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A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Mammal Classification.
Describes the current state of the Southern Sea Otter and efforts to explain declining population levels. The answer to the problem lies in the interplay of multiple factors giving students a real world conservation problem.
Covers violent behavior in primates and how this relates evolutionarily to humans. Looks at the scientific method and assumptions and prejudices people have brought to research.
Covers artificial selection and domestication of animals by looking at conservation efforts to revive populations of the only truly wild, as opposed to feral, horse population remaining.
Covers attempts to back breed aurochs through the use of genetics and back breeding. Looks at efforts to restore wild areas of Europe by reintroducing the historical herbivore of the ecosystem.
Learn about the population status of the platypus in Australia and how they may be speciating.
Learn how walrus are adapting to changing arctic climate, and what this may mean for people.
This study guide reviews mammalian ancestors and evolution, as well as the classical and phylogenetic classifications of mammals.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Mammal Classification.