Wildlife Quiz

Plant Conservation Alliance Invasive Species

The PAH reaction with DNA makes it mutagenic and carcinogenic. Long-term exposure to low levels of PAHs results in a high-risk of cancer. Lungs (inhalation) and liver/multi-organ (ingestion) are top cancer risks from PAHs. Instead of PAH compounds becoming less harmful as it breaks down with weather an age, it becomes more of an issue as oil weathers and breaks down. The concentration of the cancer causing Benzene increases. As Fox says, pictures are worth a thousand words and proof something is happening that the public deserves to know. Fox's pictures and moving pictures below are worth more than a thousand words. The doctor who is leaving the Daytona Beach area, wrote to the Examiner: "I am also concerned that we will lose these elderly people who are affected simply because their doctors do not know how to treat chemical illness. It is deeply disturbing to me when I hold them in my arms as they cry in fear and frustration and no one does anything. " Deborah Dupré, with post-graduate science and education degrees from U. S.

Animal Quilt Patterns

These areas are industrialized, commercialized, urbanized, and used for agriculture. Deforestation not only causes many plants and animals to become extinct it also causes soil degradation which causes more habitat loss and extinction. Wildlife extinction has a large impact on our world that most people are not aware of. "it will take at least 5 million years for speciation to rebuild the biodiversity we are likely to destroy during this century!" (Sustaining Biodiversity) The instrumental value of some species should be taken into consideration. "Species provide economic value in the form of food crops, fuelwood and lumber, paper, and medicine" (Sustaining Biodiversity). The genetic information in species is also very important to mankind.