Population Notes Pictures
Age Structure Diagram (well look at these more closely when we talk about human population)
TOO MANY NUTRIA?
Question: Is sterilization of one gender an effective means of population control?
Suggested Topics for Discussion in Your Background:
o What are they?
They are a semi aquatic rodent and are the only member of the fami
Using Quadrat Sampling to Estimate Leaf Litter Population Density
Leaf litter is comprised of leaves and debris that has dropped off trees to form a layer of detritus. Many organisms,
especially insects make their home among the pieces of de
a. What is population?
i. A group of organisms of one species living in the same place at the same time.
b. Population vs. Community
i. Population=1 species
ii. Community=Multiple interacting species (populations)
Chinas One Child Policy
The slide show I showed in class discussed a little about Chinas One Child Policy. Lets look at little closer;
Understanding the Issue - http:/www.marketplace.org/2010/06/21/world/china-1-child-policy/cast-characters-outside-critic
Name: Addie LeBlanc
Calculating Population Growth Rate and Doubling Time
There are four variables that influence the growth rate of the human population. Crude birth rate (CBR) and
immigration are inputs and increase the popula