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Fire Ants
Fire Ants
Fire Ants Fire Ants Fire ants have been in the United States for over sixty years, and almost every American that lives in or frequently visits the quarantined states which they inhabit has had an unpleasant run in with these troublesome critters. Inhabitants of the Southeast who have ever stood unwittingly atop a fire ant mound know that the insects are aptly named. When the ants sting it creates a sensation similar to scorching caused by a hot needle touching the skin momentarily (1. Tschinke
Science; Rainforests And Earth
Science; Rainforests And Earth
Science; Rainforests And Earth Word Count: 5592 The Tropical Rainforests of the World In this term paper, I will explain the great importance of the tropical Rainforests around the world and discuss the effects of the tragedy of rainforest destruction and the effect that it is having on the earth. I will talk about the efforts being made to help curb the rate of rainforest destruction and the peoples of the rainforest, and I will explore a new topic in the fight to save the rainforest, habitat
The Environment Is Going To Hell
The Environment Is Going To Hell
The Environment Is Going To Hell The Environment Is Going To Hell This is the litany: Our resources are running out. The air is bad, the water worse. The planet\'s specis are dying off-more exactly, we\'re killing them -at the staggering rate of 100,000 per year, a figure that works out to almost 2000 species per weak, 300 per day, 10 per hour, another dead species every 6 minutes. We\'re trashing the planet, washing away the topsoil, paving over our farmlands, systematically deforesting our wi