Assignments

1. Endangered Plant (10 pts)

Choose a listed (endangered or threatened) species of plant.  Here are some places you might look:
  • US endangered or threatened, e.g. Northeaster Bulrush Furbish Lousewort, Spreading Globeflower.
  • Pennsylvania endangered or threatened plant e.g. American Beach Grass
In no more than one double-spaced typed page, you must cover at least the following topics:
  1. Common and scientific name of the organism.
  2. Range (where it is found now and originally; perhaps a map?)
  3. Habitat
  4. Why is it endangered?
  5. What is being done to help it recover?
  6. Your source(s)