Fish Hotel Kit Presentations & Video Links
Engbretson fish video links:
Three short recorded live videos are available by Engbretson Underwater Photography. Links are contained in a PowerPoint slide and in a printable document.
Fish Hotel: Children's Picture Book PowerPoint Presentation
Tessa and her cousin Hugo grab their snorkeling gear for an underwater adventure and learn that downed trees in the water are like a fish hotel, providing shelter, food and a place to lay their eggs.
Fish Hotel PowerPoint Presentation
Fish Hotel: Children's Picture Book Reading
Listen to Fish Hotel as you view the story of Tessa and her cousin Hugo learning how fish benefit by leaving trees in water.
Fish Hotel Reading: link to stream file
The Magic Goggles: Discovering the Secrets of the Lake
A complimentary book to Fish Hotel. Magic Goggles explains why trees are important around lakes and in the water. Go on an adventure with Maggie and her little brother Tate at their grandparents’ lake cabin. They discover two pairs of really weird, old goggles with leather straps in a dusty old trunk in the attic. Down at the lake with their goggles, the kids make magical discoveries.
Purchase The Magic Goggles children's book.
Magic Goggles Picture Book Reading
Listen to The Magic Goggles as you view the story of Maggie and her little brother Tate as they explore the lake making new discoveries with their magic goggles.
The Magic Goggles Reading: link to stream file
Impervious Surfaces: PowerPoint Presentation
Explains how runoff from impervious (hard) surfaces lead to decreased fish populations in lakes and streams. For example, more nutrients from runoff result in less oxygen in the water; more sediments cover spawning beds of fish; and warmer water can eliminate cold water fish like trout, northern pike and walleye.
Impacts of Impervious Surfaces on Fish, Wildlife, and Waterfront Property - Video
Waterfront Properties: PowerPoint Presentation
Briefly explains how shoreland houses and structures impact lakes and streams. Also outlines ways to help fish.