Class Project Outline Goal: To conduct an in-depth exploration of a topic of your choice that is linked to an issue in wildlife or fisheries management. This is not a natural history assignment of a particular species. Species (one or more) of interest can be used as examples (focal species) in your exploration of the… Continue reading Goal:
Topic: Coral Bleaching You must have 3 to 5 sources internet sources. • The following must be included: a) Introduction b) Background Information/History/Origins c) Diagram or Models d) Current Impabcict on Earth e) Solutions f) Rational (Opinion)
Learning Goal: I’m working on a ecology report and need a reference to help me learn. Write a summary in an abt structure ( and, but, therefore) of the paper Overview: very briefly summarize the key findings of the paper, and the audience it would attract. This can be helpful to the editor to see… Continue reading Decision: state your decision (accept outright, accept with minor revisions, accept with major revisions, reject) and 1-2 sentences about how you arrived at that decision.
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Watch (5-10 mins): Learn about 22-year-old Amanda Gorman (Links to an external site.) (PBS NewsHour), who read her poem at the inauguration. Amanda Gorman read her poem “The Hill We Climb” during the inaugural events The First Lady Dr. Jill Biden is a fan of Amanda’s poetry. (Links to an external site.) You can also… Continue reading How does the poem weave in the concepts of respect, compassion, and empathy?
What is the role of the public sector in innovation? The public sector has a reputation for adding red tape where it does not belong, constraining innovation. However, the internet itself is a public sector innovation. The World Wide Web was developed at CERN, a government funded non-profit focussed on nuclear research. When and where… Continue reading What is the role of the public sector in innovation?
Learning Goal: I’m working on a ecology multi-part question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. This assignment is based upon your completion of an online survey located here: http://www.footprintnetwork.org/en/index.php/GFN/page/calculators/ (Links to an external site.) Experiment with this survey to complete these questions: 1. Complete all parts of the survey based on… Continue reading How many earths would your lifestyle require if everyone lived the way you do?
Learning Goal: I’m working on a ecology exercise and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. Note: Background information to supplement the lecture material is available at https://www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural-heritage/vaco…. For this exercise, you will be using the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) online mapping tool. To start, go to https://vanhde.org/content/map. You will… Continue reading Do you think that means it is sufficiently helping to sustain populations of wild species?
Learning Goal: I’m working on a ecology writing question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. Cities have the potential to have lower per capita environmental impacts than smaller towns, but frequently cities do not realize this potential. Explain what makes cities both potentially more sustainable than smaller towns but also prone… Continue reading Explain what makes cities both potentially more sustainable than smaller towns but also prone to creating high per-capita environmental impacts.