GED 2014 -Science - Interactions between Earth's System and Living Things
Terms in this set (8)
Cycles of Matter
Matter that makes up living organisms, such as water, carbon, and nitrogen, recycles through the environment.
Coal, oil, natural gas, and other fuels that are ancient remains of plants and animals.
Are events that result from Earth's processes and can damage and endanger human life.
The policy of constructing or creating man-made habitats, such as wetlands, to replace those lost to development.
Drawn or pulled out.
A resource that has a theoretically unlimited supply and is not depleted when used by humans.
A source of energy that exists in limited quantities and once used, cannot be replaced except over the course of millions of years.
The capacity to endure. In ecology, the word describes how biological systems remain diverse and productive over time.