6.2.3

Definition

The student will conclude that populations grow or decline due to a variety of factors. At least — Linear/exponential growth Carrying capacity/limiting factors Species specific reproductive factors (such as birth rate, fertility rate) Factors unique to the human population (medical, agricultural, cultural) Immigration/emigration Introduced species. 

Activities

The Case of the Disappearing Blue Crab

Engagement

Exploration


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