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Title: Tolerance in the Tropics
Url: http://ewradio.org/program.aspx?ProgramID=4132
Creator: Katt-Reinders, Elizabeth
Publisher: University of Wisconsin--Madison. Sea Grant College Program
Description: Although temperatures are predicted to rise the most in northern latitudes due to global warming, tropical plants and animals might have the most difficult time adapting to climate change. This radio broadcast explains how temperature varies by only a couple of degrees annually in the tropics, and organisms there have a narrow range of temperature tolerance. The clip is 2 minutes in length and is available in MP3 format.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Environmental sciences -- Environmental conditions. Environmental quality. Environmental indicators. Environmental degradation -- Global environmental change
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Tropics (General)
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Temperature and radiation
GEM Subject: Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Meteorology -- Climate change
Meteorology -- Temperature
Ecology -- Tropical rain forests
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2005-11-22
Resource Type: Event (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
mp3
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Language: English
Rights: University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: earth science
Environmental science
Physical sciences
science
Date Of Record Release: 2010-11-17 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-08-12 12:34:01 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE  DLESE
Full Record Views: 74
Resource URL Clicks: 6
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