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Unformatted text preview: It is important to have different ecosystems. 4. What type of biome do you live in? How have human activities over the past 50 years affected the characteristic vegetation and animal life normally found in the biome you live in? How is your lifestyle affecting this biome? Temperate Clearing of more and more forests Conversion of diverse forests to less biodiverse tree plantations. We have several farms on which we have cleared and planted trees that we can sell. 5. Which factors in your lifestyle contribute to the destruction and degradation of coastal and inland wetlands? Our house at the beach does not have as much of a natural barrier between the ocean and the house as it should....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course ENVIRO 101 taught by Professor Wood during the Spring '11 term at South Carolina.
- Spring '11