Why Should You Care About Biological Diversity?
Topics of Interest to the SENCER Community
The Paper Begins with a Definition of Biodiversity and Recommends
Areas of Public Policy and Academic Interest for Preserving
Includes a Brief Discussion About the Necessity of Teaching
Students About Biodiversity from a Multidisciplinary Standpoint
- Such methods will help students understand the ways in which
issues of biodiversity directly impact their lives.
- Such teaching strategies will also reinforce the concept of
human dependency on diverse species of plants and animals for
health and survival.
Provides an Overview of Problems Faced in Biodiversity Conservation
from the Genetic Level to the Species and Community Levels
Explains the Role of Education and Public Policy in Reversing
Biodiversity Depletion and Insuring the Success of Future
Biodiversity Conservation Efforts
Why Should You Care About Biological Diversity? (Acrobat (PDF) 89kB Jul17 08)