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growth pattern in whic the individuals in a population reproduce at a constant rate
growth pattern in which a population's growth rate slows or stops following a period of exponential growth
largest number of individuals of a population that a given environment can support
mechanism of population control in which a population is regulated by predation
limiting factor that affects all populations in similar ways, regardless of size
graph of the number of males and females within different age groups of a population
in areas with dry climates, a process caused by a combination of poor farming practices, overgrazing, and drought that turns productive land into desert
natural situation in which heat is retained in earths atmosphere by carbon dioxide, methane, water vapor, and other gases
species whose population size is rapidly declining and will become extinct if the trend continues
increasing concentration of a harmful substance in organisms at higher tropic levels in a food chain or web.
wise management of natural resources including the preservation of wildlife and habitats
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