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Unformatted text preview: - explain how thru experimentation- in lab but especially in field- energy/food & molecules in ecosystem theoretical ecology - mid-20th century- explain why evolved- thru calculus, models, & simulations 5. APPLIED ECOLOGY applied ecology - mid-20th century- apply academics to natural resources wildlife management- orig. fish & game for sport- now also non-game species conservation biology- protect & increase endangered pops restoration ecology- orig. forestry & range management- now also restore natural habitats 6. ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENT late 19th century- begin modern conservation movement- response to industry & urbanization- esp. natl. parks & showcase animals 1930-40’s - limited influence- chronicle habitat destruction since 1960’s - gain public awareness- Silent Spring (Rachel Carson 1962)- Population Bomb (Paul Ehrlich 1968)- Deep Ecology (Bill Devall 1985)- Earth Day 1970 & 1990...
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- Spring '08
- Ecology, mid-20th century, ecosystem theoretical ecology, HISTORY descriptive ecology, habitat vs niche