Chapter 6 Biomes. Warm up #1. What is the study of how living things interact with one another and their environment? Biology Ecology. Connections in the Biosphere. The biosphere is the part of Earth in which living things are found.
I. An organism’s environment is anything that can effect the organism.
a. Includes both living and nonliving parts.
1. A biome is a large of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms.
2. Grouping ecosystems into biomes
helps ecologists describe the world.
4. The two main characteristics used to describe biomes are the average yearly temperature and the amount of precipitation.