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Ecology

Stream Ecology
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acid
pH 1-6
alkaline
pH 8-14
stream ecology
study of living things in the stream habitat
stream pH
pH of 6-8
acid rain
air polluted with nitrogen and sulfur make the rain acidic
bio monitoring
use a biotic index to count animals in each taxa
dissolved oxygen
oxygen dissolved in stream water
riparian zone
amount of vegetation on each side of the stream
abiotic factors
(pH, dissolved oxygen, temp, pollutants)
non living factors
biotic factors
living factors
producers
make their own food
( plants)
consumers
consume plants or animals for food
decomposes
recycle dead things in nature
( fungi, bacteria, mold, mildew)
invasive species
non-native plants or animals that disrupt the habitat they invade