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Abiotic

Ecosystems Word Search

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photosynthesis
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Ecology Word Search

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SYMBIOSIS
PRODUCER
PREY
PEDATOR
OMNIVORE
PARASITISM
MUTUALISM
HOST
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FOOD WEB
FOOD CHAIN
ECOSYSTEM
CONSUMER
COMMENSALISM
CARNIVORE
BIOTIC FACTOR
BIOSPHERE
ABIOTIC FACTOR
HETEROTROPH
AUTOTROPH

ECOLOGY Word Search

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Ecosystems Word Search

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Abiotic
Autotrophs
Biotic
Carbon cycle
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Coexist
Commensalism
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Exploring Ecology Word Search

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Ecology Vocabulary Crossword

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A diagram showing all of the interconnected food chains in an ecosystem Food web
Large variety of organisms and species in an ecosystem Biodiversity
An organism that breaks down dead organisms Decomposer
A diagram that shows how energy decreases as it travels through the trophic levels of a food chain Energy Pyramid
A diagram showing a single pathway of energy transfer an ecosystem Food Chain
An organism that eats both plants and animals Omnivore
An organism that eats only other animals Carnivore
An organism that eats only other plants Herbivore
When two organisms fight over the same resource Competition
All of the different populations of organisms living in an area Community
All of the living space on earth Biosphere
Living and nonliving things interacting in an area Ecosystem
All of the members of the same species in an area Population
The organism that is hunted Prey
The organism that hunts others for food Predator
A trait that helps an organism survive Adaptation
The scarcest resource that limits a population's size Limiting Factor
The largest population size an ecosystem can hold Carrying Capacity
A type of relationship where one organism benefits while the other organism is harmed Parasitism
A type of symbiosis where one species benefits and the other is not helped or harmed Commensalism
A type of symbiosis where two organisms benefit from their relationship with each other Mutualism
A relationship where to species interact and one is benefitted Symbiosis
Living part of the environment; includes anything made by a living organism Biotic
Non living part of the environment Abiotic
Any organism able to make its own food (aka Producer) Autotroph
An organism that has to eat other living things to survive (aka consumer) Heterotroph
Used by organisms to do everything it needs to live Energy
Third level consumer. Often top of the food chain Tertiary Consumer
The 1st level consumer. Eats producers Primary Consumer

Ecology Vocab Word Search

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abiotic
Autotroph
Biomass
bioshpere
biotic
carbon cycle
Carnivor
competition
consumer
decomposer
ecology
ecosystem
Food chain
Food web
habitat
Herbivore
heterotroph
hibernation
invasive species
migration
mutualism
niche
nitrogen cycle
omnivore
organisms
parasitism
population
predation
prey
producer
succession
symbiosis
trophic levels

Roles of Living Things Word Search

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tropic level
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omnivore
niche
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food web
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decomposer
consumer
commensalsim
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Interactions in Ecosystems Word Search

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ecology
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Ecology crossword puzzle

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Organisms that make their own food autotroph
The variety of species in an ecosystem biodiversity
Organic matter that derives from living or recently living organisms biomass
The area on earth were organisms live biosphere
An organism that only gains energy from other animals carnivore
The maximum quantity of organisms in an area carrycapacity
All the organisms in a habitat working together community
An organism that gains energy from deceased organisms decomposer
Form of biology ecology
Representation of energy flow energy pyramid
A simple diagram that represents the consumption of organisms in an ecosystem foodchain
Complex combination of food chains foodweb
An organism that only gains energy from plants herbivore
Animal that gets it's energy from autotrophs heterotroph
An object or organism the limits the growth of a population limiting factor
Organism that eats meat and plants omnivore
amount of organisms in one species population
An organism that hunts another organism predator
An organism that is hunted by a predator prey