ERIC Number: EJ546557
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Leaf Angle, Light Interception, and Water Relations.
Knapp, Alan K.; Smith, Dixie L.
American Biology Teacher, v59 n6 p365-68 Jun 1997
Presents an exercise that demonstrates how plants cope with multiple resource limitations in the field. Stimulates students to think about interactions among multiple limited resources and the challenges plants as immobile organisms face when characteristics that increase the capture of one resource negatively impact the availability of another. Discusses light and water as essential and interrelated resources. (JRH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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