answersLogoWhite
Ecosystems
Food Chains and Food Webs

What do decomposers do in the food chain?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2010-06-23 04:04:15

Decomposers, like bacteria, break down dead animals and plants. Without them, our earth would be a big pile of carcasses. THIS ANSWER CANNOT BE REPRODUCED OR COPIED IN ANY FORM WITHOUT THE PERMISSION OF WIKI ANSWERS USER SEALPUP11.

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

Where are decomposers on the food chain?

Decomposers are not shown in food chain as they decompose all organisms .


Are decomposers always at the bottom of the food chain?

Yes decomposers always at the end of the food chain.


How do decomposers connect both ends of a food chain?

explain how decomposers connect both ends of the food chain


What is transferred from producers to consumers and decomposers in the food chain?

Energy is transferred betweenproducers to consumers and decomposers in the food chain.


What is the role of decomposers in a food chain?

There are many roles played by decomposers in a food chain. These decomposers serve to bring the circle of life full circle.


The algae in the food chain are?

decomposers.


Can fungi help in the food chain?

Fungi have the role of decomposers in the food chain.


What does a food chain consist of?

the food chain consists of: the sun,producers,consumers and decomposers


What does bacteria act as in a food chain?

Decomposers


Where do decomposers go on the food chain?

bottm


What recycles matter in a food chain?

Decomposers


How are decomposers helpful to the food chain?

Decomposers break down dead animals, therefore they are good to the plants (producers) which are the base of the food chain/web.


How are producers consumers and decomposers are linked in a food chain?

They are linked in a food chain by having the thing/animal at the top of the chain.


What are the levels of a food chain?

Producers, consumers, and decomposers.


A consists of producers consumers and decomposers?

food chain


Which of these consists of producers consumers and decomposers?

food chain


What is the niche of decomposers in a food chain?

one is big


What are the final organisms in all food chain?

decomposers


Who uses the food chain?

The producers (plants), the consumers (animals) and the decomposers (bacteria) use the food chain.


What role do decomposers play in the food chain?

The decomposers play the part of being consumed by the consumres.


What kind of organism connects both ends of a food chain?

Decomposers connect both ends of a food chain.


Who comes first on the food chain?

The producer, usually a plant, comes first in the food chain.Then the ConsumersThen decomposers


Why are decomposers necessary in the food chain?

They provide nutrients for plants.


What organism help return nutrients to the food chain?

The Answer is Decomposers


What makes earthworms important to the food chain?

because they are decomposers


Still have questions?