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21 terms
Forests
tropical rainforest
boreal forest
tropical dry forest
temperate deciduous forest
- 42% of all forests
- 33% of all forests
- 5% of all forests
- 11% of all forests
tropical rainforest
- 42% of all forests
boreal forest
- 33% of all forests
Forests
Woodland
frontier forests
forest fragmentation
reforestation
sparse forest
the world's remaining intact natural forest ecosystems, undis…
breaking up of forest areas into smaller areas
The restoration (replanting) of a forest that had been reduce…
Woodland
sparse forest
frontier forests
the world's remaining intact natural forest ecosystems, undis…
Forests
acid rain
animals
forests
recycle
rain that has poisons
living things that can move
large areas of trees
use again
acid rain
rain that has poisons
animals
living things that can move
42 terms
Forests
world map
continents
oceans
habitat
world map
continents
8 terms
Forests
Near the equator
four
Deciduous
humus (nutrients)
Where are tropical rain forests found?
How many seasons do temperate forests have?
Which type of tree is adapted to lose leaves in the fall to c…
Soil in the temperate forests has more ___________ than soil…
Near the equator
Where are tropical rain forests found?
four
How many seasons do temperate forests have?
20 terms
Forests
Producer
Forest
Primary Consumer
Consumer
An organism that captures energy directly from an inorganic s…
An area of land covered with trees.
The second level of a food web but the first level of organis…
An organism that eats other organisms; levels of consumers in…
Producer
An organism that captures energy directly from an inorganic s…
Forest
An area of land covered with trees.
Forests
acid rain
animals
forests
habitats
rain that has poisons
living things that can move
large area of trees
places where animals or people live
acid rain
rain that has poisons
animals
living things that can move
17 terms
Forests
Intrinsic Value
Instrumental Value
Conversation Biology
Bioinfomatics
"some things have value even if they are not useful to humans"
Value of an organism, species, ecosystem, or the earth's biod…
the scientific study of how humans impact organisms and of th…
the applied science of managing, analyzing, and communicating…
Intrinsic Value
"some things have value even if they are not useful to humans"
Instrumental Value
Value of an organism, species, ecosystem, or the earth's biod…
12 terms
Forests
acres
adapted
climate change
cycled
a standard measure of land area equal to 4,840 square yards;…
adjusted to new or particular conditions
the long- term, lasting changes in Earth's weather patterns o…
went through a repeated series of events
acres
a standard measure of land area equal to 4,840 square yards;…
adapted
adjusted to new or particular conditions
forests
Forest
Food chain
food web
secondary consumer
An area of land covered in trees.
The path that energy takes takes as one organism eats each ot…
a network of prey and predator
the third level of consumer
Forest
An area of land covered in trees.
Food chain
The path that energy takes takes as one organism eats each ot…
FORESTS
Softwood
hardwood
shade tolerance
Shade intolerant
evergreen, gymnosperm... ex: spruce, pine, fir, cedar, yew, larc…
deciduous, angiosperm... ex: oak, maple, hickory, ash, elm, aspe…
relative capacity of tree species to compete for survival und…
- shorter-lived... - faster growing ... - forests comprised of shad…
Softwood
evergreen, gymnosperm... ex: spruce, pine, fir, cedar, yew, larc…
hardwood
deciduous, angiosperm... ex: oak, maple, hickory, ash, elm, aspe…
5 terms
Forests
forests
deforestation
natural resource
deciduous
a large area of land
The cutting and taking down trees from a area
something value from the
A type of tree that loses it's leaves might change color
forests
a large area of land
deforestation
The cutting and taking down trees from a area
10 terms
Forests
Trees
Vegetation
Biosphere
Ecozone
Tall perennial woody plants having a main trunk and branches
All the plant life in a particular region or period
The regions of the Earth where living organisms exist
Large areas of the Earth's surface within which organisms hav…
Trees
Tall perennial woody plants having a main trunk and branches
Vegetation
All the plant life in a particular region or period
72 terms
Forests
what forms the boundary between Haiti…
The dominican republic still has over…
what led to deforestation in Haiti?
what reduced the tourism and lead to p…
river channel
60%
logging and rubber plantations
political instability
what forms the boundary between Haiti…
river channel
The dominican republic still has over…
60%
Forests
resource
land area
hectare
species
resurssi
maa-ala
hehtaari
laji
resource
resurssi
land area
maa-ala
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
A search or pursuit.
The surroundings of something; background; environment.
To make less or smaller.
To knock about
Quest
A search or pursuit.
Settings
The surroundings of something; background; environment.
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
An adventure to find or do something
The background for something
To make less of or make smaller
To whip around and hit things
Quest
An adventure to find or do something
Settings
The background for something
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
A search or a pursuit
The background of something in like a play
To make less or smaller
To knock about
Quest
A search or a pursuit
Settings
The background of something in like a play
9 terms
Forests
all year round
coniferous trees
deciduous trees
either
året rundt
bartrær
løvtrær
enten
all year round
året rundt
coniferous trees
bartrær
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
A search or pursuit
The surroundings of something ... ; background; environment
To make less or become smaller companies in size
To knock about
Quest
A search or pursuit
Settings
The surroundings of something ... ; background; environment
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
An Adventure to find something u need.
A background of a play or something.
To have less of something.
Food laid down on a table that is for free.
Quest
An Adventure to find something u need.
Settings
A background of a play or something.
FORESTS
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
A search or pursuit.
The surroundings of something. Background, environment.
To make less. To become smaller in size, number, or degree.
Th knock about.
Quest
A search or pursuit.
Settings
The surroundings of something. Background, environment.
Forests
Jack Pine... Dry Northern Forest
White/Red Pine... Dry Northern Forest/Dry…
White Oak... Dry Northern Hardwood
Black Oak... Dry Northern Hardwood
Jack Pine... Dry Northern Forest
White/Red Pine... Dry Northern Forest/Dry…
23 terms
forests
Adaptation
Biome
Climate
Habitat
behaviors+physical characteristics that help organisms thrive
ecosystem with similar climates+organisms
temperature
place where organisms lives
Adaptation
behaviors+physical characteristics that help organisms thrive
Biome
ecosystem with similar climates+organisms
13 terms
Forests
Protective Forests:Uses
Productive Forests:Uses
Protective Forests:Abdundance
Productive Forests:Abdundance
Scenic Beauty,Prevent Soil Erosion/Planted by man
People Receive Production of fruits, timber from them /Natural
2/3 of pakistan
1/3 of pakistan
Protective Forests:Uses
Scenic Beauty,Prevent Soil Erosion/Planted by man
Productive Forests:Uses
People Receive Production of fruits, timber from them /Natural
5 terms
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduced
Buffet
A search or pursuit
The surroundings of something
To make less
To knock about
Quest
A search or pursuit
Settings
The surroundings of something
6 terms
forests
food web
primary consumer
secondary consumers
tertiary consumers
a visual that shows the network of food chains in an ecosystem
the second level of food of a food web but the first level of…
the third level of a food web; an organism that eats primary…
the fourth level of a food web; an organism that eats seconda…
food web
a visual that shows the network of food chains in an ecosystem
primary consumer
the second level of food of a food web but the first level of…
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
A search or pursuit
The surroundings of something.
To make less or become smaller in size.
To knock about
Quest
A search or pursuit
Settings
The surroundings of something.
19 terms
forests
boreal
tropical rainforest
woodlands
ecosystem services provided by forests
- northern forest... -in cold, subarctic northern regions ... -worl…
-rainy, warm, high biodiversity... -south and central america, A…
ecosystems with lower density of trees
-stabilize soil and prevent erosion... -slow runoff, prevent flo…
boreal
- northern forest... -in cold, subarctic northern regions ... -worl…
tropical rainforest
-rainy, warm, high biodiversity... -south and central america, A…
24 terms
Forests
producer
primary consumer
food web
Food Chain
an organism that captures energy
the second level of a food web
the visual that shows the network of food chains in an ecosys…
the path that energy travels as one organism eats another
producer
an organism that captures energy
primary consumer
the second level of a food web
5 terms
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
You tell somebody to do something
You control something
Use something over and over again
All sorts of food
Quest
You tell somebody to do something
Settings
You control something
38 terms
Forests
annual allowable cut
biocides
boreal forest
boreal shield
the amount of timber that is allowed to be cut annually from…
chemicals that kill many different kinds of living things; al…
one of the largest forest belts in the world, extending all a…
the largest ecozone in Canada, stretching along the Canadian…
annual allowable cut
the amount of timber that is allowed to be cut annually from…
biocides
chemicals that kill many different kinds of living things; al…
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
A search or pursuit.
The surroundings of something; background; envirment.
To make less or become smaller in size, number, or degree.
To knock about.
Quest
A search or pursuit.
Settings
The surroundings of something; background; envirment.
9 terms
Forests
primary consumer
decomposer
tertiary consumer
secondary consumer
the second level of a food web but the first level of organis…
an organism that breaks down organic waste and feeds on the n…
the fourth level of a food web; an organism that eats seconda…
the third level of a food web; an organism that eats primary…
primary consumer
the second level of a food web but the first level of organis…
decomposer
an organism that breaks down organic waste and feeds on the n…
6 terms
forests
caopy
forest floor
unnderstory
photosynthesis
the upper layer of a forest
the part of the forest that is blanketed with decaying leaves…
the middle layer of the forests that contains a mixture of sm…
the set of reactions happening inside green plant cells that…
caopy
the upper layer of a forest
forest floor
the part of the forest that is blanketed with decaying leaves…
Forests
Setings
Quest
Major
Reduce
The sounding of something
A search or pursuit
Grater in size amount value importance or rank
To make less or become smaller
Setings
The sounding of something
Quest
A search or pursuit
21 terms
Forests
Tropical Rainforests
Tropical Rainforest Layers
Tropical Rainforest Soils
Tropical Forest Species
-6% of Earth's land surface... ->50% of Earth's biodiversity... -pr…
1. Emergent... -widely spaced... -evergreen... -200+ feet tall... -shallo…
-low nutrients... -biodiversity is high... -turnover is fast... -tempe…
-don't have dominant tree species so diversity is high... -four…
Tropical Rainforests
-6% of Earth's land surface... ->50% of Earth's biodiversity... -pr…
Tropical Rainforest Layers
1. Emergent... -widely spaced... -evergreen... -200+ feet tall... -shallo…
8 terms
forests
canopy
forest floor
understory
photosynthesis
the upper layer of a forest where the leaves and branches of…
the part of the forest that is blanketed with decaying leaves…
the middle layer of the forest that contains a mixture of sma…
the set of reactions happening inside green plant cells that…
canopy
the upper layer of a forest where the leaves and branches of…
forest floor
the part of the forest that is blanketed with decaying leaves…
Forests
Quest
Settings
Reduce
Buffet
A search or pursuit.
The surroundings of something; background; environment.
To make less or become smaller in size, number, or degree.
To knock about.
Quest
A search or pursuit.
Settings
The surroundings of something; background; environment.
Forests
Settings
Quest
Major
Reduce
The surrounding of something background enviroment
A search or pursuit
Greater in size amount value important or rank
To make less or become smaller in size number or degree
Settings
The surrounding of something background enviroment
Quest
A search or pursuit
7 terms
Forests
Forests
Forest Inventory
Units
Forest Area
-Collection of stands... -Stands of various ages across environm…
-Need to stratify individual stands... -Groupings depend on seve…
-Must be of a manageable size... -USDA FS... -Forest... -District…
-Essential to know the total area... -Georeferenced... -Unbiased a…
Forests
-Collection of stands... -Stands of various ages across environm…
Forest Inventory
-Need to stratify individual stands... -Groupings depend on seve…
Forests
Ecosystem Fundamentals - Plant "Concer…
Annuals, biennials, perennials
herbaceous/ non- woody
woody/ non herbaceous
Annuals, biennials, perennials... herbaceous/ non- woody... woody/…
Ecosystem Fundamentals - Plant "Concerns"
Ecosystem Fundamentals - Plant "Concerns"
Ecosystem Fundamentals - Plant "Concerns"
Ecosystem Fundamentals - Plant "Concer…
Annuals, biennials, perennials... herbaceous/ non- woody... woody/…
Annuals, biennials, perennials
Ecosystem Fundamentals - Plant "Concerns"
24 terms
forests
annual ring
bark
biome
canopy
the light and dark-patterned wood that forms as a tree grows…
dead, protective wood that covers the outside of a tree trunk
a specific geographic area with a particular climate that sup…
the upper layer of a forest where the leaves and branches of…
annual ring
the light and dark-patterned wood that forms as a tree grows…
bark
dead, protective wood that covers the outside of a tree trunk
10 terms
Forests
boreal
evergreen
naturally
deciduous
of, about, or in the northern areas of the earth
having green needles or leaves all years long
in a natural way, in a way not caused by people
having leaves fall off each year
boreal
of, about, or in the northern areas of the earth
evergreen
having green needles or leaves all years long
6 terms
forests
cellular resparation
oxygen cycle
producer
consumere
oxygen converts some of energy in glucose into energy that is…
back-and-forth exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between…
an organism that captures energy directly directly from an in…
an organism that eats other organisms; there are three possib…
cellular resparation
oxygen converts some of energy in glucose into energy that is…
oxygen cycle
back-and-forth exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between…
33 terms
forests
maine presettlement forest composition
what you radiocarbon date peat core with
sugar maple in latin
shade tolerance of sugar maple
spruce, balsam fir, northern white cedar, birch
macrofossils
acer saccharum
high
maine presettlement forest composition
spruce, balsam fir, northern white cedar, birch
what you radiocarbon date peat core with
macrofossils
22 terms
Forests
Biodiversity
Biome
Canopy
Chlorophyll
The variety of different lifeforms
A specific geographic area with a particular climate that sup…
The upper layer of the forest for the leaves and branches of…
A pigment found in the chloroplast of a plant cell that captu…
Biodiversity
The variety of different lifeforms
Biome
A specific geographic area with a particular climate that sup…
17 terms
Forests
forest percentages
forest layers
old v. second
hardwood v. softwood
30% all land... 42% tropical... 33% boreal... 11% temperate... 9% chapar…
emergent... canopy... under-story... forest floor
old: forests w/ great age w/out disturbance... second growth: gr…
hardwood: deciduous angiosperms (broad leaf)... softwood: gymnos…
forest percentages
30% all land... 42% tropical... 33% boreal... 11% temperate... 9% chapar…
forest layers
emergent... canopy... under-story... forest floor
Forests
16/17th century timber decline
wood in develpoing countries
pyrolisis
biochar
- wood for fuel in industry... - wood to heat and cook in homes…
- still used for energy and material... - Ghana - makes up 1/3 e…
thermal conversion of wood at high heat in absence of oxygen…
- charcol lighter than wood... - burns more easily ... - in agricul…
16/17th century timber decline
- wood for fuel in industry... - wood to heat and cook in homes…
wood in develpoing countries
- still used for energy and material... - Ghana - makes up 1/3 e…
Forests
Deforestation
Boreal forests
Temperate forests
Tropical forests
Net loss of trees in a forested area.
Coniferous forests found at high latitudes and altitudes char…
Found in areas with four seasons and a moderate climate recei…
Found in equatorial areas with warm temperatures year round a…
Deforestation
Net loss of trees in a forested area.
Boreal forests
Coniferous forests found at high latitudes and altitudes char…
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