The study of the interaction of organisms with their environment
i.e. rocks, water, temperature,light, oxygen, carbon dioxide etc.
i.e. food, predators, availability of mates etc.
An organisms surroundings, both abiotic and biotic
A layer of air, land and water around the Earth that supports life.
A group of interbreeding organisms of the same species in a habitat
All of the different populations pf species interacting and living together
A community of living organisms and the abiotic factors that affect them
A place where an organism lives
A small habitat
i.e. under a log
An organisms role or function in an ecosystem.
No species occupies the same, although they may be similar
Area of a combination of climate and soil conditions that gives rise to characteristic vegetation and in turn give rise to organisms with certain adaptations.