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ecosystems
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
A natural community of plants, animals, and other living organisms and the physical environment in which they live and interact.
Definition Source
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5579.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5579
Used For
biomes
Broader Term
ecology
Narrower Term
agroecosystems
aquatic ecosystems
biotic factors
endangered ecosystems
mangrove ecosystems
phytobiome
soil ecosystems
terrestrial ecosystems
Related Term
carrying capacity
ecological communities
ecological resilience
ecological zones
ecosystem engineering
ecosystem respiration
ecosystem services
habitats
indicator species
Spanish
ecosistemas
Term Number
5579