Lessons for Invasive Species

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  • Gale Schools - Lesson Plans - Secondary: Science - Population - … + Guide students as they gain general information about invasive species by reading the resource "Introduced species." by Bill Freedman in Science Resource Center … a new species into an area and the importance of preventing this type of introduction. Include an example of an invasive specie, background information about population growth, how and why this specie became invasive and what impact it will …
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  • The Invasion Game - … can read and discuss the Invasive Plants article from the National Geographic for Kids website. Print the Invasive Species Kids Fun Book from … problem and/or eradicate the species from its non-native habitat. - After students have researched another invasive species, have them share what they have learned. You can use the Exploring the Effects of Invasive Species on Local …
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  • How Do Populations Grow? - … an environment controls the growth of populations. 3. Describe how invasive species can affect the balance of ecosystems. Background Ecologists study the … interacting with a particular environment. Invasive species can throw off the delicate balance of an ecosystem, destroying several species in the process. We … number of producers doubles. 14. Begin with two invasive herbivores. This time, the invasive herbivores eat the producers before the native herbivores …
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  • Invasive Species - … the relocation of animal species. Ask students to take notes on different invasive species, including the ways in which the species moved from one … News: Invasive Species in the United States National Geographic News: Invasive Species "Stowaways" May Lose Rides on Ships The Boulder News: Saving Endangered Species by "Re-creating Habitat" Invasive and Exotic Species Invasivespecies.gov …
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  • Aliens In Your Socks - … of environmental conditions than do most native species that are finely adapted to specific niches. Invasive species, by germinating early and growing fast … utilize soil nutrients and water resources before the native species. Additionally, the invasive species typically have evolved a variety of means of defense against predation. All of these factors contribute the aggressive establishment of invasive
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  • Battlefield Earth - … with all topics related to invasive species, control, federal regulations, and identification of native and non-native species. This portion of the Web … Aquatic Species of Concern http://www.anstaskforce.gov/species.htm This Web site provides students with additional information in regards to invasive species. The site offers students the opportunity to view 3D models of various non-native invasive species in an electronic …
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  • Choose A Viewpoint And Structure An Argument - … Argument 1 Exotic Invasive Plant Species of Southern Appalachia Lesson Plans Objectives: Construct and support an argument related to exotic invasive species. Prepare in … information about the vulnerability of the Great Smoky Mountains to invasive species and the "tens rule." (5 minutes) Review how to write … not the exotic plant will become invasive. They must defend their position using their knowledge of invasive species. Lesson 9: Choose a Viewpoint …
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  • Endangered And Threatened - … animals. Non-native species compete with native species for water, food, and breeding space, and even eat native species. Some, called invasive species, are so aggressive that they take over and displace native species from their habitat. Bullfrogs are an invasive species, brought … and threatened species. Protection includes plans for recovering the species. Recovery may mean restoring the animal or plants' habitat, removing invasive species, or breeding …
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  • GREAT Lakes Ecology - … cardboard tubes to make models of lighthouses Newspaper articles on Invasive Species, Lighthouses, Loons, The Great Lakes, and the Clinton River and … "Ghostly Lights Return" by Annick Hivert-Carthew 16 short stories Invasive Species Laminated Purple Real Loose Strife plants with flowers Purple Loose … Sea Lamprey Battle Continues VCR Invasive Aquatic Plants SeaGrant K. TePas and P. Charlebois Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Week Tools for Teachers 3 …
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  • The Gulf of Maine - The Impact of Human Activity on a Marine Ecosystem - … rare species, they will be asked to identify key threats to the species. For invasive species, they will need to identify the threats these species … ://www.coastalstudies.org/stellwagen/zoo.htm * Commercial Species ** Food Resource for Commercial Fisheries *** Rare Species **** Invasive Species INVESTIGATING OUR WORLD Using the resources above … species for the Gulf of Maine. For Rare Species (***): What are the key threats to your species' population? For Invasive Species (****): What threats does your species
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