Unit 9: Biodiversity and human impacts
400 possible mastery points
About this unitIn this unit, you'll explore the complexities of human impacts on the environment. From habitat destruction to resource overuse, you'll learn about the challenges we face in preserving biodiversity. But don't worry, you'll also discover how science and technology can be our best allies in the fight against environmental problems.
Find out how biodiversity measures variety in the natural world.
Why is biodiversity important? Explore how variety in nature improves our lives and sustains our world.
Learn how responsible use of natural resources can help us build a more sustainable future.
Can technology advance without posing a threat to ecosystems? What might a green future look like?
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