Ocean Study Guide Exam 4b

Ocean Study Guide Exam 4b - Oceanography 201 Exam 4 Study...

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Oceanography 201 Exam 4 Study Guide Define marine nekton and provide examples Explain their importance to the fisheries Understand the trophic connections in an Antarctic food web Describe the effects of harvesting krill Know what factors effect krill’s abundance in the Antarctic Describe the effect drift nets have on marine organisms Describe adaptations reptiles and mammals have in order to survive in a marine environment Know general characteristics of marine reptiles such as the marine iguana, sea snakes, saltwater crocodile, and marine turtle Know why marine reptiles are mainly found in tropical waters Know the Hawaiian name for sea turtle Know what characteristic the green turtle is named for Describe adaptations the marine turtle has to its environment Describe nesting behavior Describe factors that affect the turtle population Explain how a TED works Identify the following fish: goatfish, wrasse, damselfish, surgeon (tang or doctor
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2011 for the course OCN 201 taught by Professor Decarlo,e during the Summer '08 term at University of Hawaii, Manoa.

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