View all Standards

Standard H.B.6A

H.B.6A Ecosystems have carrying capacities, which are limits to the numbers of organisms and populations they can support. Limiting factors include the availability of biotic and abiotic resources and challenges such as predation, competition, and dise...

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12

Subject(s): Science

Year: 2014

Monitoring Forest Health
Monitoring Forest Health


Students will conduct a forest health checkup of a local forest area, will take forestry measurements, and will evaluate the ecological services provided by trees and forests.

The Three Rivers  | RiverVenture
The Three Rivers | RiverVenture


After floating through the hilly Piedmont, you arrive at the Sandhills of South Carolina. Between 55 and 100 million years ago the sea level was higher and the coast was farther inland. Marine fossils...