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Unformatted text preview: 1 Nuts and Bolts: Ecological Terms which keep us on the same page Geography 1000 Lecture 4a: Spring 2008-Jan 16 Ok, start Writing.. Biotic Community pp. 28 Species pp. 28 Associations pp. 28 Ecosystems pp. 29 Ecotone pp. 29 Biomes pp. 29 Biosphere pp. 31 3 major Tropic categories pp. 31 1)Producers 2)Consumers 3)Detritus feeders/decomposers Organic vs. Inorganic pp. 31, 57 Autotrophs v. heterotrophs pp.32 Consumers: Primary and secondary pp. 33 Food web/food chains pp. 35 Biomass pp. 35 Symbiosis pp. 39 Lichens pp. 39 Biotic and Abiotic pp. 40 Yes, there is a little more in this term dense chapter # 2 Limiting factor (Leibigs Law) pp. 40 6 major biomes and their characteristics See Table 2-3 pp. 42 Climate and biome relationship (2-19) pp. 44 Limiting factor, Carbon example pp. 47 Three revolutions pp. 47-50 2 An Organization of matter Lecture Goals 1) levels of organization vary by the type of...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course GEOG 1000 taught by Professor Veeck during the Spring '08 term at Western Michigan.
- Spring '08