Hands on learning

Submitted photoIn AP Environmental Science class at Mariposa County High School, students recently determined the biodiversity of the grass on the school’s campus by collecting data on the number of grass vs. weeds species in three small quadrants (squares). They then used calculations to estimate the entire biodiversity of a 1-square-meter area of space. ...

An online subscription is required to view news content on this website.

To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers receive free access to the online edition; current subscribers please click here to request your free access.