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environment
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The complex of climatic, soil and biotic factors that act upon an organism or ecological community and ultimately determine its form and survival.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/26877
Broader Term
Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Narrower Term
aquatic environment
biosphere
environmental factors
Related Term
climate change
Earth atmosphere
ecology
environmental law
environmental policy
social environment
sustainable agriculture
terrestrial ecosystems
toxic substances
Spanish
ambiente
Term Number
26877