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Science 1- Ecology Terms
Ecology
Ecologist
Habitat
Niche
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Studies animals and the way they interact with their environm…
Place where an organism lives
the role of an organism in its habitat, or how it makes its l…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Ecologist
Studies animals and the way they interact with their environm…
10 terms
Ecology terms 1
biotic factors
abiotic factors
habitat
niche
the living parts of a habitat
the non-living (but essential) parts of a habitat (sunlight,…
an environment that produces everything an organism needs to…
an organism's role in the ecosystem ( a turkey vulture is a s…
biotic factors
the living parts of a habitat
abiotic factors
the non-living (but essential) parts of a habitat (sunlight,…
20 terms
Ecology 1 Review Terms
Predator
Prey
Scavenger
Habitat
A carnivore that hunts and kills live prey
An organism that a predator hunts and kills
A carnivore that feeds on already killed organisms
The place where an organism lives.
Predator
A carnivore that hunts and kills live prey
Prey
An organism that a predator hunts and kills
24 terms
Ecology Terms 1
Ecology
Organism
Population
Community
The study of living and non-living things
A living thing
A group of the same organisms living together
Many populations living together
Ecology
The study of living and non-living things
Organism
A living thing
32 terms
Ecology: Quiz 1 terms
adaptation
ATP
autotroph
food chain
inherited characteristic that increases an organism's chance…
molecule that stores and transfers energy within cells
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
a single series of steps showing the transfer of energy and f…
adaptation
inherited characteristic that increases an organism's chance…
ATP
molecule that stores and transfers energy within cells
40 terms
Ecology Terms Week 1
Biosphere
Biome
Ecology
Species
Area from the top of the atmosphere to the bottom of the ocea…
Group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical o…
The study of the interactions between organisms and their phy…
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Biosphere
Area from the top of the atmosphere to the bottom of the ocea…
Biome
Group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical o…
8 terms
Ecology 3.1 Terms
ecology
biosphere
population
community
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
where earth's organisms live, includes the parts of the plane…
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
a group of different populations that live together in an area
ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
biosphere
where earth's organisms live, includes the parts of the plane…
11 terms
Ecology Terms #1
Abiotic
Biotic
Habitat
Niche
Physical rather than biological; not derived from living orga…
Relating to or resulting from living things.
The natural home or environment of an animal, plant or other…
A term that describes the relational position of a species or…
Abiotic
Physical rather than biological; not derived from living orga…
Biotic
Relating to or resulting from living things.
19 terms
Ecology Chapter 1 Terms
Habitat
Species
Ecology
Population
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
A group of similar organisms that can mate with each other an…
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
All the members of one species living in the same area.
Habitat
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
Species
A group of similar organisms that can mate with each other an…
16 terms
bio ecology terms 1
biodiversity
biome
carbon cycle
climate
The number of species within a specific habitat.
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
Cyclic movement of carbon in different chemical forms from th…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
biodiversity
The number of species within a specific habitat.
biome
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
21 terms
Ecology ch. 1 terms
abiotic
adaptation
biosphere
biotic
of or referring to the physical or nonliving environment
A physiological, morphological, or behavioral trait with an u…
The highest level of biological organization, consisting of a…
Of or referring to the living components of an environment.
abiotic
of or referring to the physical or nonliving environment
adaptation
A physiological, morphological, or behavioral trait with an u…
65 terms
Ecology Unit 1 Terms
ecology
abiotic (non-living)
biotic (living)
species
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
Component of an ecosystem that is non-living (chemical and ph…
Component of an ecosystem that is living... Ex: competition, pre…
A population or group of populations whose members have the p…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
abiotic (non-living)
Component of an ecosystem that is non-living (chemical and ph…
ecology ch.1 terms
autotroph
photosynthesis
heterotrophs
omnivores
an organism that is able to form nutritional organic substanc…
A process used by plants and other autotrophs to capture ligh…
An organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating oth…
Organisms that eat both plants and animals
autotroph
an organism that is able to form nutritional organic substanc…
photosynthesis
A process used by plants and other autotrophs to capture ligh…
15 terms
Fancher- Ecology terms 1-15
delta
floodplain
renewable
nonrenewable
a mass of sediment laid down where a river meets a still body…
flat land on the side of the river that has rich sediments
resources that can be replaced or replenished like trees, wat…
resources that can NOT be replaced or take millions of years…
delta
a mass of sediment laid down where a river meets a still body…
floodplain
flat land on the side of the river that has rich sediments
31 terms
Environment & Ecology TERMS #1
Environment
Ecology
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Everything that surrounds an organism
Study of interactions between living and nonliving things
Nonliving part of the environment
Layers of gases that surround earth
Environment
Everything that surrounds an organism
Ecology
Study of interactions between living and nonliving things
33 terms
1.1 Ecology Terms
Ecology
Ecologist
Biosphere
Sensor
"Study of home", study of orgsnisms in their natural environm…
Studies organisms and how they interact with their environmen…
Region of earth that supports life
Device that's used to collect data from a large area
Ecology
"Study of home", study of orgsnisms in their natural environm…
Ecologist
Studies organisms and how they interact with their environmen…
30 terms
Units 1 & 2 - Ecology Terms
Ecology
Ecologist
Symbiosis
Mutualism
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Studies animals and the way they interact with their environm…
A relationship in which two different organisms live in close…
A relationship between two species in which both species bene…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Ecologist
Studies animals and the way they interact with their environm…
47 terms
Ecology 1
biomass
population
community
ecosystem
total mass of organisms in a given area or volume of an ecosy…
group of organisms of the same species who live in the same a…
group of different populations living and interacting with ea…
community and its abiotic environment.
biomass
total mass of organisms in a given area or volume of an ecosy…
population
group of organisms of the same species who live in the same a…
27 terms
Ecology Terms (Part 1)
Organism
Photosynthesis
Chemosynthesis
Ecology
Living thing
Using nutrients (e.g. CO2, H2O) and energy (Sunlight) to buil…
A process used by some bacteria in the deep oceans to generat…
Study of interactions of living organisms with one another an…
Organism
Living thing
Photosynthesis
Using nutrients (e.g. CO2, H2O) and energy (Sunlight) to buil…
20 terms
ECOLOGY 1: Environment & Interdependence Basic Terms
Ecology
Biotic
Abiotic
Environment
the study of interaction among organisms and their environment
Living
Non-living
Everything an organism comes in contact with in its lifetime
Ecology
the study of interaction among organisms and their environment
Biotic
Living
10 terms
Ecology terms wk 1
Abiotic factor
Benthos
Carbon cycle
Community
An environmental factor that is not associated with the activ…
The organisms that live at the bottom of the sea or ocean
The movement of carbon from the nonliving environment into li…
A group of various species that live in the same habitat and…
Abiotic factor
An environmental factor that is not associated with the activ…
Benthos
The organisms that live at the bottom of the sea or ocean
11 terms
Ecology Chapter 1 terms
Ecology
Hypothesis
biotic
abiotic
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
a possible answer to a question developed using previous know…
of or referring to the living components of an environment
of or referring to the physical or nonliving environment
Ecology
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
Hypothesis
a possible answer to a question developed using previous know…
13 terms
Ecology Review #1
Competion
Unusual weather
Natural Disaster
Predation
Density Dependent
Density Independent
Density Independent
Density Dependent
Competion
Density Dependent
Unusual weather
Density Independent
24 terms
Ecology Lecture 1 Terms
Organism
population
Species
Community
a single individual of a species
all individuals of one species in a defined area
all individuals in a given area that potentially can mate and…
All populations in a defined area that can interact with othe…
Organism
a single individual of a species
population
all individuals of one species in a defined area
40 terms
Ecology Ch.1 Terms
Ecology
Environment
Relationships
Ecosystem
Is the scientific study of the relationships between organism…
Includes the physical and chemical conditions as well as the…
Include interactions with the physical world as well as with…
The eco-part of the word relates to the environment. The syst…
Ecology
Is the scientific study of the relationships between organism…
Environment
Includes the physical and chemical conditions as well as the…
40 terms
Ecology 1
Desert
Biome
Grassland
Climate
A hot, dry biome with high daytime temperatures and long peri…
A large region with a specific type of climate and certain ty…
A biome where grasses are the dominant vegetation in wide ope…
Weather conditions in an area over a long period of time.
Desert
A hot, dry biome with high daytime temperatures and long peri…
Biome
A large region with a specific type of climate and certain ty…
73 terms
Ecology Terms - Adv. Biology 1
Ecology
Biosphere
Abiotic
Biotic
The study of biotic and abiotic factors in the environment an…
The portion of Earth that supports life 2.5 miles above and b…
Non-living things... Ex: Rock
Living things... Ex: Humans
Ecology
The study of biotic and abiotic factors in the environment an…
Biosphere
The portion of Earth that supports life 2.5 miles above and b…
11 terms
Ecology Ch. 1 Section 1 terms
ecosystem
population
community
abiotic factor
All living and non-living things in a particular area
Members of 1 species in an area
Different populations living together in same area
Non-living factors in an ecosystem
ecosystem
All living and non-living things in a particular area
population
Members of 1 species in an area
8 terms
Ecology-Chapter 1 Terms
ecology
evolution
biosphere
stable isotope analysis
the study of relationships between organisms and the environm…
a process in which a population changes over time
the portions of the earth that support life including the lan…
a tool to which ecologists turn increasingly to understand th…
ecology
the study of relationships between organisms and the environm…
evolution
a process in which a population changes over time
51 terms
Ecology chapter 1 terms
Ecology
Ecological systems
Individual
Species
Study of abundance and distribution of organisms in relation…
Biological entities that have their own internal processes an…
Teen living being most fundamental unit of ecology
Group of organisms naturally interbreed and produce fertile o…
Ecology
Study of abundance and distribution of organisms in relation…
Ecological systems
Biological entities that have their own internal processes an…
50 terms
Bio 1 Ecology Terms
population
community
ecosystem
biome
one species, one time, in one place
all populations living in one area
all living/nonliving things in an area make this
all like ecosystems
population
one species, one time, in one place
community
all populations living in one area
26 terms
Ecology 1
Ecology
Biotic
Abiotic
Species
Study of living things and how they interact
Living factors
Non-living factors
One specific organism
Ecology
Study of living things and how they interact
Biotic
Living factors
25 terms
Ecology Terms
Ecology
Biosphere
Abiotic
Biotic
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
Describes living factors in the environment.
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
Part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
16 terms
Ecology terms 1
Interaction
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
Organism
A relationship between the parts of an environment.
the parts in an environment that is living, has a living orig…
Non living parts in an organisms habitat
A living thing
Interaction
A relationship between the parts of an environment.
Biotic Factor
the parts in an environment that is living, has a living orig…
13 terms
Ecology Terms 1
Producer
Carnivore
Trophic Level
Food Chain
And organism that obtains its energy from abiotic sources
An organism that obtains energy by eating animals
Level of nourishment on a food chain
A model that links orgainsims by their feeding relationships
Producer
And organism that obtains its energy from abiotic sources
Carnivore
An organism that obtains energy by eating animals
22 terms
chapter 1 ecology terms
abiotic
adaptation
biosphere
biotic
Of or referring to the physical or nonliving environment.
A physiological, morphological, or behavioral trait with an u…
The highest level of biological organization, consisting of a…
Of or referring to the living components of an environment.
abiotic
Of or referring to the physical or nonliving environment.
adaptation
A physiological, morphological, or behavioral trait with an u…
98 terms
Ecology 1
Biome
Savanna
Desert
Tundra
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
A region of little vegetation, either cold or hot, that recei…
Biome that surrounds the north and south poles; treeless land…
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Savanna
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
45 terms
Ecology Exam 1 Terms
Ecology
Individuals
Populations
Communities
the study of interactions between organisms and their environ…
used to explain distribution and abidance of species; physiol…
all the individuals of a single species in an area; study whe…
the biological and environmental processes that allow populat…
Ecology
the study of interactions between organisms and their environ…
Individuals
used to explain distribution and abidance of species; physiol…
47 terms
EXAM 1 ECOLOGY TERMS
flow of energy
cycling of resources
chemoautotroph
gross primary production
sun -> plants -> animals -> environment (heat)
biogeochemical cycles between organisms & their environment (…
convert chemical energy to chemical energy
total amount of energy (biomass) fixed by photosynthesis
flow of energy
sun -> plants -> animals -> environment (heat)
cycling of resources
biogeochemical cycles between organisms & their environment (…
32 terms
Ecology: Quiz 1 terms
adaptation
ATP
autotroph
food chain
inherited characteristic that increases an organism's chance…
molecule that stores and transfers energy within cells
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
a single series of steps showing the transfer of energy and f…
adaptation
inherited characteristic that increases an organism's chance…
ATP
molecule that stores and transfers energy within cells
10 terms
Ecology Vocabulary term 1
Species
Ecosystem
Ecology
Niche
Biology. the major subdivision of a genus or subgenus, regard…
a system, or a group of interconnected elements, formed by th…
the branch of biology dealing with the relations and interact…
an ornamental recess in a wall or the like, usually semicircu…
Species
Biology. the major subdivision of a genus or subgenus, regard…
Ecosystem
a system, or a group of interconnected elements, formed by th…
35 terms
Ecology terms 1
Carrying capacity
Biodiversity
Endangered species
Extinct
The total number of a species that can livd in a certain area
The number of different types of species in an ecosystem
The entire species is in danger of becoming extinct
Gone forever. All members of the species are dead
Carrying capacity
The total number of a species that can livd in a certain area
Biodiversity
The number of different types of species in an ecosystem
50 terms
Unit 1 Ecology Terms
organism
population
community
ecosystem
A living thing
a group of organisms of one species that interbreed and live…
a group of interacting populations that occupy the same geogr…
made up of the interactions among populations in a community
organism
A living thing
population
a group of organisms of one species that interbreed and live…
Ecology terms 1
biotic
abiotic
habitat
organism
all the living organisms in the environment
all the non-living (physical) components of the environment
specific environment in which the organism lives, includes th…
individual living thing
biotic
all the living organisms in the environment
abiotic
all the non-living (physical) components of the environment
12 terms
Ecology Terms 1
Species
Population
Silvics
Silviculture
Group of similar organisms that freely here with each other w…
Any speculates
Studying life history and characteristics of forest trees in…
At and science of controlling forests to meet diverse needs
Species
Group of similar organisms that freely here with each other w…
Population
Any speculates
20 terms
Ecology Terms - 1
Photic Zone
Aphotic Zone
Benthic Zone
Detritus
the upper layer of a body of water delineated by the depth to…
vertical depth of water in the ocean, unreachable by sunlight…
ecological region at the lowest level of body of water such a…
rock in small particles or other material worn or broken away…
Photic Zone
the upper layer of a body of water delineated by the depth to…
Aphotic Zone
vertical depth of water in the ocean, unreachable by sunlight…
58 terms
Ecology Pt. 1 (terms)
individual
population
species
guild
a single organism
a group of interbreeding individuals occupying the same area
a group of organisms capable of interbreeding regardless of t…
a group of species that have similar roles within a community
individual
a single organism
population
a group of interbreeding individuals occupying the same area
9 terms
Ecology terms #1
Carn
Cuti
Demi
Eco
Flesh, meat
Skin
Half
House
Carn
Flesh, meat
Cuti
Skin
23 terms
Ecology Exam 1 Terms
Ecology
Abiotic
biotic
Limiting factor
scientific study of interaction b/t organisms and their envir…
non-living
living
environmental conditions that limit growth, abundance, or dis…
Ecology
scientific study of interaction b/t organisms and their envir…
Abiotic
non-living
9 terms
Ecology Lecture 1 Terms
Ecology
Ecology is concerned with....
Where did Ecology come from?
Synergism
The scientific study of interactions between organisms and en…
Where organisms occur?... How many there are?... Why are they there?
Plant biology, botanists noticed connection between precipita…
When the parts of an organism all work together
Ecology
The scientific study of interactions between organisms and en…
Ecology is concerned with....
Where organisms occur?... How many there are?... Why are they there?
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