they eat dead bodies which will make the earth free of dead bodies. this way make them important. if they were not there the earth would stink. rembember one thing one day u will also b eaten by a scavenger.
Asked in Ecosystems
What will happen to ecosystem if all its decomposers and scavengers were eliminated?
scavengers help in eating the remains after a predator has enjoyed and before the decompose rs unhunger themselves ...
Asked in Waste and Recycling
How do scavengers and decomposers help in recycling of nutrients?
Well, scavengers eat the decomposed organism's. After the organism has been digested, the nutrients are released through the scavengers stool back into the environment which helps to revitalize other plants and animals. ...
Asked in Insects, Crustaceans, Vultures, Scavengers
What is the role of scavengers?
Scavengers prey on and consume those others creatures who have fallen and are unable to protect themselves. They help to break down and reduce the matter into smaller pieces. Scavengers can also be viewed as some of the Earth's cleansers, as they rid the land of the dead faster than decomposing does. ...