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Identify a viewpoint from the video that highlights the importance of biodiversity. Do you believe every species is connected to one another, as expressed in the video? Why or why not? In the video Tom speaks of the hidden value of nature. He explains how nearly half of our medicines come from nature. I can appreciate the value of many species on the earth today. However, I find it impossible to believe that EVERY species is connected in such a way that we need that species if we expect our habitats to remain in a natural state. This evening I took a look at the endangered species list and noticed that the
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Unformatted text preview: Giant Kangaroo Rat was on this list. I began to research this animal further. This animal lives on sandy and dry grasslands. They only eat leaves, seeds, buds of young plants, and stems. This animal only comes out for a total of 15 minutes a day. Nowhere in my research was I able to find a benefit of this animal being in existence. Because of this, I cannot agree with every species being connected to one another. (And thank God cuz I am constantly praying all Palmetto Bugs will die out!!!!)...
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