Ecosystems

Ecosystems - Ecosystems Ecosystems What is Ecology What...

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Ecosystems Ecosystems
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What is Ecology? What is Ecology? Ecology is the study of relationships between living things and between living things and their environment.
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What is an ecosystem? What is an ecosystem? Ecosystem is a system of living things that interact with each other and with the physical world. A Biome is a collection of related ecosystems.
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Main Ecosystems: Main Ecosystems: Desert Rainforest Ocean Taiga Tundra Chaparral Grassland Temperate Forrest
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Green:Grassland Purple: Taiga Orange:Tundra Black:Temperate Forrest Yellow:Desert Brown:Chapparal White:Ocean
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However……. . However……. . An ecosystem can be as large as the Sahara Desert, or as small as a puddle!!! Ecosystems are more than just the organisms they contain. Geography,weather,climate and geologic factors also influence the interactions within an ecosystem.
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Abiotic Factors Abiotic Factors Are nonliving physical Are nonliving physical factors of an environment. factors of an environment.
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course BIO 100 taught by Professor Robinson during the Fall '08 term at BYU.

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Ecosystems - Ecosystems Ecosystems What is Ecology What...

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