Welcome to One Health Lessons
This video, filmed in 2019 outside of a library in an Australian coastal city, demonstrates what happens when cities replace natural habitats. Wild animals (like these ecologically important bats) have no other choice but to live near people. Their previously vast forest is now limited to a half city block.
Let’s talk about how the environment affects animal health and human health. Let’s talk about how people can collaborate to make the world healthier and more sustainable. This collaboration is called “One Health” and this site is full of One Health lessons for children and the general public.
Teaching 12-year-old students about tick-borne diseases, risk factors and how to protect oneself.