How an ecosystem Works

A Mindmap/Cycle diagram showing how an ecosystem works

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  • Created by: Charlie
  • Created on: 05-03-13 12:51
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  • Ecosystems
    • Vegetation uses energy from the sun, Carbon Dioxide from the air, Nutrients and water from the soil to grow
      • They produce food and provide shelter for
        • Plant eating animals (Herbivores) which provide food for
          • Meat eating animals (Carnivors)
            • When any of the organism die or produce waste
              • they are broken down by the decomposers and nutrients returned to the soil
                • the nutrients are recycled by the producers (Vegetation)
                  • Vegetation uses energy from the sun, Carbon Dioxide from the air, Nutrients and water from the soil to grow
                    • They produce food and provide shelter for
                      • Plant eating animals (Herbivores) which provide food for
                        • Meat eating animals (Carnivors)
                          • When any of the organism die or produce waste
                            • they are broken down by the decomposers and nutrients returned to the soil
                              • the nutrients are recycled by the producers (Vegetation)

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