Lecture 5

Energy flow sunlight animals plants decomposers

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Unformatted text preview: foodandare calledprimaryproducers. Level2:Herbivoreseatplantsandarecalledprimary consumers. Level3:Carnivoreswhicheatherbivoresarecalled secondaryconsumers. Level4:Carnivoreswhicheatothercarnivoresare calledtertiaryconsumers. Energy Flow Sunlight Animals Plants Decomposers Nutrient Flow Nitrogen storage in the air atmosphere Animals Plants Decomposers Soilandwater Ecosystems are Dynamic • Structureisalwayschanging  • Autogenicchange – Withoutoutsideinfluence • Allogenicchange – Outsideagent        Holling Complex Adaptive...
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