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Unit 9: Biodiversity Decline // Section 13: Further Reading

Further Reading

Annenberg Media, Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives, Units 4 ("Microbial Diversity") and 12 ("Biodiversity"), Two units from a professional development course for high school biology teachers, including video, online text, and supporting materials.

Center for Biological Diversity, "The Road to Recovery: 100 Success Stories for Endangered Species Day 2006," Profiles of species that have increased their populations under the U.S. Endangered Species Act.

Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, The Search for the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker, News, evidence, and updates from the researchers who claimed to have found an ivory-bill in 2004.

Rolf Gradinger, "Arctic Sea Ice: Channels of Life," NOAA Ocean Explorer, Explore the unique environment of Arctic sea ice communities.

University of California Museum of Paleontology, "The Phylogeny of Life," Detailed information on the structure, ecology, and fossil records of major subgroups in the three domains of life. An online guide to the world's flora and fauna, with information on each group's taxonomy, natural history, abundance, distribution, and ecology.


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