Human Impact on Our Environment Crossword
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ability to maintain
something in which something lives
resources supplied by nature
contaminating with unwanted substances or factors
a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical envrionment
a change in global temperatures attributed largely to levels of carbon dioxide produce by fossil fuels
the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or organism
a large naturally occuring community of flora and fauna occupying a habitat e.g. forest or ocean
energy from which a source that is not depleted when used such as wind or solar power
the action of investigating something or someone formal or research

Biome crossword puzzle!

Biome crossword puzzle!
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Crossword
Description

A body of standing water, either natural or artificial, that is usually smaller than a lake
They are found in mountain regions worldwide.
The second-rainiest biome.
A barren area of land where little precipitation occurs and consequently living conditions are hostile for plant and animal life.
An area of variable size filled with water, localized in a basin, that is surrounded by land.
A land area that is saturated with water, either permanently or seasonally, such that it takes on the characteristics of a distinct ecosystem.
A large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat.
High rainfall,It has been estimated that there may be many millions of species of plants, insects and microorganisms still undiscovered.
It does not have much animal diversity, especially compared to the Savannah.
A type of biome where the tree growth is hindered by low temperatures and short growing seasons.
A wetland that is forested.
It is characterized by the trees being sufficiently widely spaced so that the canopy does not close.
A body of water with a current, confined within a bed and banks.
The world's largest biome apart from the oceans.
A natural flowing watercourse, it is usually freshwater.
A body of saline water that composes much of a planet's hydrosphere.

population dynamics crossword puzzle

population dynamics crossword puzzle
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Description

group of organisms of the same species that live in the same area
number of individuals per unit area
the presence of too many individuals in an area for available resources
occurs when individuals of a population reproduce at a constant rate
as resources become less available the population growth rate slows or stops
the number os organisms of one species that can be supported in an enviroment
study of info about human populations
refers to the number of people of each different age level within a population
resources that can regenerate if they are alive
resources that cannot be replenished by natural process
a way of using natural resources without depleting them or causing long-term environmental harm
the total of all the variety of organisms in a specific area
unwanted change in the environment that is caused by harmful substances, wastes, gases, noise, and radiation

WILDLIFE CROSSWORD

WILDLIFE CROSSWORD
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Description

All free ranging vertebrates in their naturally associated environments.
The condition where in the breeding, care and feeding of animals are more or less controlled by man.
Domestic Animals which have reverted to the wild state.
The art of making land produce valuable populations of wildlife.
The habitat of earth occupied by living organisms.
All the materials and processes in the surroundings of an organisms or population.
The study of relationships between organisms and the environment.
It is the kind of biotic community, or set of biotic communities in which an animal or population lives.
Te combination of biotic community and physical environment.
Biological changes that fit an animal for survival and reproduction within a particular environment or within a limited range of environments.
A term referring o forest.
Any materials provided by nature from which living things draw their substances.
A two-way movement, usually between seasonally used home ranges.
The cessation of existence of a species or group of taxa reducing biodiversity.
Pairing male and one female for at least one breeding season.
A group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding.
A range of different species.
An animal that feeds on plants.
An animal that feeds on flesh
An animal that eats both food of both plants and animal origin.
A region of transition between two biological communities.
Resources are limited in that environment.
An area of cooperation.
An animal born in a specific habitat.
An ecological unit composed of a group of organisms.

Levels of organization Crossword

Levels of organization  Crossword
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Description

A group of atoms bonding together
The smallest structural and functional unit of an organism
Material in which animals and plants are made of consisting cells and products
A group of organisms that work together to preform one or more functions
A group of people living in the same place
A biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment
An individual plant animal or single cell life form
The basic unit of a chemical element
A part of an organism that is typically self contained and has a specific vital function
a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat, e.g., forest or tundra.
All the inhabitants of a particular town, area, or country.
Any of a number of organized or specialized structures within a living cell.
The regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of the earth (or analogous parts of other planets) occupied by living organisms.

5th grade science vocabulary Crossword

5th grade science vocabulary  Crossword
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Description

A home for animals
The air humans breath out and plants breath in
A animal that only eats meat
The air humans breath in and plants breath out
A animal that eats only plants
A animal that eats both plants and animals
a living thing that makes its own food
a living thing that gets energry from eating other living things
a living thing that gets energy from breaking down the waste lof other living things
a area of grass
a community of living organisims
a shallow recess
a group of organisims that live in the same place and share the same charestics
the amount of something in a place
the process of which plants maker food
a forest where it is very moist and has many animals and pants
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and North America in which the subsoil is permanently frozen
a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat, e.x. forest or tundra.
a sandy hot large piece of land with very little water
known as boreal forest or snow forest, is a biome characterized by coniferous forests consisting mostly of pines, spruces and larches.
falling of or shedding
a dense growth area of tree
the way other living things get energy from eatng other living things
when food chains are combined together

Wildlife Management Crossword

Wildlife Management  Crossword
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Crossword
Description

a change or the process of change by which an organism or species becomes better suited to its environment.
the regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of the earth occupied by living organisms.
an animal that feeds on flesh.
the number of people or things that can be conveyed or held by a vehicle or container.
a group of organisms or a population of different species occupying a particular area.
a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment.
a region of transition between two biological communities.
originating in or characteristics of a foreign country.
spieces no longer having members.
a hierarchical series of organisms each dependent on the next as a source of food.
wild mammals or birds hunted for sport or food.
the natural name or environment of an animal, plant, or other organism.
an animal that feeds on plants.
the condition or period of an animal or plant spending the winter in a dormant state.
an insectivorous animal or plant.
environment conditions that limit the growth, abundance, or distribution of an organism.
materials or substance such as minerals, forests, water, and fertile land that occur in nature and can be used for economic gain.
active at night.
an animal or person that eats food of both plant and animals origin.
a group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding.
an area or ridge of land that separates waters flowing to different rivers, basins, or seas.
wild animals collectively; the native fauna of a region.
the manipulation of wildlife populations and habitat to achieve a goal.
a cud-chewing animal with a complex stomach often divided into four chambers.
any predatory bird that has feet with sharp talons or claws adapted for seizing prey and a hooked beak for tearing flesh.

Levels of organization Crossword

Levels of organization  Crossword
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Description

a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat
an interacting group of various species in a common location
made up of plants, animals, microorganisms, soil, rocks, minerals, water sources and the local atmosphere interacting with one another
An individual living thing that can react to stimuli, reproduce, grow, and maintain homeostasis
A group of organisms of one species that interbreed and live in the same place at the same time
the organism that is attacked
an organism that is hunting
a nonliving condition or thing, as climate or habitat, that influences or affects an ecosystem and the organisms in it
any living component that affects the population of another organism, or the environment
lace where an organism or a biological population normally lives or occurs.
refers to the way in which an organism fits into an ecological community or ecosystem.
a class of relationships between two organisms where one organism benefits from the other without affecting it.
is a non-mutual relationship between species, where one species, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host.
the way two organisms of different species exist in a relationship in which each individual benefits from the activity of the other.
refers to a close and prolonged interaction between organisms of different species

Human/Global Impact Crossword

Human/Global Impact Crossword
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Description

A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile offspring
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period of time
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and live in the same area
Place where an organism lives
organism's role, or job, in its habitat
The removal of trees faster than forests can replace themselves.
Large geographic area with a similar climate and ecosystem
the living organisms in an ecosystem
Any nonliving component of an environment
the diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habitat (or in the world as a whole)
species whose population size is rapidly declining and will become extinct if the trend continues
Species that is likely to become endangered.
no longer present anywhere in the world; could be biotic or abiotic.
permanent elimination of a species from earth; irreversible loss
the loss of living space due to human activity or catastrophic events
plants and animals that have migrated to places where they are not native
An increase in population over a period of time
Release of harmful materials into the environment
the use or extraction of a resource until it is depleted
The process of making new products from materials that were used in another product.
using a resource over and over in the same form
to use less of something
a piece of land where waste materials are dumped
A low area of land that is built up from deposits of solid refuse in layers covered by soil.
A measure of how much an individual consumes, expressed in area of land
All the different populations that live together in an area
a community of organisms and their abiotic environment
Habitat Destruction, Invasive Species, Population, Pollution, Overharvesting

ECOLOGY Crossword

ECOLOGY Crossword
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Crossword
Description

physical rather than biological , not derived from living organisms.
organism that is able to form nutritional organic substances from simple inorganic substances such as carbon dioxide
organisms that can make their own energy through biochemical processes
process by which green plants and some other organisms use sunlight to synthesize foods
organisms that obtain energy by the oxidation of electron donors in their environments.
organism deriving its nutritional requirements from complex organic substances.
organisms which receive energy by consuming other organisms
a living thing that eats meat
a living thing that eats plants and not meat
a living thing that eats both plants and meat
animal that feeds on dead organic material
organism, especially a soil bacterium, fungus, or invertebrate, that decomposes organic material.
animal that feeds on carrion, dead plant material
relations of organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings.
regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of the earth occupied by living organisms.
a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment
all the inhabitants of a particular town, area, or country.
a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common.
a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat
relating to, or resulting from living things

Natural Resources Crossword Puzzle

Natural Resources Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

Any material made naturally that is used by humans or living things.
A natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relatively short time.
A natural resource that cannot be replaced or that can be replaced only over thousands or millions of years.
Energy as solar, wind, or nuclear energy that can replace traditional fossil fuel sources, such as coal, oil, and natural gas.
Renewable energy derived from burning organic materials such as wood and alcohol.
Conservation method in which old materials are processed to make new ones.
Nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed over millions of years from the remains of dead plants and other organisms.
Inexhaustible energy resource that used hot magma or hot, dry rocks from below Earth's surface to generate electricity.
Electricity produced by water-power using large dams in a river.
Alternative energy source that is based on atomic fission.
Energy from the Sun that is clean, inexhaustible, and can be transformed into electricity by solar cells.
Careful use of resources to reduce damage to the environment though such methods as composting and recycling materials.
A resource that remains in constant supply and will not run out.
Fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is often found in tilted or folded rock layers and is used for cooking and heating.