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ecology
The study between organisms and their enviorments
biotic
A living organism
abiotic
Something that was never alive and will never live
rock
water
dirt
population
group of the same organisms living in a defined area in a defined time
community
all populations of different species that live and interact in an area
ecosystem
A community of organisms and its abiotic enviroment
biosphere
a part of earth where life exists
herbivore
An animal that eats plants
carnivore
an organism that eats other organisms
Omnivore
an organism that eats both plants and other animals
scavenger
an organism that feed on the bodies of dead animals
decomposer
Organisms that get energy by breaking down dead organisms
food chain
represents the energy in food that flows from one organism to the other
food web
The many energy pathways passible are more accurately shown by food webs
energy pyramid
the loss of energy at each level of the food chain
habitat
the enviroment that organisms live in
niche
an organisms way of live within an ecosystem
carring capacity
the largest population that a given enviornment can support over a long period of time