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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?
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
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
22 terms
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…
42 terms
Forests
resource
land area
hectare
species
resurssi
maa-ala
hehtaari
laji
resource
resurssi
land area
maa-ala
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…
15 terms
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…
9 terms
Forests
all year round
coniferous trees
deciduous trees
either
året rundt
bartrær
løvtrær
enten
all year round
året rundt
coniferous trees
bartrær
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%
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
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.
5 terms
forests
tree
organezem
sapling
forest tempole
a plant life form
a living thing
the form of a tree that is not full grown
a rare abanded house
tree
a plant life form
organezem
a living thing
Forests
forest
deciduous tree
coniferous tree
deforestation
a large area of land that has many trees and living things
a type of tree that loses its leaves during winter during fal…
a type of tree that grows cones and has leaves that look like…
the cutting and removing of trees from an area
forest
a large area of land that has many trees and living things
deciduous tree
a type of tree that loses its leaves during winter during fal…
13 terms
Forests
old growth
second growth
tree plantation/farms
deforestation causes
uncut forest that has been undisturbed by humans for years
trees from a secondary succession, develop after the trees ha…
managed forest containing the same species of trees, for comm…
decreased soil fertility from erosion, runoff, extinction of…
old growth
uncut forest that has been undisturbed by humans for years
second growth
trees from a secondary succession, develop after the trees ha…
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
5 terms
Forests
forests
deciduous tree
coniferous tree
deforestation
a large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
a type of tree that loses its leaves during winter. During fa…
a type of tree that grows cones and has leaves that look like…
the cutting and removing of trees from an area
forests
a large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
deciduous tree
a type of tree that loses its leaves during winter. During fa…
10 terms
Forests
forests
how much they cover
net primary productivity
borreal forests
terrestrial biomes where dominant vegetation is trees or mixt…
30%
how much biomass a certain area produces in a certain time
northern hemisphere moderate summer temp very cold winter.
forests
terrestrial biomes where dominant vegetation is trees or mixt…
how much they cover
30%
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…
23 terms
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"
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
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
5 terms
Forests
Forest
Deciduous Tree
Coniferous Tree
Deforestation
A large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
A type of tree that loses its leaves during winter. During fa…
A type of tree that grows cones and has leaves that look like…
The cutting and removing of trees from an area.
Forest
A large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
Deciduous Tree
A type of tree that loses its leaves during winter. During fa…
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
27 terms
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…
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…
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…
31 terms
forests
Pith
Food wed
Disturbance
Deforestation
A tube in the center of the that transports nutriance through…
A visual that shows the network of food chains in an ecosystem.
An event that changes conditions in an ecosystem.
The removel of trees by humans.
Pith
A tube in the center of the that transports nutriance through…
Food wed
A visual that shows the network of food chains in an ecosystem.
5 terms
Forests
forest
deciduous tree
coniferous tree
deforestation
a large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
a type of tree that loses its leaves during winter. During fa…
a type of tree that grows cones and has leaves that look like…
the cutting and removing of trees from an area
forest
a large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
deciduous tree
a type of tree that loses its leaves during winter. During fa…
5 terms
forests
forest
deciduous tree
coniferous tree
deforestation
a large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
a type of tree that loses it leaves during winter. during fal…
a type of tree that grows cones and has leaves that look like…
the cutting and removing of trees from an area
forest
a large area of land that has many trees and other living thi…
deciduous tree
a type of tree that loses it leaves during winter. during fal…
59 terms
Forests
Destruction/ruin
Demand for
Fuelwood
Management
Lerombol
Követelni
Tüzifa
Igazgatás
Destruction/ruin
Lerombol
Demand for
Követelni
56 terms
Forests
Forest
Forestland
Timberland
Tree
a large area covered chiefly with trees and undergrowth.
an area of land covered by forests.
land covered with forest suitable or managed for timber.
a woody perennial plant, typically having a single stem or tr…
Forest
a large area covered chiefly with trees and undergrowth.
Forestland
an area of land covered by forests.
10 terms
The forest
Forest
Tree
Lake
Animal
A large tract of land covered with trees and underbrush
A plant having a permanently woody main stem or trunk, ordina…
A body of fresh or salt water of considerable size, surrounde…
Any such living thing other than a human being.
Forest
A large tract of land covered with trees and underbrush
Tree
A plant having a permanently woody main stem or trunk, ordina…
5 terms
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
31 terms
Forests
dendrology
coniferous
coniferous
deciduous
the study of woody plants
gymnosperms
needle or scale-like leaves, no flowers, cones, softwood, eve…
angiosperms
dendrology
the study of woody plants
coniferous
gymnosperms
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
16 terms
Forests
Forest % in Pakistan
Desired Forest %
Productive Forests
Protection Forests
4.8%
20-30% of land.
natural forest, high tree density, used for extraction of tim…
planted by people, linear, along roads/parks etc, little valu…
Forest % in Pakistan
4.8%
Desired Forest %
20-30% of land.
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…
58 terms
forests
Deciduous tree
How many main forest regions are there…
What is pulpwood used for?
The scientific management of the fores…
A tree that sheds its leaves and grows new ones each year and…
8
Paper
silviculture
Deciduous tree
A tree that sheds its leaves and grows new ones each year and…
How many main forest regions are there…
8
30 terms
Forests
Symbiotic Relation
Mutually Beneficial
Predators vs. Prey
Parasitic
a special type of interaction between species working togethe…
when two species get a survival advantage by working with one…
predators are animals that eat other organisms; prey are a pr…
organisms that are dependent on another living organism and s…
Symbiotic Relation
a special type of interaction between species working togethe…
Mutually Beneficial
when two species get a survival advantage by working with one…
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
28 terms
Forests
Broadleaf forest
Canopy layer
Clear-cutting
Conifer
a forest featuring trees with broad leaves
The layer of the forest with the greatest amount of branches,…
The felling and removal of all trees from a given tract of fo…
A plant bearing cones, including pine, fir, and spruce
Broadleaf forest
a forest featuring trees with broad leaves
Canopy layer
The layer of the forest with the greatest amount of branches,…
6 terms
Forests
consumers
producers
herbivours
decomposers
panther, spider, monkey, capybara
vines, canopy trees
roll, deer, rabbits, cardinal
earthworms, fungi, mushrooms
consumers
panther, spider, monkey, capybara
producers
vines, canopy trees
19 terms
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…
16 terms
Forests
Conifers
Forest tundra ecotone
Open boreal (taiga)
The main (closed boreal)
cone-bearing gymnosperms, evergreen, enables them to carry on…
characterized by open stands of stunted spruce, lichens, moss…
characterized by lichen-black spruce woodland
with continuous stands of coniferous trees, broken by popular…
Conifers
cone-bearing gymnosperms, evergreen, enables them to carry on…
Forest tundra ecotone
characterized by open stands of stunted spruce, lichens, moss…
20 terms
Forests
1.1 What is a forest?
1.2 What two things make forests diffe…
2.1 In what climate zone are rain fore…
2.2 What type of weather conditions do…
A forest is a place in tropical or temperate climates where m…
The two things that make forests different form each other is…
Rain forests are usually found in tropical climates.
The type of weather conditions that rainforests need in order…
1.1 What is a forest?
A forest is a place in tropical or temperate climates where m…
1.2 What two things make forests diffe…
The two things that make forests different form each other is…
20 terms
Forests
1.1 What are forests?
1.2 What two things make forests diffe…
2.1 In what climate zone are rainfores…
2.2 What type of weather conditions do…
Forests are places in tropical or temperate climates where ma…
The two things that make forests different from each other is…
Rainforests are usually found in the tropical climate zone.
The types of weather conditions that a rainforest needs in or…
1.1 What are forests?
Forests are places in tropical or temperate climates where ma…
1.2 What two things make forests diffe…
The two things that make forests different from each other is…
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