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ecology
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
A branch of science concerned with the interrelationships of organisms and their cycles and rhythms, community development and environments-especially as manifested by natural structure, interaction between different kinds of organisms, geographic distributions, and population alterations.
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/352
Used For
bionomics
macroecology
Broader Term
Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Narrower Term
agroecology
animal ecology
applied ecology
chemical ecology
community ecology
ecological processes and phenomena
ecological zones
ecomorphology
ecosystems
ecotones
environmental knowledge
fire ecology
forest ecology
landscape ecology
microbial ecology
nutritional ecology
paleoecology
plant ecology
population ecology
soil ecology
trophic relationships
Related Term
ecological genetics
ecologists
ecophysiology
environment
human ecology
industrial ecology
Spanish
ecología
Term Number
352