RNR 1001 - Exam 1

RNR 1001 - Exam 1 - Exam 1 Study Guide Lecture only Study...

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Exam 1 Study Guide, Lecture only Study guide for Section 1 exam: Introduction Aldo Leopold conservation land ethic biosphere habitat primary production, carbon fixation(i.e., photosynthesis) by autotrophic organisms photosynthesis by autotrophic organisms ecosystem primary production - TRFs, estuaries, high productivity per unit area - open ocean, low productivity per unit area, huge area terrestrial ecosystems - factors influencing primary production, rainfall, temperature, nutrients (N and P) aquatic ecosystems - factors influencing primary production, temperature and nutrients, absorption and turbidity secondary production by heterotrophic organisms carnivorous plants? factors affecting resources - natural and anthropogenic impacts concepts: Land-use planning Sustainability Stewardship David Brower perpetual resources nonrenewable resources renewable resources preservation versus conservation Principle of limits Principle of no waste in nature Principle of recycling and reuse Principle of recycling limitation Principle of sustainable yield Principle of ecosystem relationships
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course RNR 1001 taught by Professor W.kelso during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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RNR 1001 - Exam 1 - Exam 1 Study Guide Lecture only Study...

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