Unformatted text preview: Knowledge goals: Be able to define ecology, ecosystem, biosphere, climate, population, and community. What are the five sub-disciplines of ecology? What is climate and what does it have to do with ecology? What factors most greatly influence climate? Be able to explain each one. What is diversity? Why is it important? Come up with some ideas of why diversity is greatest at the equator. Connect each sub-discipline of ecology with topics that we have studied through the semester....
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- Spring '10
- Ecology, edition Important figures