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  • Kinds Of Alligators
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    This paper will discuss alligators. It will cover kinds of alligators, their habitat, their food and hunting, breeding, the value of their meat and skin, and the dangers of an alligator. There are two kinds of alligators. The first kind of alligator there is, is the Alligator Mississippiensis or the American Alligator. The American Alligator is the largest of all members of the crocodile family. It has a large body, thick limbs, a broad head, and a muscular tail. It can also weigh up to 500 poun...
  • Animal Survival In Terrestrial Environments
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    Vertebrate Adaptions For Terrestrial Life AP-Biology Essay on vertebrate structural adaptations for terrestrial life. (From an actual past AP-BIOLOGY test) The problems of survival of animals on land are very different from those of survival of animals in aquatic environment. Describe four problems associated with animal survival in terrestrial environments but not in aquatic environments. For each problem, explain a physiological of structural solution. Four problems faced by animals on land ar...
  • H Differences Between The Crocodile And Alligator
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    The American Crocodile! Show doth the little crocodile Improve his shining tail, And pour the waters of the Nile On every golden scale! How cheerfully he seems to grin, How neatly spreads his claws, And welcomes little fishes in With gently smiling jaws! !" Table of Contents"H Introduction "H Evolution"H Family"H Subfamily"H Anatomy"H Differences between the crocodile and alligator"H Salinity regulation"H Body temperature"H Habitats"H Range "H Florida"H Endangered Species"H Hides"H Hunting"H Tur...
  • Water Guns And Water Easter Eggs
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    Personal Essay: Look Before You Leap One bright Easter day about four years ago, my family had gone to my grandparents' house to celebrate Easter like we usually do each year. We talked, ate, and had fun. Little did we know when we drove up to the house that, by the end of the day, we would be in a hospital emergency room. It all started when my cousin suggested that we have a water fight. We had water guns and 'water Easter eggs. ' These were plastic eggs filled with water that would come open ...
  • Of The Symptoms Of Schistosomiasis
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    Ever wonder what kind of parasites are in your water, or how they can enter in to your body to make you very sick Well it is most definite that no on want to get sick. The information found in this paper was collected over the past month, either by going to the library or by accessing information off the Internet at home, almost every night. The point that will be given to you is a little in information about the infectious disease called Schistosomiasis. The points the main points will be the c...
  • Terrestrial Amphibians Except Caecilians Use The Tongue
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    Amphibians Introduction Amphibians are unique life forms in that there is no single characteristic that describes amphibians, such as hair on mammals and gills on fish. The name, Amphibia means "double life" (Duellman 1). The term Amphibian can be interpreted in two ways, either as an animal spending part of its life in water and then changing to an aquatic adult, or as an animal spending its life in and out of water. Amphibians are surprisingly variable. There are three main types of Amphibians...
  • Blame For Water Pollution From Factory Farming
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    Water is one of our most important sources of life. However it seems that humans have not realized how important it is. Factory farming affects rivers, lakes, and coastal waters. The reason for water pollution is that packed manure lagoons drive animal waste into waterways. Farm animals' manure contains nitrogen and phosphorus that pollute our water. In December 1999, the Izaak League of Nation did a report with the help of the Clean Water Network. This report surveys water pollution caused by f...
  • Change From Tadpole To Frog
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    Most common frogs live in or around freshwater and lay their eggs in water. The eggs hatch into small tadpoles which grow and develop into frogs over a period of months. This change from tadpole to frog is called metamorphosis. The process involves not only the growth of legs, arms and loss of the tail, but internal gills are replaced by lungs and the digestive system changes to cope with a diet of insects rather than algae and decaying animal matter. The aquatic tadpole metamorphoses to become ...

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