Biodiversity

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Biodiversity

  1. 1. Biodiversity <br />What does the prefix “bio” mean?<br />What does the word diverse mean?<br />What does the word diversity mean?<br />
  2. 2. Biodiversity <br /> a natural place which a wide variety of species live in a single area<br />
  3. 3. Interdependence<br />When living organisms depend on each other and are connected in some way<br />
  4. 4. Environment<br />All things and conditions that surround an animal or plant.<br />
  5. 5. Marine<br />Having to do with the sea, sailing or shipping<br />
  6. 6. Habitat<br />A distinctive place or surrounding such as the forest or ocean<br />
  7. 7. Organism<br />Any living thing like plants, animals, and people<br />
  8. 8. Herbivore<br />Animals whose only source of food are plants<br />
  9. 9. Omnivore<br />Animals that eat both plants and animals<br />
  10. 10. Carnivore and Predator<br />Animals that hunt and kills other animals for food<br />
  11. 11. Food Chain<br />The arrangement of living things based on who eats whom. All food chains begin with producers. (plants)<br />
  12. 12. Food Web<br />A network or combination of food chains.<br />
  13. 13. Ecosystem<br />A group of living and nonliving things found in nature.<br />
  14. 14. Producers <br />Plants that produce and make their own food<br />
  15. 15. Consumers<br />Animals that eat other animals. They depend on producers for their food.<br />
  16. 16. Decomposers<br />Organisms (living things) that feed on wastes and the remains of the dead plants and animals.<br />
  17. 17. Sources: <br />http://marinebio.org/oceans/conservation/biodiversity.asp<br />http://www.biology-resources.com/biology-CD.html<br />www.Kidsgeo.com<br />http://library.thinkquest.org/J0113170/forest/food.html<br />

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