APES Biodiversity Project Each student will create an informational poster about an endangered species found in Region 3 of the USFWS. Use the following web site for a list of organisms: http://www.fws.gov/midwest/endangered/lists/e_th_pr.html Students will research an organism through the internet and other sources and complete a brochure or pamphlet using that information. Microsoft publisher or word can be used to create the poster. Include the following: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Genus and species name Description of organism with photographs Breeding characteristics World distribution and current numbers Habitat and food preferences Threats to survival Description of the endangered species act Any programs established for their protection Each student will present their work to the class in a 5 minute presentation on Monday. 15 points for poster, 5 points for presentation.