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Video Counting Flamingos See how conservationists are tracking flamingo populations in the High Andes. Article Biodiversity Crisis The Biodiversity Crisis: Losing What Counts is part of the museum's essay book series, designed to give teachers, students, a... Educator Materials Biodiversity Counts Pick one activity, one article—or use all units to teach your students about plants, arthropods, or both. This curriculum tea... Educator Materials Plant Ecology Go beyond the basics of field study—use math and science skills and dig in the dirt! Students learn how to count plants as pa... Educator Materials Calculating a Biodiversity Index A Biodiversity Index gives scientists a concrete, uniform way to talk about and compare the biodiversity of different areas.... Blog Post Field Journal: How to Count 18,000 Flamingos As they set out to count every flamingo in an area of Argentina’s Catamarca Province, the team will be visiting 20 lakes in 1... Exhibit Siberian Tiger Tigers are audacious carnivores, bringing down large animals with a flying tackle and forcing their canines into the victim's... Article How to Calculate a Biodiversity Index One is the riskiest number... A more diverse plant population has a better chance of adapting to changes in the environment.... Educator Materials Is There Biodiversity in Our Backyard? You just might be surprised by how diverse and interdependent the living things around your school are. Investigate a patch o...   Nichols, Elizabeth   Blog Post Study Doubles Estimate of World Bird Species New research led by the Museum suggests there may be as many as 18,000 species of birds around the world. Article Keeping a Field Journal 2 Peer into a researcher's field journal, and you'll see science in action. Go inside the New York Botanical Garden for a glimp...
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