How Might Elevated CO2 Affect Plants?

In this activity, students plant, care for, and observe the changes in plants growing under conditions of ambient (normal) CO2 (carbon dioxide) and increased levels of CO2. Students learn about the relationships among CO2, plants, and climate change.

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University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)

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Educators have to make sure that seedlings of the same quality/height are left when thinning out seedlings at the beginning of the experiment.

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