APES NOTEBOOK
1/20     1     APES Syllabus and APES Safety Release Form - release form will be turned in
                   (for your review only:  GHHS Honor Code and Safety Information
1/20     2     Lab: Fishing for the Future
1/20     3     Notes: Ecosystems (Ch. 3)
1/21     4     Lab: Producers and Consumers
1/21     5     Wksht: How Ecosystems Work
1/21     6     Article: How Borders of an Ecosystem are Defined
1/26     7     Lab: Carbon Cycle
1/26     8     Wksht: Carbon Cycle
1/26     9     Article: Untouched Forests Store More Carbon
1/27    10    Lab: Nitrogen Cycle
1/27    11    Wksht: Tracking the Path of Nitrogen
1/27    12    Notes: Evolution (Ch. 4)
1/27    13    Article: Gaia Hypothesis
1/28    14    Lab: Modeling Evolution w/discussion (200 word minimum: results & learned, then RELATE)
1/29            StreamWatch ID Guide (DUE Feb 3)
1/29    15    Lab: Island Biogeography
1/29    16    Article: When Animals Evolve on Islands
1/29    17    Article: Bacteria Make Major Shift
2/1      18    Article: Why Preserve Biodiversity?
2/1      19    Notes: Populations (Ch. 5)
2/2      20    Lab: Predator Prey Interaction
2/3      21    Lab: Succession
2/3      22    Notes: Human Population (Ch. 6)
2/4      23    Lab: Power of the Pyramids
2/4      24    Article: Go Forth & Multiply A Lot Less
2/8      25    Project: Ecological Study  (DUE Feb 21st by 11:59 PM)

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FIRST NOTEBOOK CHECK (items 1-25):  Thursday, 11 Feb 2016
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2/8      26     Lab: Species Diversity
2/9      27     Lab: Survivorship
2/9      28     Article: Overpopulation Could be a People/Planet Problem
2/10    29     Notes: Terrestrial Biodiversity (Ch. 7)
2/10    30     Article: Grasslands
2/11    31     Lab: Factors That Influence Ecosystems w/discussion
2/11    32     Article: The Tiaga
2/12    33     Notes: Aquatic Biodiversity (Ch. 8)
2/12    34     We did not get to this one, therefore optional - Video Notes: Planet Earth - Freshwater​
2/16    35     Case Study: State of Global Forests
2/16    36     Article: Saving West Africa's Last Rainforest
2/17    37     Lab: River & Stream Systems  (outside to gather data)
2/17    38     Wksht: Streams & Rivers
2/18    39     Notes: Species Approach (Ch. 9)
2/18    40     Article: Should Endangered Species Act Be Strengthened?
2/22    41     Video Notes: Racing Extinction (only trailer available)
2/22    42     Lab: Endangered Species
2/23    43     Lab: Ripple Effect
2/23    44     Article: Wolf Killings
2/23    45     Lab: Moose Malady
2/24    46     Wksht: Cats Into Borneo  (video link here
2/24    47     Case Study: Illegal Immigration
2/24    48     Article: Python Predation
2/25    49     Video Notes: Cane Toads
2/25    50     Article: Lionfish Infestation

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SECOND NOTEBOOK CHECK (items 25 - 50): Wednesday, 2 Mar 2016
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2/26    51     Notes: Sustaining Terrestrial Biodiversity (Ch. 10)
2/26    52     Article: Oregon Standoff     
2/29    53     Lab: Forestry & Conservation
2/29    54     Article: Developers, Ranchers Encroaching
2/29    55     Notes: Sustaining Aquatic Biodiversity (Ch. 11)
3/1               ACT Day
3/2      56     Lab: Tree Cookies w/discussion
3/2      57     Article: Burn, Baby, Burn
3/3      58     Lab: Fisheries Mismanagement
3/3      59     Article: Fishing Blues
3/3      60     Article: Can We Have Our Fish and Eat It Too
3/7              Bonus video - End of the Line
3/8      61     Notes: Food, Soil & Pests (Ch. 12)
3/8      62     Article: Possible to Feed 9 Billion
3/9      63     Lab: Soil Porosity & Permeability
3/9      64     Wksht: Examining Soil Profiles & Horizons
3/10    65     Case Study: Global Grain Production
3/10    66     Article: Is Food Irradiation Safe
3/11    67     Video Response: Fresh  (video link)
3/14    68     Lab: Pest Solutions
3/14    69     Wksht: Food Production & Consumption
3/14    70     Article: Overweight Outnumber Hungry
3/15    71     Notes: Water Resources (Ch. 13)
3/15    72     Wksht: Wastewater Treatment   (use this website)
3/15    73     Video Notes: FLOW - For Love of Water  (video link here)
3/16    74     Lab: Foul Water w/discussion
3/17    75     Notes: Geology (Ch. 14)
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THIRD NOTEBOOK CHECK (items 51 - 75): 21 Mar 2016
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​3/17    76     Wksht: Rock Cycle
3/21    77     Lab: Earthquake Plotting
3/21    78     Lab: Plate Boundaries
3/21    79     Article: Ring of Fire
3/21    80     Article: Killer Waves on the East Coast
3/22    81     Lab: Temperature & Chemical Weathering
3/22    82     Notes: Nonrenewable Energy (Ch. 15)
3/23    83     Notes: Renewable Energy (Ch. 16)
3/23    84     Lab: Mission Possible  (full lab here)
3/24    85     Lab: Our Choice - Nonrenewable Resources
3/24    86     Article: Chernobyl Zone
4/4      87     Project: StreamWatch Ecological Study
4/4      88     Case Study: Oil & Natural Gas
4/4      89     Article: Fracking in NC
4/5      90     Lab: Our Choice - Renewable Resources Part One
                    Lab: Our Choice - Renewable Resources Part Two
4/5      91     Article: Wind Farms in NC
4/6      92     Notes: Risk, Toxicology & Human Health (Ch. 17)
4/6      93     Article: Rapid Spread of the Zika Virus
4/7      94     Case Study: Persistent Organic Pollutants
4/7      95     Lab: What's Bugging You
4/8      96     Lab: Lichens as Indicators of Air Quality
4/11     97     Notes: Air & Air Pollution (Ch. 18)
4/11     98     Lab: Auto Emissions
4/11     99     Article: Smallest of Pollutants
4/12    100    Lab: Emissions Trading w/discussion

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FOURTH NOTEBOOK CHECK (items 76 - 100): 14 April 2016
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4/12     101    Article: The New Normal
4/12     102    Article: How Much CO2 is Safe
4/13     103    Notes: Climate Change and Ozone Loss (Ch. 19)
4/13     104    Video Notes: TED TALK: The Case for Optimism on Climate Change
4/13     105    Article: Sea Level Rise
4/14     106    Lab: Global Warming & the IPCC Report (IPCC Report)
4/14     107    Article: Global Warming is Epic
4/15     108    Notes: Water Pollution (Ch. 20)
4/15     109    Article: Male Fish in NC​
4/18     110    Lab: Pollution Solution
4/18     111     Video Notes: Can the Gulf Survive?
4/18     112     Article: Exxon Valdez
4/19     113     Case Study: Restoring Estuaries
4/19     114     Article: Pharmaceuticals Found in Fish
4/19     115     Notes: Solid & Hazardous Waste (Ch. 21)
4/20     116     Lab: Fruitvale
4/20     117     Article: Polluters to Pay Less
4/20     118     Article: TCE Contamination
4/21     119     Lab: Superfund  (click here for website)
4/21     120     Lab: Water Pollution Puzzle
4/25     121     Notes: Sustainable Cities (Ch. 22)
4/25     122     Article: Slash & Sprawl
4/26     123     Notes: Economics & Politics  (Ch. 23 & 24)
4/27     124     Lab: Politics & Environmental Policy
4/27     125     Article: Politics of Nuclear Waste
4/28 & 29       AP EXAM REVIEW DAYS

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FIFTH NOTEBOOK CHECK (items 101 - 125): 4 May 2016
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5/2                  AP EXAM DAY!!!




APES Notes  (in case you want to print them full size)

Ecosystems (Ch. 3)
Biodiversity & Evolution (Ch. 4)
Species Interactions & Population (Ch. 5)
Human Population (Ch. 6)
Climate & Terrestrial Biodiversity (Ch. 7)
Aquatic Biodiversity (Ch. 8)
Sustaining Biodiversity - Species Approach (Ch. 9)
Sustaining Terrestrial Biodiversity - Ecosystem Approach (Ch. 10)
Sustaining Aquatic Biodiversity (Ch. 11)
Food, Soil, & Pest Management (Ch. 12)
Water Resources (Ch. 13)
Geology & Nonrenewable Minerals (Ch. 14)
Nonrenewable Energy (Ch. 15)
Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (Ch. 16)
Environmental Hazards & Human Health (Ch. 17)
Air & Air Pollution (Ch. 18)
Climate Change & Ozone Pollution (Ch. 19)
Water Pollution (Ch. 20)
Solid & Hazardous Waste (Ch. 21)
Sustainable Cities (Ch. 22)
Economics & Politics (Ch. 23-24
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