Lecture 9-10-Physical Ecology.testable

Lecture 9-10-Physical Ecology.testable - Physical Ecology...

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Physical Ecology of Plants and Animals Elements of Ecology: Chap. 6-7
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Physical Ecology of the Organism The physical environment can affect abundance and distribution of species Organisms adapt to their environment http://images.google.com/imgres? imgurl=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/71/Banksia_menziesii_c %3Fq%3DBanksia%2Bmenziesii%26ndsp%3D20%26hl%3Den%26sa%3DN %26start%3D40%26um%3D1
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Physical Limitations to Life Temperature Heat Cold Water Gas exchange Light Body size http://www.nps.gov/yose/historyculture/images/history-tree-web.jpg
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Physical Limitations to Life Metabolism Energy acquisition Energy use Nutrient acquisition Waste elimination http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1385/1464058565_726f5ccf20.jpg
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This note was uploaded on 10/07/2011 for the course BIOS 230 taught by Professor Gibbons during the Spring '08 term at Ill. Chicago.

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Lecture 9-10-Physical Ecology.testable - Physical Ecology...

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