Thesis Papers: How has human activity impacted Earth’s natural ecosystems?
What kinds of problems can invasive species cause? Do you think one group of invasive species is worse than another? Why, or why not?
Is there one effective way to combat the spread of an invasive species? Can you propose a method?
Provide some information on an invasive species in your area. You can conduct a quick search on your state using the following website. Be sure to take a look under each category (e.g., aquatic species, animals, etc.):
Source: National Agriculture Library. (2013). State resources. United States Department of Agriculture. Retrieved fromhttp://www.invasivespeciesinfo.gov/unitedstates/state.shtml.
If you do not live in the United States, please try to find information on invasive species in your area of the world or you can choose a region of interest to you in the United States.
How was your chosen invasive species introduced into your area? If a reason was not provided with your resource, please give a hypothesis of how this could happen.
How has human activity impacted Earth’s natural ecosystems?
What can you do to help prevent the spread of invasive species?