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Ecology Map by Mind Map: Ecology Map

1. Ecosystems

1.1. ENVR_001 - What is an ecosystem

1.2. ENVR_002 - Components of ecosystems

1.3. ENVR_003 - Environmental sampling

1.4. ENVR_004 - Mapping and Zonation

1.5. ENVR_005 - Natural vs. artificial ecosystems

1.6. ENVR_006 - What is a population?

1.7. ENVR_007 - Factors affecting population size

1.8. ENVR_008 - Predator and prey cycles

1.9. ENVR_011 - Interactions within an ecosystem

2. Adapting and Living Together

2.1. ENVR_009 - What is adaptation?

2.1.1. ENVR_009p1 - Adaptations of Camels

2.1.2. ENVR_009p2 - Adaptations of Extremophiles

2.2. ENVR_014 - Adaptations of predators and prey

2.2.1. ENVR_014p1 - Co-evolution of predator and prey

2.3. ENVR_010 - What is a niche?

2.3.1. ENVR_010p1 - Fascinating niche example

2.4. ENVR_016 - Specialists vs. generalists

2.4.1. ENVR_016p1 - Specialist Bee

2.4.2. ENVR_016p2 - Generalist example

2.5. ENVR_013 - Interspecific and intraspecific interactions

2.6. ENVR_015 - Trophic levels

2.6.1. ENVR_015p1 - Trophic cascades in old field systems

2.7. ENVR_017 - Parasites and hosts

2.7.1. ENVR_017p1 - Thinking like a parasite

2.8. ENVR_018 - Mutualism

2.9. ENVR_019 - Ecological pyramids

2.10. ENVR_020 - Biomass pyramids

3. Resource flows and cycles

3.1. ENVR_021 - Energy transfer through ecosystems

3.2. ENVR_022 - Energy flow diagrams

3.3. ENVR_023 - Decomposition

3.4. ENVR_024 - The Carbon Cycle

3.5. ENVR_025 - The Nitrogen Cycle

3.6. ENVR_026 - The Water Cycle

3.7. ENVR_027 - Modern Agriculture

3.8. ENVR_028 - Making food production more efficient

4. Agriculture and the environment

4.1. ENVR_029 - Environmental impacts of intensive farming

4.2. ENVR_030 - Nutrient cycles in agriculture

4.3. ENVR_031 - What are fertilisers?

4.4. ENVR_032 - Environmental effects of fertilisers

4.5. ENVR_033 - Pest control

4.6. ENVR_034 - Environmental effects of pesticides

4.7. ENVR_035 - Pesticide resistance

4.8. ENVR_036 - Biological pest control

4.9. ENVR_037 - Overgrazing

4.10. ENVR_038 - Fish farming

4.11. ENVR_039 - The meaning of "sustainable development"

4.12. ENVR_040 - Ecosystem management

4.13. ENVR_041 - Methods of food preservation

4.14. ENVR_042 - Organic farming

5. Environmental Conservation

5.1. ENVR_043 - Biodiversity

5.2. ENVR_044 - Endangered species conservation

5.3. ENVR_045 - Inbredding and genetic variation

5.4. ENVR_046 - Deforestation

5.5. ENVR_047 - Global population growth

5.6. ENVR_048 - Atmospheric pollution

5.7. ENVR_049 - Indicators of pollution

5.8. ENVR_050 - What is the greenhouse effect?

5.9. ENVR_051 - Consequences of the greenhouse effect

5.10. ENVR_052 - Carbon footprint

5.11. ENVR_053 - Methane and the greenhouse effect

5.12. ENVR_054 - Ozone depletion

5.13. ENVR_055 - Acid rain

5.14. ENVR_056 - Eutrophication

5.15. ENVR_057 - Resource scarcity

5.16. ENVR_058 - Recycling

6. Animal Behaviour

6.1. ENVR_059 - Innate behaviour

6.2. ENVR_060 - Learned behaviour

6.3. ENVR_061 - Conditioning

6.4. ENVR_062 - Mating and courtship

6.5. ENVR_063 - Parental care

6.6. ENVR_064 - Animal communication

6.7. ENVR_065 - Great ape behaviour