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Island Biogeography of the Great Basin

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The theory of island biogeography is one of the explanations as to why speciation occurs.  The term “island biogeography” is not specific to land masses surrounded by water but rather it refers to any area of habitat that is surrounded by unsuitable...

 

This concept of biogeography ties is nicely to physical geographic regions.  Also it shows that geographic skills and spatial thinking is beneficial in a wide range of disciplines. 

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