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50.What four mechanisms can lead to positive associations between biodiversity and ecosystem process like primary production? Be able to define these four mechanisms.51.What is the definition of conservation?52.The concept of biodiversity crosses biological and ecological scale? Which particular scales were discussed in class?53.How many species are there (known and unknown) and how high are present day extinction ratescompared to the past?54.What are the major categories of ecosystem services and in what ways have they been categorized to contribute to human well being?55.How do we define the risk of extinction of species and what are the category definitions?56.What 3 factors affect the classification of species rarity?57.Be able to list and describe the major threats to biodiversity.58.What is the difference between a nonindigenous species and an invasive species?5 | P a g e
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59.What are some problems with invasive species?60.Know the general policy and management options and specific management recommendations for invasive species at different stages of the invasion process.61.What are demographic risks associated with small population sizes? Please include genetic risks.62.Define the effective population size?63.What are some of the main practices used by conservation biologists to conserve species and ecosystems?64.How do anoxygenic and oxygenic photosynthesis differ?Final class lecture May 165.What are the major pools of S in the environment?a.Hydrosphere 66.What Native American nations are located in the Tar Creek watershed?67.What was being mined near Tar Creek and why?68.What was causing children in the Tar Creek area to have learning disabilities?69.What are the primary causes of acid rain and acid mine drainage?70.What are consequences of acid rain and acid mine drainage in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems?71.Where is Tar Creek located?6 | P a g e

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