Answering Scientific Questions

 

Sometimes answering a scientific question can take many years and many different steps. Learn about how scientists figured out why yellow-cedars were dying in such large numbers in the north Pacific coastal rainforest. These scientists played detective for 20 years to discover the answer! Then complete the included FACT-ivity to determine whether or not land managers should make changes to wilderness areas, even to save a dying species. 

 

Article:

Cedar Waxing or Waning? - Scientific Models edition

Activity:

FACTivity (pg. 58)