Plant Conservation

Scientists have identified over 390,000 unique species of plants on the planet and new species are being described daily. It is more than a little surprising to learn that over 82,000 of these species are currently threatened with extinction. This alarming number represents 20% of all the known plant diversity currently on Earth. This course will explore the importance of plant diversity and the wide variety of current threats to plant survival.

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course length: 1 - 2 hours
fulfills requirement for: Animal Care Certificate