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Introduction: In this experiment, we looked and study the population of hermit crab and snails and the possible correlation of their distribution, and the occurrence of resource limitation. We collected shells and hermit crab from quadrants placed along a random location on a transect line. Are hermit crab population in rocky intertidal of Oahu resource limited? If so, why and what type of resource are limiting the population? What are the factor limiting the density of hermit crabs? There is an abundant population of smaller snails in the rocky intertidal due to a domination, and this affects the availability of larger shell that is critical for the growth of hermit crab. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ NULL: There is no relationship between hermit crabs density and snail density. Alternative Hypothesis 1 (SHELL) Is the shell size available affecting the Hermit crab population There is a positive relationship between hermit crab density and snail
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2010 for the course PHYSICS 215 taught by Professor Lawn during the Spring '10 term at Academy of Art University.

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