A population is a set of individuals of the same species that live and propagate in a given territory. The population constantly undergoes changes caused by a decrease (death, emigration) or increase (reproduction, immigration) in the number of individuals it contains.
Is the black bear population in the park declining? To find out, estimate its total population and verify whether the number of births and deaths are relatively equivalent.
Take your Science Log and do the proposed calculations for each of the three steps.