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@Lecture08_9 - PALEOBIOLOGY Google Image Search for ecology...

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1 1 PALEOBIOLOGY Fall 2009, GEL 107: Lecture 08 2 Paleoecology 3 What is ecology? What are the major difficulties in paleoecology? Can “interaction” be preserved in / inferred from fossils? What is paleoecology What other paleoecological studies exist? Questions 4 Google Image Search for “ecology” 5 1 Organisms and their habitats Interaction 6 2 ‘Organisms and their habitats’ Beautiful nature! 7 3 Animals and their planet 8 4 Organisms, habitats, and interaction 9 5 Organisms and their habitats
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2 10 6 Organisms and their habitats 11 7 E, uh, E 12 8 9 ±nvironment friendly 13 10 11 Beautiful nature! 14 The science of ecology studies interactions between individual organisms and their environments, including interactions with both conspecifics and members of other species ±cology Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy 15 Focus is on organisms ±cology Focus is on environment ±nvironmental Science (±arth as human habitat) ±cology ofE 16 Focus is on organisms ±cology Focus is on environment ±nvironmental Science 17 7 E, uh, E 18 What is ecology? What are the major difficulties in paleoecology? Can “interaction” be preserved in / inferred from fossils? What is paleoecology What other paleoecological studies exist? Questions
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3 19 The science of ecology studies interactions between individual organisms and their environments, including interactions with both conspecifics and members of other
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2009 for the course GEL 107 taught by Professor Motani during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.

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