The Influence of Exotic Plant Invasion on Pollinator Abundance
11 May 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Maxcy Nicole Hill
Virginia Commonwealth University
This lesson introduces two global change factors, natural habitat loss and exotic plant invasion, and analyzes how these stressors impact the biodiversity and abundance of pollinator species....
08 May 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Eric Stachura
Kennesaw State University
This scenario takes students through the development of an invasive species partial differential equation model. Basic models are discussed first, which lead students to eventually develop their...
Rayda Rayda Krell
Urban stream invaders: a scientist spotlight featuring Dr. Piatã Santana Marques
15 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jennifer Apple
Students read and interpret data from a study which addresses how urbanization affects the invasive attributes of a non-native species. They also reflect on the identity of the lead researcher and...
Kristen M Waring
Wilnelia Recart Gonzalez
Erika Nicole Schwarz Taylor
Investigating the Ecology of Mosquitoes and Birds in Hawaii
22 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Michelle Phillips
Hawaii Community College
Examining biotic and abiotic environmental factors explain the historic, present, and future prevalence and range of avian malaria in Hawaii. The activity also asks how this affects local...
Travis David Marsico
Investigating Leaf Litter Decomposition and Invertebrate Communities in Streams
12 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Alida Janmaat
University of the Fraser Valley
Students utilize the provided dataset to engage in an open-inquiry project on the impacts of abiotic and biotic factors on stream macroinvertebrate communities and/or leaf litter decomposition.
George P Kraemer