Module Summary: AMP-IT-UP - Oil Spill Drill
Students engage as environmental engineers to develop a procedure that would remove the largest amount of oil from the ocean in the shortest time possible in the event of a large-scale oil spill. The module covers some basic concepts on how human actions impact an ecosystem and different methods of reducing the damage of oil spills on the environment.
- Oil Spill Challenge histogram worksheet.
- Video - Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill - A video about the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and the damage it caused to the surrounding
- Video - Cleaning Up Oil Spills - A video about the Deepwater Horizon oil spill clean up.
Complete Set of Module Files:
AMP-IT-UP Oil Spill Drill Challenge Module Attribution ©2012-2020
Advanced Manufacturing and Prototyping Integrated To Unlock Potential (AMP-IT-UP)
is made possible by a grant from the National Science Foundation (Award Number: 1238089)