Tropical Grasslands
23 views | +0 today
Follow
 
Scooped by Griffin J
onto Tropical Grasslands
Scoop.it!

Human Destruction of Soil Quality in the Tropical Grasslands

Human Destruction of Soil Quality in the Tropical Grasslands | Tropical Grasslands | Scoop.it
Science in Context
Griffin J's insight:

Current: Published in 2014

Relevant: This article describes a wide variety of information about the tropical grasslands including the climate and location, which are two of the needed categories.

Authority: From Gale Encyclopedia, a trusted and credible source.

Accuracy: This source draws its information from several locations, with each source relating to the others, adding credibility.

Purpose: The purpose of this article includes explaining the climate and location and their relevance to the tropical grasslands without bias or opinion and solely fact.

more...
No comment yet.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Griffin J
Scoop.it!

Cambodia's loss of Tropical Grasslands

Science in Context

Griffin J's insight:

Current:  Published 2013

Relevant: Discusses the grasslands in Cambodia, describing many of its features.

Authority: This is a scholarly article published in a respected university.

Accurate: Is an in depth analysis of Cambodia and its land.

Purpose: This article gives a specific example of an area with grasslands as well as in depth support.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Griffin J
Scoop.it!

Tropical Grasslands 1967-2010

Tropical Grasslands 1967-2010 | Tropical Grasslands | Scoop.it

Tropical Grasslands – Forrajes Tropicales is an international, bilingual, peer-reviewed, open-access, online journal created in 2012 as the result of a merger of the former journal Tropical Grasslands, and the former journal Pasturas Tropicales.

Griffin J's insight:

Current:  Published 2012

Relevant: Gives information dating back to 1967 through 2012, plus current facts.

Authority: This journal is sponsored by Chinese Academy of tropical agricultural sciences and the Australian Centre for international agricultural research

Accurate: Information on tropical grasslands is provided for multiple years.

Purpose: This journal provides us with multiple  volumes of information 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Griffin J
Scoop.it!

Savannah's Notorious Killers | Nat Geo Wild

Savannah's Notorious Killers | Nat Geo Wild | Tropical Grasslands | Scoop.it
Two male lions go after a cheetah mom’s cubs. Not all of the cheetah family escapes.
Griffin J's insight:

Current: Published in 2012

Relevant: The sources describes a lot of the plant and animal life found in the tropical grasslands in an easy to understand fashion, with good visuals.

Authority: National Geographic is a popular and well acclaimed source. 

Accuracy: This video is a primary source and is supported by other sources.

Purpose: This video gives viewers insight into the lives of animals in the tropical grasslands, helping them understand what it is actually like, with little to no bias.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Griffin J
Scoop.it!

The Serengeti: Plain Facts about National Park & Animals

The Serengeti: Plain Facts about National Park & Animals | Tropical Grasslands | Scoop.it

The Serengeti is a vast ecosystem in east-central Africa.

Griffin J's insight:
Griffin J's insight:

Current:  Published 2012

Relevant: Detailed information about tropical grasslands in the Serengeti national park 

Authority: found on livescience.com, a well known and often used website for science use. 

Accurate: Describes specific facts the park, one of the few sites thatprovides  information as much as this one 

Purpose: Gives us facts about the Serengeti park and the animals within the park.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Griffin J
Scoop.it!

Human Destruction of Soil Quality in the Tropical Grasslands

Human Destruction of Soil Quality in the Tropical Grasslands | Tropical Grasslands | Scoop.it
Science in Context
Griffin J's insight:

Current: Published in 2014

Relevant: This article describes a wide variety of information about the tropical grasslands including the climate and location, which are two of the needed categories.

Authority: From Gale Encyclopedia, a trusted and credible source.

Accuracy: This source draws its information from several locations, with each source relating to the others, adding credibility.

Purpose: The purpose of this article includes explaining the climate and location and their relevance to the tropical grasslands without bias or opinion and solely fact.

more...
No comment yet.