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					Ecology
Chapter 2
                   Ecology
• Ecology- is a scientific study of the
  distribution and abundance of living
  organism
• Environment- is a complex system of
  different forms of life
• Has many different
  – Comprises of all living and non- living things
     • For example: animals and rocks or landscape
                 Ecology
• Contains many natural environments such
  as :
  – The wilderness
  – Forests
  – Grasslands
                      Wilderness
• Wilderness-An unsettled, uncultivated region left in its
  natural condition, especially
   – Grasslands
      • Africa
   – Forests
      • South American rain forest
                 Ecology
• Pollution- man made waste
  – Non – renewable fuels
  – Trash dumps
  – Car exhaust
                 Ecology
• Conservation- the clean up of man made
  un-reusable products
  – Corn fuel
  – Less dependency on cars for locomotion
  – Less forest demolition

				
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