Exploring the "Systems" in Ecosystems.
In this media-rich lesson, students use a systems thinking approach to explore the components and processes of ecosystems. They analyze both a hypothetical and a local ecosystem by identifying abiotic and biotic components and their relationships. In this lesson plan, students consider how animals solve the problem of finding food, especially under harsh climatic conditions. Forces in the Environment: During "Rebirth in Fire," students will hear from foresters and biologists as the Tacklebox Team examines fire as a force in the environment. While fire has historically played an important role in ecosystems, it is a natural process that cannot always be controlled.
Prescribed burns are routinely used to maintain a healthy forest environment and manage resources. Travel to Kisatchie National Forest and Yellowstone National Park to learn about the natural recovery process for native plants that benefit from fire. Katelyn and Blake are nuts about animals, especially reptiles!
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She knows a lot about reptiles. Here's a good question: What makes a good home for alligators?
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Ecosystem Services Biodiversity Course. Why is biodiversity important? Explore how healthy ecosystems provide crucial direct, indirect, and aesthetic-ethical benefits to humans. Three Levels of Biodiversity.
What's the difference between diversity in genees and species? Why are some species better than others at adapting to environmental changes? Learn more about specific levels of biodiversity, and see examples of plant and animal species and why they are important to each level. Why Do Birds Migrate?
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See how seasonal changes drive patterns in animal behavior. Track the movement of two migratory birds of prey—ospreys and turkey vultures—as they travel between North and South America over a single calendar year. Words that rhyme with swamp. Translation of swamp for Spanish Speakers.
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What origins we bring to you and your kin.
A word with surprisingly literal origins. Do you feel lucky?
How we chose 'justice'. And is one way more correct than the others? How to use a word that literally drives some people nuts. The awkward case of 'his or her'. Identify the word pairs with a common ancestor. Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.
Managing peatlands in Indonesia: Challenges and opportunities for local and global communities. The future of wetlands: Steady as Murdiyarso goes. A look at unseen meadows.