Unit 1: Environmental History

Essential Questions:
  1. What has our world looked like over geological time?
  2. How do the conditions in our current climate compare to the history of our atmosphere?
  3. What research methods are used to determine this information?

  • Ecological concepts:
    • Scavenger Hunt
    • Geologic Time
    • Individual, Population, Community, Ecosystem, Biome, Biosphere
    • Apex Predators and Keystone Species
    • Trophic Levels
    • Biodiversity
    • Edges, matrices, corridors,  and environment destruction


Unit I: Environmental History Warm-ups


Unit I: Environmental History