Classroom Resources

Vocabulary List:

The Scope of Ecology
  • ecology
  • lab experiment
  • field experiment
  • natural trajectory
  • natural snapshot
  • mathematical models
  • statistics
  • structure and function
  • anatomy
  • physiology
  • morphology
  • behavioral science
  • evolution
  • evolutionary theory
  • natural selection
  • survival of the fittest
  • interactions
  • predation
  • competition
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  • hierarchy (of life)
  • organismal ecology
  • organism
  • population ecology
  • population
  • community ecology
  • community
  • predation
  • competition
  • ecosystem ecology
  • ecosystem
  • environment
  • abiotic
  • biotic
  • biome
  • landscape ecology
  • landscape
  • global ecology
  • biosphere
  • geosphere
  • atmosphere
  • hydrosphere

Ecology integrates all areas of biological research and informs environmental decision making
  • basic/discovery science
  • natural history
  • evolution
  • natural selection
  • evolutionary time
  • ecological time
  • environmentalism/environmentalist


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