In this exercise, students will learn how organisms respond to the change in climate since the last glacial maximum (LGM) by comparing modern and Pleistocene era beetles, mammals and plant taxon distribution.
About the Tool
|Tool Name||Beetles, Mammals, and Plants: Is Climate Driving Range Shifts Since the Last Glacial Maximum|
|Topic(s) in Discipline||Biodiversity, Animal Diversity, Evolution and Behavior, Species and Speciation, Ecology, Populations, Zoogeography|
|Climate Topic||Climate and the Biosphere|
|Type of Tool||Laboratory Activity|
|Developed by||Christian George (High Point University), Jessie Rock (North Dakota State University), Allan Ashworth, North Dakota State University)|
|Hosted at||Science Education Resource Center (SERC) at Carleton College|