many ecosystems within one with a specific climate
IMPORTANT TO KNOW!
Temperate Deciduous Forest
A group of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with one another in the same habitat
Non-living, or never having lived.
Absolutly living, or at one time was living, or was part or a piece of something that was living.
Groups of different living organisms living together.
Bear, Deer, and Fish
A group of organisms.
A single life form.
Only shos one option for how get energy.
All differen't possibilities in each catagory for there energy sources.
More then half of Earth's spiecies found in 17 regions, covering about 2% of land.
3 degree consumers
2 degree consumers. Organisms that feed off 1 degree consumers
1 degree consumers. Organisms that feed off producers.
A lot of differen't spiecies in one area who work together to leep it working right.
In danger of extinction throughout mostor all of the area it inhabits.
Likely to become endangered soon but aren't there yet.
Spiecies that tells wether habitat is healthy or not.
One of the first spicies of its kind and establishes itslf.
Goes after it reaches and get past carrying compacity.
Goes only until it reaches carrying compacity or until it reaches its limit.
A process in witch the communites of an ecosystem change overtime.
Occurs at an ecosystem that never exsisted before.
Example, New Volcanic Islands
Begins in an ecosystem that was destroyed.
Example, Fire, Flood
Form in the last stage of succession.
Conditions of the enviorment that limit the growth of a spiecies. Biotic and Abiotic factors that prevent the continuous growth of population.
Number of individual spiecies that an ecosystem can support.
The waste water that come from an identified source leading directly into a body of water.
Pollution we can not identify where it is directly comming from.
Materials or things people use from the Earth.
Any material or energy source that cycles or can be replaced within a human lifespan.
Example, Tree's, Plants, Animals
Any material or energy source that cannot be replaced during a human lifespan.
Example, Oil, rocks, Coal
A vast collection area where all the rain, snow, streams, and land water join together in a comonly body of water.
A surface where water can't get through.
Examples, Detergants, Disinfecting Products, Cosmetic Products, Tree & Bush Debris
Examples, Fertilizers, Sediment, Heavy Metals, So2
When the surface of Earth is worn away by water, wind, or waves.
Rain water that runs off into streams.
To remove salt or other mineral from water by heating it and then recollecting it.
Pollution to water with anything that could make the drinkable water undrinkable. Such as dumping wastes in any body of water.