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This is the use of organisms, usually prokaryotes, fungi, or plants, to detoxify polluted ecosystems.
This is the use of organisms to add essential material to a degraded ecosystem.
CO2, water vapor, and other gases reflect infrared radiation back towards Earth, this is known as?
Nutrient circuits in ecosystems involve biotic and abiotic components and are often called this?
is the amount of chemical energy in food converted to new biomass during a given period of time.
Is the water annually transpired by plants and evaporated from a landscape. This can represent the contrast between wet and dry climates.
is the element that must be added for production to increase in an area. Nitrogen and Phosphorus are typically the nutrients that are most needed in marine production.
This is the addition of large amounts of nutrients to lakes or other bodies of water.
Net Primary Production (NPP)
this is the Gross Primary Production minus the energy used by primary producers for respiration.
Net Ecosystem Production (NEP)
This is a measure of the total biomass accumulation during that time.
in an ecosystem is the amount of light energy converted to chemical energy by autotrophs during a given time period.
these are the bastards that decompose rotting organic matter. These consist of prokaryotes and fungi.
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