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Rachel Sloss' Vocab Word Mind Map by Mind Map: Rachel Sloss' Vocab Word Mind Map
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Rachel Sloss' Vocab Word Mind Map

Biomes

A biome is a specific place in an ecosystem.

Rainforests

Desert

Tundra

Temperate Deciduous Forest

Coniferous Forest

Freshwater

Marine

Grassland/Savannah

Ecosystem

Close to the biomes.  But it is a group of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with one another in the same habitat.

Wetlands

River

Ocean

Woods

Desert

Coral Reef

Inside an Ecosystem

Organism

An animal or a plant.

Population

Groups of the same organism.

Community

Groups of different living organisms living together.

Biome

Trophic levels

Web

A map of organisms that shows what eats what in a spread out kind of way.

Chain

Straight line of what organism eats what with only one organism eating only one other organism.

Different factors

Biotic

An organism that is/was/was a part of something living.

Abiotic

An organism that never has/will/is/was a part of something living.

Limiting

Conditions in an environment that limit the growth of a species.

Carrying capacity

Limit to growth of population. Number of individuals of a species that an ecosystem can support.

Biodiversity

The variety of organisms in a geographic area.

Genetic

Same specie biodiversity.

Species

Biodiversity within a species.

Ecosystem

Biodiversity through ecosystems.

Hot Spots

Places with high biodiversity mostly found near the equator.

Species

Indicator

Something sensitive in an ecosystem.  Indicates ecosystem's health.

Endangered

A species in danger of extinction throughout most or all of the area it inhabits.

Threatened

A species likely to become endangered in the near future.

Pioneer

In a new ecosystem, it is one of the first organisms to come.

Climax Communities

In a new ecosystem, one of the last organisms to come.

Succession

Ecological

A process in which the communities of an ecosystem change over time.

Primary

An ecosystem starts from nothing.

Secondary

An ecosystem is destroyed and is rebuilt.

Graph curves

J-Curve

Exponential growth

S-Curve

Pollution

Run-off

Things other than rain water goes into storm drains.

Water pollution

Watershed

Vast collection where all water drains to one common water body.

Urbanization

Urbans on wetlands.

Erotion

Water pulling at land.

Organic Pollutant

Inorganic Pollutant

Resources

Natural

Renewable

Nonrenewable