Homework Research FRQ—2013.4 Biodiversity

Homework:   What are two characteristics that ecosystems with high biodiversity have?  What are three anthropogenic activities that have resulted in loss of biodiversity & explain how each has lowered biodiversity.  For each anthropogenic activity, make a proposal (other than banning the activity) that could be done to REDUCE the loss of biodiversity.  What are two naturally occurring factors that can lead to a loss of biodiversity?  What are two ecological benefits that higher biodiversity provides.

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