FNR103 Lecture 1 - 1. ___________________________. 2.

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1. ANSWERS TO SURVEY. 2. SCIENTIFIC METHOD, HYPOTHESIS. 3. EXAMPLE: FLORIDA CORAL REEFS. 4. “PROOF” IN SCIENCE. SUGGESTED READINGS: Baker, B. 1999. First aid for an ailing reef. BioScience 49:173-178. Dunning, J. 1997. The missing awareness, part II… Conservation Biology 11:6-10.
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ANSWERS TO SURVEY WORLD POPULATION SIZE: ________________________________ ANNUAL INCREASE IN WORLD POP: ________________________________ USA POPULATION SIZE: ________________________________
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ANSWERS TO SURVEY NUMBER OF SPECIES ON EARTH: ________________________________ NUMBER OF EXTINCTIONS ANNUALLY: ________________________________
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MAIN THEME OF COURSE TO BE EFFECTIVE, CONSERVATION PLANS MUST BE: 1. SCIENTIFICALLY VALID, 2. POLITICALLY FEASIBLE, 3. ECONOMICALLY AFFORDABLE.
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SCIENTIFIC METHOD
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Unformatted text preview: 1. ___________________________. 2. ___________________________. 3. FORM HYPOTHESIS = _____________________________. 4. _______________________________. 5. _______________________________. 6. ______________________________ ______________________________. EXAMPLE: FLORIDA CORAL REEFS _________________ _________________ ________________. ________________ ________________ HYPOTHESES A) _______________________________ __________________________________ B) _______________________________ ____________________________. SCI. METHOD & PROOF NO HYPOTHESIS IS EVER PROVED. HYPOTHESES ARE ONLY DISPROVED. WHY? 1. _____________________________ _________________________________. 2. ___________________________ ________________________________....
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2011 for the course FNR 103 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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FNR103 Lecture 1 - 1. ___________________________. 2.

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