The effects of lowered pH on the growth and survival of Geukensia demissa, the ribbed mussel.
December 10, 2007
Abstract: Many recent studies are reporting alarming results of greatly increased concentrations of atmospheric CO. Atmospheric CO passiv
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The study of the distribution and abundance of a population of a single species Population- interacting group of individuals of the same species Distribution- spatial arrangement of individuals with in a population Abund
• How does an organism use its body shape, etc. to survive in its
Feeding mechanisms, locomotion, etc.
Physiological ecology (John Lawrence, Jose Torres)
• Assimilation, respir
Immigration and reef fish diversity Possible explanations: Intense 1. Competition Model (Smith and Tyler) 2. Lottery Model (Sale) Weak 3. Predation Disturbance Model (Talbot et al) 4. Recruitment Limitation Model (Victor)