Directions The purpose of this assignment is to get us thinking more deeply about water pollution issues that we learned about last week. We will watch a 8-minute video and then respond to prompts with a short essay. You will upload your essay as online t

DirectionsThe purpose of this assignment is to get us thinking more deeply about water pollution issues that we learned about last week.We will watch a 8-minute video and then respond to prompts with a short essay.You will upload your essay as online text (e.g. copy and paste, or type it in the box).Please click the “Submit Assignment” button to get started with writing the essay after you’ve watched the video.TopicFirst, watch this KQED Video about Mercury in the Bay (Links to an external site.), with closed captions provided.Then, answer the following five questions, using the information you learned from this video.https://smartplayer.captionsync.com/play.php?vid=1…Questions to ConsiderHow was mercury used in the Gold Rush?Why does the Bay still have problems with mercury contamination? (the Gold Rush was over 100 years ago!)How is mercury being cleaned up in the Bay?Is it just fish that are contaminated? Is this a worldwide problem?How do you think the mercury contamination problem can best be communicated to the public?Grading10 points totalWrite to five specific topics, outlined above300 minimum words totalComplete sentencesProper spelling and grammar

Directions The purpose of this assignment is to get us thinking more deeply about water pollution issues that we learned about last week. We will watch a 8-minute video and then respond to prompts with a short essay. You will upload your essay as online t

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