CHAPTER 4. Population Ecology. 4-1: Population Dynamics. Populations are described as follows: Density Spatial distribution Growth rate Would an individual be considered a population?. Population Characteristics. Population density – number of organisms per unit of area
Would an individual be considered a population?
Which of these dispersion types would be the easiest to predict?
--Carrying capacity demonstration
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/worldbalance/ individualsHuman Population Growth
Trends in Human Population Growth individuals