Down, Dung and Dirty

Students observe the changes seen in succession and the biodiversity of a community through its species richness and evenness. They create a dung culture in a clear plastic cup from horse, goat or cow dung then observe the numbers of species of fungi that grow over a two week period.

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5th - 10th
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14 days
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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