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Understanding Endangered Species In Class

What are some of the challenges conservation scientists have when trying to protect local endangered species like the Timber Pine Rattlesnake or The American Chestnut Tree? Students will review literature and data sets regarding local conservation efforts, which will drive group discussions and potential solutions.

Program Location(s):

  • Your school or other location

  • Offered in Southeast Massachusetts

Grades:

9, 10, 11, 12

Price:

See the Southeast Regional School Brochure for updated pricing.

Learning Standards Supported:

  • HS-LS2-1 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - (a)biotic factors and carrying capacity

  • HS-LS2-2 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - (a)biotic factors and biodiversity

  • HS-LS2-6 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - change and resilience in ecosystems

  • HS-LS2-7 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - human activities affect on ecosystems

  • HS-LS4-5 - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - env. changes drive evolution

Contact:

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