Lake Erie Food Web Sea Lamprey White Bass Walleye Durbot Lake Trout Smallmouth Bass Rainbow Trout Lake Whilefish Rainbow Smelt Gizzard Shady Channel
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Using the provided image of a food web

please answer the following questions :

1. Name at least two producers, two herbivores and two carnivores in this food web

2. How does energy travel through this food web? What happens to the amount of energy as it moves through the trophic levels?

3. What is the maximum number of trophic levels in this food web?

4.Explain how one element cycle through this food web, mention at least 3 processes involved.

5.How may human activities negatively impact this ecosystem?

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Lake Erie Food Web
Sea Lamprey
White Bass
Walleye
Durbot
Lake Trout
Smallmouth Bass
Rainbow Trout
Lake Whilefish
Rainbow
Smelt
Gizzard Shady
Channel Catfish
Freshwater Drum
Common Carp
Alewife
Fellow Perch
Emerald Shiner
White Perch
Round Goby
Mayfly nymphs
Gammarus
Raptorial waterflea
Zebra/Quagga
Chironomids
Mollusks
Invasive waterles
mussels
Calanolds
Native waterflea
Cyclopolds
Flagellates

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1. In the Lake Erie ecosystem, producers include; Green algea, Blue-Green algae and Flagellates. Herbivores include;Mollusks... View the full answer

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