Ecology 2012 #4 - Food Matters A Guide to Conscious Eating...

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Food Matters: A Guide to Conscious Eating, Mark Bittman Our instincts, as human animals, prod us to eat all of the food we can lay our hands on; difficult as it may be to imagine, until recently nearly all humans struggled to obtain enough calories. Those instincts, coupled with relative affluence, almost unlimited availability, and marketing that encourages us to eat the food that’s most profitable for manufacturers, lead to overconsumption of precisely the wrong foods.”
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Fig. 52-17-5 Winter 4ºC Spring Summer Autumn Thermocline 4ºC 4ºC 4ºC 18º 20º 22º Temporal Variability, Weather and Climate How will changes in the duration of ice cover affect the ecology of lakes in the northern hemisphere? http://climatewisconsin.org/story/ice-fishing
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Mystery Organism
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Caddisfly larvae and adult
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Models may be conceptual, descriptive or predictive Predictive models typically include a goal and rules. (Variation in climate data in the model that forecasts future temperatures) Foraging models balance costs and benefits
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2012 for the course BIO 152 taught by Professor Doyle during the Fall '08 term at University of Wisconsin.

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Ecology 2012 #4 - Food Matters A Guide to Conscious Eating...

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