9 basic ecology

9 basic ecology - _________________ (BUT NOT IN ALL...

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OUTLINE: ECOSYSTEM FUNCTIONS 1. SOLUTIONS FOR POPULATION GROWTH 2. THREE SYSTEMS FOR ORGANIZING ECOSYSTEMS. - ECOLOGICAL HIERARCHIES - ENERGY FLOWS - NUTRIENT CYCLES 3. HUMAN CHANGES IN ECOSYSTEMS. Suggested readings: any ecology textbook.
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ECOLOGICAL HIERARCHY LARGE ECOLOGICAL HUMAN BIOSPHERE WORLD BIOME NATION LANDSCAPE STATE ECOSYSTEM COUNTY COMMUNITY TOWN/CITY POPULATION POPULATION SMALL INDIVIDUAL INDIVIDUAL
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INDIVIDUAL ECOLOGY (“________________”)
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POPULATION ECOLOGY
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COMMUNITY ECOLOGY
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ECOSYSTEM ECOLOGY (“________________”)
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LANDSCAPE ECOLOGY
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ENERGY FLOWS ____________ __________ _______________ _______________ _______________
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PRODUCERS Definition: ________ _________________ _________________ MOST COMMON =
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Unformatted text preview: _________________ (BUT NOT IN ALL ECOSYSTEMS) HERBIVORES ORGANISMS THAT EAT ______________ CONSUMERS - CARNIVORES ORGANISMS THAT EAT ______________ OMNIVORES ORGANISMS THAT EAT ____________ FOOD WEBS ENERGY FLOWS TROPHIC LEVELS DEFINITION: __________________________ ______________________________________. ENERGY FLOWS ARE INEFFICIENT : ______________________________________ ______________________________________ ______________________________________. THE 10 PERCENT RULE ENERGY PYRAMIDS MOST OF THE BIOMASS IN AN ECOSYSTEM IS ____________ ______________________________________. DETRITUS AND DETRITIVORES DEFINITIONS:...
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