To understand the structure and function of natural ecosystems and biological communities within an ecosystem.
To formulate and test hypotheses by performing simulation experiments.
To explain how natural ecosystems are used by humans, how humans are dependent on them and how human activities alter them.
To do this lab:
1. See the START HERE module below to help you navigate this online lab.
2. Read the Lab Instructions. It has background, video, and instructions to walk you through each step of the online simulator.
3. Use the Lab Report to record your data, screenshot, and answers.
4. Refer to the Lab Rubric under Assessments/Assignments for grading criteria.