Chap. 15 Biomes

Chap. 15 Biomes - Finishing up Ecosystems Read the first...

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Finishing up Ecosystems… Read the first page of the handout on your chair, then set up your Petri dish “The Ecosystem Within” Are the factors the same (abiotic/biotic)? Where are the different habitats? Are babies sterile when they are born? Circumcision protocol What role do broad-spectrum antibiotics play?
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Silent Spring by Rachel Carson 1962
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Please write a one paragraph summary (not your reaction) of the Silent Spring chapter that you read.
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1. Carson uses many examples of anecdotal evidence to support the claim that DDT is harming birds. Is it reasonable to expect that policy changes would be made on the basis of the provided examples? What kind of research would be important? 1. An example of an invasive species (p. 105) 1. “the rain of chemicals increased to a downpour” (p. 106 middle) 4. Summarize the effects of DDT on animals 5. Why is the removal of diseased tree portions such an effective practice? 6. How are bald eagles doing now?
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