Spanish students have studied the banks of the Guadiana river in order to learn about the invasive species known as ”Camalote”. This is an aquatic plant that was thrown away from a private aquarium to the river and now lives in the Guadiana river being very harmful to the native species of the river.
Other activity has been an introduction to the study of the birds which live on the banks of the river. There live a lot of species of birds as purple herons, storks and ducks.
IES Sáenz de Buruaga has started to work in the new block of the project Loss of Biodiversity . We have prepared several activities in this block . The first one has been a special activiy with a educational bus where expert of the Extremenian administration have been explainig interesting knowledges about invasives species . We have learnt that pets as squirrels or turtles can become dangerous species which can eliminate other native species.