How do We Classify Ecosystems?
This post will go through classifying ecosystems for QCE Biology.
3.1.2 – Classification Processes
- Understand that ecosystems are composed of varied habitats (microhabitat to ecoregion)
- Interpret data to classify and name an ecosystem
- Explain how the process of classifying ecosystems is an important step towards effective ecosystem management (consider old-growth forests, productive soils and coral reefs)
What is an Ecosystem?
This video goes through the concept of an ecosystem.
This video goes through the different types of ecosystems.
This video goes through ecosystems and biomes in a little more detail.
How Ecosystems Relate to Conservation
This video goes through the connection between understanding ecosystems and restoring them.