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You Might Need To Conserve Your Energy For This True or False Quiz
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Conservation Biology: You Might Need To Conserve Your Energy For This True or False
What is species richness? -> The genetic diversity of a particular species.
Which is currently the biggest threat to biodiversity? -> Acid rain
What does intrinsic value mean? -> Species are more important for conservation if they have higher intrinsic value.
What is the term for the functions nature provides to humans? -> Ecosystem services
What is an ecological footprint? -> The area of land and water that is necessary to support a given lifestyle
Which method is used to estimate the number of breeding individuals in a population? -> Effective population size
Which part of a habitat fragment is usually of the lowest quality? -> The interior
What is bycatch? -> The non-target fish and other organisms caught while fishing for one particular organism
Which of these pollutants bioaccumulates? -> Methane
Which best describes the resource conservation ethic? -> Private organizations should manage land use.
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