Initiative News & Calendar
June 8, 2017
CLK students build new outdoor learning space
CALUMET, Mich. (WLUC) - Kindergarteners and 4th graders at Calumet-Laurium-Keweenaw (CLK) Elementary have been hard at w ... >>more
June 3, 2017
Houghton High students present science research
By Garrett Neese, Daily Mining Gazette, June 2, 2017 HOUGHTON — For the sixth year, Houghton High School biology stud ... >>more
May 30, 2017
Students help battle invasive species in Lake Superior
HOUGHTON, Mich. (WLUC) - Keweenaw Peninsula students are doing their part in the battle against invasive species in Lake ... >>more
VIEW ALL NEWS
July 24, 2017 | Monday
Design A Sustainable Future Teacher Institute
VIEW FULL CALENDAR

 

 
Dollar Bay High School Grades 9 - 10
(Dollar Bay-Tamarack City Area Schools)
 

Project Description
(20 students / 4 Teachers)

Researching Local Waters Using Remotely-Operated Vehicles (ROVs)
Develop a two trimester science elective course which engages students in designing, constructing, and testing a Remotely-Operated Vehicles (ROV), and then using it to conduct research below the water’s surface.

Teachers
(lead teacher in bold)

  • Matt Zimmer
  • Bill Rivest-Principal
  • Karen Helminen
  • Sara Moilanen
  • Kim Rogan

Community Partners

  • H & Y Marina
  • Houghton County Historical Society
  • Michigan Tech High School Enterprise

Project Photos

 
ROV Deployment & tether   ROV deployment 11-23-10
     
 
ROV construction   ROV construction
     
 
ROV videobox   ROV in water
     
 
ROV testing   ROV Depployment
     
Past Projects

 

 
 

809 Hecla Street | Hancock, Michigan 49930 | 906.482.0331 | info@LakeSuperiorStewardship.org

HOME | ABOUT THE INITIATIVE | SCHOOL-COMMUNITY PROJECTS | RESOURCES | GET INVOLVED | CALENDAR & NEWS | CONTACT