Introduction to Environmental Science. Chapters 1 and 2. We Cannot Create or Destroy Matter. Law of conservation of matter – matter cannot be created nor destroyed Matter is converted from one form to another. Everything we think we have thrown away remains here with us in some form….
Chapters 1 and 2
Everything we think we have thrown away remains here with us in some form…
Chapters 3 and 4
NPP = GPP - R
C6H12O6 + 6O2 6CO2 + 6H2O +ATP
6CO2 + 6H2O sunlight C6H12O6 + 6O2
exposed to an antibiotic
Eventually the resistant strain
replaces the strain affected by
The genetically resistant bacteria
Most of the normal bacteria die
Question: Is productivity higher in a species-rich ecosystem?
Question: Is better to be a generalist or a specialist?
land is barren