Essay about Pollution Throughout History

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Assignment 2: Organisms in Your Biome In this assignment, you will create a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation that exhibits the different organisms in your current biome. Include the following in your presentation: Describe Your Own Environment Consider the natural environment or biome found in the geographic area where you currently live. For example, if you live in the Midwest, the natural biome for this area is the grassland. If you live in Alaska you are likely to live in either the tundra or the boreal forest. Describe the main features of the biome found in your geographic area. Include features such as the environment (moisture, temperature) and any topographic features that would influence the climate (mountains,…show more content…
What will happen to the rarer species? Will they cease to exist? Identify five plants and five animals that you feel would inhabit this warmer area. Describe this new ecosystem and the new interactions that will most likely exist. Additional Topics to Include How would environmental management practices change in your area? Would this drastic shift in temperature impact culture and society in your area? Would you still choose to live in this area after a drastic shift in temperature? Give reasons to support your answer. Use pictures from the Internet to represent your chosen species, and give credit to these Web sites. Support your statements with 3–5 credible sources. Use the last slide of your presentation as a reference slide. Develop a 10–15-slide presentation in Microsoft PowerPoint format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Use the following file naming convention: LastnameFirstInitial_M3_A2.ppt. By Monday, July 30, 2012, deliver your assignment to the M3: Assignment 2 Dropbox. Assignment 2 Grading Criteria Maximum Points Describe the environment where you live in terms of its biome. 12 Identify five plants and five animals within your biome, and describe how they interact with one another. 40 Consider the ten organisms you picked and describe what each one needs to survive (including interactions between the organisms). 28 Identify five plants and
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