Flashcards in Extinction Deck (6)
List 3 factors that determine the conservation status of a species
- population size
- reproductive potential
- probability of extinction
What are the human factors that lead to extinction?
- introduction of invasive species
- habitat destruction
Natural factors that cause mass extinction
- meteorite impact
- ice age
What biome suffers from unsustainable exploitation?
What important function do tropical biomes play?
local water cycles