Biodiversity Is the Rich Variety of Life on Earth


  • Aug 12 2010 11:47 PM

    Wendy Marsters

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This resource, from the American Museum of Natural History, provides students with a basic understanding of biodiversity, why it is important, and the problems that threaten our ecosystems and the quality of life on earth. In addition to the information on the pages, visitors can link to images and animations with further explanations about key concepts.

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    Grade: 3 to 8

    Topics: Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Science


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