Science ecology yr10 dt1

  1. What is ecology?
    Ecology is the study of living things and where they live
  2. What is a habitat?
    an environment that provides valuable resources that an organism needs to survive
  3. What is population?
    a group of organisms of the same species living in the same area
  4. what is a community?
    All the organisms of all species living in one habitat
  5. Environment
    • All the physical factors affecting the organism in a habitat. These factors are
    • Sunlight
    • Temp.
    • Oxygen
    • water
    • space (or soil)
  6. How do you use a quadrat?
    To estimate the coverage of 1 particular plant species in our chosen habitat add up the percentage coverage in each quadrat and divide by the number of quadrats taken
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Science ecology yr10 dt1
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