Summary of Predation: Introduction

Type of Resource



In this virtual lab students explore a key component to the development of ecosystem understanding: the back-and-forth patterns that occur as a result of the predation cycle (the idea that these populations are opposite one another, as the predator population is increasing the prey population is decreasing and vice versa).

Performance Expectations

MS-LS2-4   Construct an argument supported by empirical evidence that changes to physical or biological components of an ecosystem affect populations.