HS-LS4-6: Human Impact on Biodiversity Solution
Create or revise a simulation to test a solution to mitigate adverse impacts of human activity on biodiversity. (Cause and Effect)
Clarification Statement: Emphasis is on designing solutions for a proposed problem related to threatened or endangered species, or to genetic variation of organisms for multiple species.
Assessment Boundary: none
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Human impact (e.g. overpopulation, overexploitation, habitat destruction, pollution, invasive species, climate change)
Cause and Effect
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