Minnesota Ecosystem Problems?

Answer Minnesota is a geologically and biologically diverse state, but many of its ecosystem pressures are shared almost universally: climate instability, micro-toxification of the general environment, fr... Read More »

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What does the Minnesota Department of Transportation use to melt the road ice in Minnesota?

The Minnesota Department of Transportation uses salt, often treated with a chemical, to melt road ice depending on the conditions and types of road. Salt may be coated with liquid magnesium chlorid... Read More »

Elements of an Ecosystem?

An ecosystem consists of the interdependent and interacting components of the natural environment in a geographic area. It has both living elements, such as plants and animals, and non-living eleme... Read More »

Algae in the Ecosystem?

Algae has an important role in its ecosystem, but this role can either result in a positive or negative impact on the environment. The proper amount of algae can be beneficial and a lack thereof ca... Read More »

The Ecosystem of Insects?

Insects, found in every environment on earth, are essential components of the ecosystems in which they live. As the most abundant life form on earth, they are able to adapt to virtually any habitat... Read More »