As global climate change (and other anthropogenic factors) affects ecosystems, some plant and animal species may go extinct, while others may thrive. As we learned in the video “What Darwin never knew”, the ability of an organism to adapt to an environment can give them a selective advantage to obtain resources.
If you are not sure which species are in danger of going extinct, please visit the or (don’t forget that plants can go extinct too).
If you need help identifying organisms that may thrive please read
Participation in this activity will help you master course outcomes:
Explain how genetic and environmental factors influence the development of living organisms.