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Ecology and Bionomics

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Parent Category: Biology
This category is for questions about the field of Biology that ties together the environment and its inhabitants in order to better understand the world we live in.
How Fish Get Into New PondsThere are birds such as cranes that fly from one pond to another. They could carry fish eggs on their feet and legs, or beak. This way new ponds get fish without being stocked. Also, if there is a ditch coming from another pond or creek the fish can travel this way. Here …
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Using the principles of biology and chemistry, environmental engineers develop solutions to environmental problems. They are involved in water and air pollution control, recycling, waste disposal, and public health issues. Environmental engineers conduct hazardous-waste management studies in which t…
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ALL living things, both animal and vegetable eventually die and decompose,returning valuable nutrients and minerals to the earth. My own belief is that after death you live on in the minds and conversations of those you left behind. After one maybe two generations you will quietely fade away. I bel…
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I did a science fair project and we grew plants inside, with no wind, and the plants in the rocks grew better than the plants that were growing from the sand and dirt from outside. == It depends on the type of plant, some plants are native to rocky soils, others, sandy soils, others clay soils e…
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no because sand does not have nutrients to grow any seed
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An ecological footprint measures how much of the planet's resources you use, and converts this to the amount of land needed to provide the resources and assimilate your waste. It is measured in global hectares (a hectare is about the size of a soccer field). It includes: The amount of building m…
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An ecological race is a population of a species that differs genetically because of adaptation to different living conditions.
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Ecology is of utmost importance to all species including us. We, like all other animals depend on this earth for everything; food, water, shelter. Everything on this earth depends on something else but ecology is so dynamic that even the smallest perturbation can upset everything. A good example is…
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Daffodils get there seeds when thee last week is upon the bloom then the seed head explodes
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An ecological pyramid is a diagram that shows the relative amounts of energy or matter contained within each trophic level in a food chain or food web.
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because of its gravity, its pulling you forward.
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The competitive exclusion principle states that no two species can coexist if they occupy the same niche and compete for the same resources. There are two possible outcomes of the competition: One species is less capable and becomes extinct. One species undergoes an evolutionary or behavioral shi…
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When the snowshoe rabbits become scarce, the lynx population is low as well. This is because the Snowshoe rabbit is the main prey of the Canada lynx. This explains that some lynx starve to death when they cannot eat the Snowshoe hare. Also, when female lynx are in a bad condition because they are st…
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there body helps them benefit the enviorment
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Answer Hi! Okay.. here.. Genes interact with the environment because the environment is one of the keys in which some characteristics from one organism to another organism is.
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potassium enters in the formation of chlorophyll. it mostly affects the growth of plants since it activates certain enzymes essential for photosynthesis and respiration.
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NO! I think you have to know Biology.
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The study of how living things interact with each other and with their environment is called ecology.1.the branch of biology that deals with the relations of organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings.2.the political movement that seeks to protect the environment, especially from po…
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Animals obtain nitrogen by eating plants which have absorbed nitrogen from the soil.
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Eutrophication Eutrophication is a process in which bodies of water (lakes, ponds, and rivers) receive excess nutrients that stimulate excessive growth of algae. The two most common nutrients that initiate eutrophication are nitrogen and phosphorous, two limiting nutrients in the growth of algae. Th…
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A habitat is a place where organisms live that has every thing that organism needs. The official definition for the word habitat is "the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organism."the area where an organism lives, including the biotic and abiotic factors that affect the or…
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Answer Forgery is illegal and unethical. Companies cannot take risks when it comes to forgery. Moreover, businesses attach great importance to their reputation. After all, who would want to buy from, sell to, or lend money to a business that has acquired a reputation for dishonesty and crime?
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The most general answer is a consumer, which is then divided into carnivores (which eat other animals), herbivores (which eat plants) and detrivores (which eat non-living organic material).
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Ammophilia is a grass like plant. Its xerophytic adaptations make it easy for the plant to adapt to shifting sand conditions, high winds, and water when oceans overflow during hurricanes.
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e·col·o·gy E.co.olo.Gn., pl. -gies.The relationship between organisms and their environment.The study of the detrimental effects of modern civilization on the environment, with a view toward prevention or reversal through conservation. Also called human ecology.More Information: Ecosystems are al…
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Answer Is an Organ. Such as the Heart or Lungs. Is an organ system.
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They are known as consumers.
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An assemblage is a taxonomic subset of a community. For example, all mammals found in the eastern deciduous forest biome of the United States are an assemblage (the subset is the taxonomic class Mammalia), or an assemblage could be even narrower such as all squirrels in the eastern deciduous forest …
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it is important becauseif they dont have a realation ship then they wont have eggs and then all of what isnt having eggs then it will all be gone and the food chain will break
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Answer It is very simple, they go to heaven.
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1. Hydrogen 2. Oxygen3. Nitrogen4. Carbon5. Phosphorus6.Calcium
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Three ways a hypothesis may arise are:1.) Prior knowledge 2.) Logical inference 3.) Informed, creative imagination
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The term environmentalist is such a broad one that almost any tool might be used! They use magnifying glasses and microscopes, rulers and pressure gauges, mass spectrometers and chromatographs of various kinds - the list is endless. Of course they also use calculators and computers, as a large part …
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the energy budget of a primary producer is were the most energy is where the least amount of energy is and how much energy is provided
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1- water plants2- feed animals3- clean waste
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It would help to plant more trees and recycle more garbage.
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An organ is a unit for a particular purpose in the body.
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The following r the uses of carbon dioxide:- 1) carbon dioxide is used to produce aerated cold beverages.2) carbon dioxide is used to produce dry ice.3) carbon dioxide is used to extinguish fires.4) carbon dioxide is used to make washing soda.5) carbon dioxide is used to produce sodium bicarb(baking…
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Ecology is the study of how living things interact with their environments. It is important to know how living things will change in response to human intervention, whether species will thrive or go extinct.
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a place where organisms residethe environement is a thing that we live inour envirment is everything aroud us that is living
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Invasive SpeciesA pest is any living thing which has characteristics which people regard as injurious or unwanted. It is possible for something to be a pest in one setting but beneficial or domesticated in another. When millions of years of evolution in one sub-climate can enable itself to repair a…
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Answer The benthic zone is the bottom of all aquatic biomes made up of sand and in/organic sediment, which is inhabited by various communities called benthos. The littoral zone is the shallow and well lit waters close to shore, where aquatic plants flourish.
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Ecological succession is a fundamental phenomenon of ecology. It refers to progressive succession from unstable community to stable community. Initiation of succession is by a) formation of new inhabited area - volcanic eruption; wash out by tsunami etc. b) natural and man made calamities - fire…
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The photic zone (also known as the euphotic zone) is the name for the depth of water, be it in lake, sea or ocean, which is exposed to sufficient sunlight to allow photosynthesis to take place. It extends from the Atmosphere-ocean interface downward to a depth where the light intensity is 1% of tha…
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Science ecology and environmental ecology are similar because ecology means the study of the nonliving and living parts of an area. The nonliving and living parts of an area are an ecosystem and an ecosystem is and environment
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A limiting factor is any factor that restricts growth and development of an organism. Limiting factors include predators, weather conditions, and temperature. Limiting factors huh ? Okay I'll take shot. Kay, well we all know what biotic and abiotic factors in an ecosystem are right ? Biotic ; …
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A food web links all the food chains in an ecosystem together.
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Cherokee Indians lived off their environment by hunting, fishing, and farming. They planted crops, hunted turkey and deer, and caught fish.
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frienly of Environment ! :)
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Answer the 2 kinds of ecosystem are the: >terrestrial ecosystem-ecosystem found anywhere on earth that are not covered by water. kinds of terrestrial ecosystem: >tundra >taiga >temperate deciduous forest >grassland >aquatic ecosystem-is an…
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Ecology is important to study because it cares about the enviroment and studys new ways to stop Global Warming.If global warming keeps going,the greenhouse gas in the atmosphere blocks any escaping heat from the Sun.this can melt ice caps and sea levels will rise!
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what is old field successionOld Field succession is when old farm land has been left to the elements to change naturally over time. It has primarily been studied in the Eastern united states. After the field is abandoned it is colonized by plants and if left long enough will turn into a copse.
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prior knowlege, logical inference and creative imagination
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The Ocean Floor
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runoff- the higher the evaporation the lower the drainage desity.the amount of rainfall and infiltration. if there is more rainfall there is less infiltration
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The word ecology can be broken into two parts. The first part the "eco" comes from the Greek word "oikos" and quite literally means home. The second part "ology" means the study of something (think archeology, cardiology etc.). So basically ecology is the study of our home, of the earth. This includ…
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Cybernetics is the interdisciplinary study of the structure of complex systems, especially communication processes, control mechanisms and feedback principles. Cybernetics is closely related to control theory and systems theory, but both in its origins and in its evolution in the second-half of th…
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Observation is generally the very first step in asking ecological questions. Observations may be the first step in designing experiments and models.
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The crops and the farm surround the river nile and every year in June and october the rains come and the river nile overflows and wets the crops
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Some important points that might help. I took them from one website as they were (didnt re-phrase) "Algae is currently used in many wastewater treatment facilities, reducing the need for more dangerous chemicals. Algae can be used to capture the runoff fertilizers that enter lakes and streams from…
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Our planet earth is similar to our bodies. When we don't take care of it, it will eventually deteriorate. We are already seeing a lack of clean water and air due to the amount of pollution occurring today. By living green we can increase our chances of saving our planet just a little longer. For mor…
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the components of ecology is biosphere, ecosystem, community , population and lastly organisms
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A food web is a diagram that shows the feeding relationships between organisms in an ecosystem.
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worms,and other small stuff
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fertilisation is when a pollen grain is carried ti thr ovary of another plant of the same species therefore, fertilisation occurs in the overy of a flowering plant.
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Direct question would be like: "Will you make me a pizza, mom?" Indirect question would be like: "I would sure like a pizza." In the first question you're asking your mom to make you a pizza. In the second question you're beating around the bush stating what you want, hoping that she would pick up…
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It is the environment that is local...:)) its a joke.. the local environment is the environment in the local area,places and everywhere just local and it is also a part of environmental change. ..:))
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...a give and take relationship!it is where both individual organisms benefit from the relationship
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Ecological succession is the gradual change in the make-up of a biological community over time. In the process of ecological succession, organisms that are present at one stage change the environment in some way. This change make it possible for other species to move in, because the new conditions a…
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Forest Biomes Coniferous Forest (Taiga) Temperate Deciduous Forest Tropical Rainforest
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they eat ants
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They are called ecologists.
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Chromosomes
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weather, climatetemperature
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All living things need food to give them the energy to grow and move. A food chain shows how each living thing gets its food. It shows who is eating who. The arrow means "is eaten by" .
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An adaptation or beneficial mutation.
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Carnivores obtain the nutrients by eating another animal.
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Space and food sources are density-dependent factors.
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environment is the place of the processing has happened
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Organisms that manufacture organic nutrients for an ecosystem are called producers. Most plants are producers, as they manufacture organic nutrients through the process of photosynthesis.
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Relation between Organisms and their environment. By Tani
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Ecology is a type of science that relates to the environment. The suffix "-ology" simply means "the study of". Therefore the term "ecology" means the study of the environment. This may include organisms, animals, and plant types.
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Glass, stone, metal, plastic.
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A Biotic community is all the living organisms sharing a common environment. The members of a biotic community are usually divided into three major categories: producers, consumers, and decomposers, based on the organisms' nutritional habits. Producers (sometimes called autotrophs) include plants …
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Textbook, microwave popcorn, pencil or pen, lamp, notebook, and iPod.
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The working environment of an embalmer is to be cleam and sanitary at all times. Because the are working with the dead.the working environment of an embalmer must be clean and saniterry at all times. and it must stay closed at all times because they are working with the dead.
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The difference between Environmental Science and Ecology is simply it's SPELLING :DDD
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All animals have their own niche. Animals eat different things so they don't have to compete. Birds, squirrels and bugs can all live together because they eat separate things. The bugs eat the tree and other little things on it, the squirrels eat nuts but lives in the tree, and the bird eats seeds, …
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At the surface of the water to about 100 meters under the water.. The zone that receives the most sunlight.
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There are many jobs which involve ecology. The main one seems to be conservation.
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A population is the number of people living in an area. A community is populations put together.
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Confluence is the joining of two water flows (rivers, streams) into a single stream.
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the way the leaves in a plant are arranged.
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International Tourism is startlingly The Best Hope for these Rainforest Dependent Communities to stop their Rainforest depletion. How much is Left? I do not wish this problematic Answer on anyone.
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