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2: Introduction to Ecology

  • Page ID
    29525
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    Learning Objectives

    Content Objectives

    • Become familiar with different ecological roles organisms can have, including feeding strategies, nutrient cycling, and symbioses
    • Get an introduction to some of the diversity of life covered under the umbrella of botany

    Skill Objectives

    • Describe the flow of energy through a community of organisms
    • Ascribe ecological roles to organisms in an ecosystem

    Thumbnail: Bumblebee pollinating Aquilegia vulgaris. Image used with permission (CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported; Roo72).

    Contributors and Attributions


    This page titled 2: Introduction to Ecology is shared under a CC BY-NC license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Maria Morrow (ASCCC Open Educational Resources Initiative) .

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