Identify Pennsylvania plants and animals that are on the threatened or endangered list.
Threatened, Endangered and Extinct Species
Explain natural or human actions in relation to the loss of species.
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Recognize that extinction of a species occurs when the environment changes and the adaptive characteristics of a species are insufficient to allow its survival.
Explain how fossils provide evidence about plants and animals that once lived throughout Pennsylvania’s history (e.g., fossils provide evidence of different environments).
Differentiate between instinctive and learned animal behaviors that relate to survival.
Describe the behavioral and physical responses of organisms to environmental changes and how those responses affect survival.
Distinguish between instinctive and learned animal behaviors that relate to survival.