takes a trip to Las Vegas to look at the use of this limited resource. With thanks to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. This clip has subtitles available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Geography

       Topic:

    Water

  • Keywords: desert, Mojave, water, conservation, environment, arid, subtitled
Ideas for use in class
  • Use for pupils' own research into water conservation and water use. Use as a stimulus for class discussion on water and key conservation themes. Pupils can view the clip and make their own notes on key themes.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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