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Information about your Habitat

Content includes many facts and supporting details about the researched habitat and at least 7 biotic and abiotic factors

Content includes  many facts and supporting details about the researched habitat and at least 6 biotic and abiotic factors

Content includes some facts and supporting details about the researched habitat and at least 5 biotic and abiotic factors

Content includes  a few facts and supporting details about the researched habitat and at least 4 biotic and abiotic factors

Information about researched species

Content includes a lot of information about the species, including its role in its ecosystem and trophic input

Content includes a lot of information about the species, including its role in its ecosystem.

Content includes a lot of information about the species.

Content includes  some information about the species.


Information about Environmental factors, pressures and succession

Content includes a lot of information about the environmental factors, pressures and succession facing the researched species and habitat. It includes relevant topics regarding population fluctuations, carrying capacity, limiting factors and human factors

Content includes a lot of information about the environmental factors, pressures and succession facing the researched species and habitat

Content includes 3-4 facts about the environmental factors and pressures facing the researched species and habitat

Content includes 1-2 facts about the environmental factors and pressures facing the researched species and habitat

Consequences of environmental issues

Content includes several consequences of the environmental factors and pressures facing the researched species, impacts and consequences for other species in the habitat and the habitat in general

Content includes 3 consequences of the environmental factors and pressures facing the researched species, impacts and consequences for other species in the habitat and the habitat in general

Content includes 2 consequences of the environmental factors and pressures facing the researched species.

Content includes a consequence of the environmental factors and pressures facing the researched species.

Human Impact

Content includes a lot of information about positive and negative human interactions, varying perspectives on the issues and proposes a few solutions and/or ideas for getting involved

Content includes a lot of information about positive and negative human interactions, varying perspectives on the issues and proposes a solution

Content includes 2-3 instances of positive and negative human interactions and proposes a solution

Content includes 1-3 instances of positive and negative human interactions.

Mechanics

No grammatical, spelling or punctuation errors.

Almost no grammatical, spelling or punctuation errors

A few grammatical spelling, or punctuation errors.

Many grammatical, spelling, or punctuation errors.

Sources

All sources are accurately documented in the desired format.

All sources are accurately documented, but a few are not in the desired format.

All sources are accurately documented, but many are not in the desired format.

Some sources are not accurately documented.