Ecological Succession Crossword
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Living things in the ecosystem
Groups of organisms at progressive levels
Non-living factors including temperature, water, sunlight, wind, rocks and soil
Taxonomic group whose members can interbreed
Any living thing
Where do plants and animals naturally live and stay?
A close relationship; one species benefits, the other doesn't benefit but isn't harmed
A close relationship; both species benefit
Autotrophs convert light energy into chemical energy is called what?
Organisms that take in food material and are above producers on the energy pyramid is a what?

ECOLOGY Word Search

ECOLOGY Word Search
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Description

global warming
biodiversity
commensalism
conservation
endangered
parasitism
population
succession
threatened
biosphere
community
ecosystem
mutualism
symbiosis
consumer
producer
abiotic
biology
ecology
extinct
habitat
species
biomes
biotic
niche

Ecosystems Word Search

Ecosystems Word Search
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Description

Population Density
Carrying capacity
Limiting factors
Nitrogen fixation
Denitrification
Energy pyramid
Nitrogen cycle
Trophic level
Carbon cycle
Commensalism
Competition
Cooperation
Heterotroph
Autotrophs
Decomposer
Food Chain
Parasitism
Population
Community
Ecosystem
Mutualism
Producer
Symbiosis
Consumer
Detivore
Food web
Organism
Predator
Abiotic
Coexist
Ecology
Habitat
Species
Biotic
Niche
Host
Prey

Ecology crossword puzzle

Ecology crossword puzzle
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Description

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

Ecology Vocabulary Crossword

Ecology Vocabulary Crossword
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Crossword
Description

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

Ecology Crossword

Ecology Crossword
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Description

an individual living thing composed of one or more cells
organism that must obtain nutrients and energy from eating other organisms
another term for producer
The complete destruction of every member of a species
energy links between different organisms in an ecosystem
very similar organism that can interbreed and produce fertile offspring
a group of organisms of the same species living in an ecosystem
organism that breaks down chemical compounds made by living things
organism that consumes only animal tissue
the second level of consumer that eats herbivores
the place organisms live
the non-living components of an ecosystem
the study of the relationships and interactions of living things with their environment
animals that hunt for other living animals
organism that can produce their own food through the process of photosynthesis
the primary level of consumer that eats producers
the living components of an ecosystem
a community of organisms in an environment
another term for consumer
the animal hunted by other animals
the overlapping of food chains in an ecosystem
organism that consumes only plant tissue
organism that must obtain nutrients and energy from eating other organisms
the part of the Earth in which life can exist
the third level of consumer, generally a carnivore
organism that consumes both plant and animal tissue
the role of an organism and what it needs to survive in its ecosystem.
the interaction between two organisms that require the same resource
all living components of an ecosystem
a major ecological community occupying a large geographic region

Ecosystems Word Search

Ecosystems Word Search
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Word Search
Description

interdependent
energy pyramid
interconnected
photosynthesis
commensalism
heterotroph
Decomposers
parasitism
Food Chain
symbiosis
autotroph
scavenger
Carnivore
Herbivore
Ecosystem
Consumers
Producers
function
food web
organism
predator
Omnivore
ecology
abiotic
habitat
carbon
biotic
niche
fuel
prey

Ecosystems Crossword

Ecosystems Crossword
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Crossword
Description

The nonliving parts of an ecosystem
A predator that is at the top of a food chain and that is not preyed upon by any other animal
A living part of an ecosystem
A relationship between two species in which one species benefits and the other is neither helped or harmed
An interaction that occurs when organisms try to get the same resources
All the populations of organisms in an ecosystem
An organism that obtains energy by feeding on other organisms
A helpful interaction among organisms living in a limited area that aids each organism's survival
An organsim that gets energy by breaking down dead organisms and the wastes of living things
The process in which fixed nitrogen compounds are converted back into nitrogen gas and returned to the atmosphere
All the living and nonliving parts of an environment as well as the ineractions among them
An organism that a parasite lives in or on
An environmental factor that prevents a population from increasing
A symbiotic relationship between two organisms in which both organisms benefit
An organism's role in its environment
The process that converts nitrogen in the atmosphere into compounds in the soil that are useful to a varity of organisms
An organism that lives in or on another organism and benefits at the other organism's expense
A symbiotic relationship in which one organism benefits and the other is harmed
A process by which plants use the sun's energy to make food
A group of organisms of the same species living in the same place
A relationship in which one animal hunts, kills and eats another animal
An organism that eats producers
An organism in a food web or food chain that makes its own food
A close relationship between two species that benefits at least one of the species (3 types-mutualism, commensalism, parasitism)
A feeding level in an ecosystem

Ecology vocabulary crossword puzzle

Ecology vocabulary crossword puzzle
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Crossword
Description

What are animals called that eat meat?
Animals that eat plants are?
If animals eat both plants and meat they are called
If the number of organisms that an environment can support due to limited resources it is
If an organism cant carry out photosynthesis then they will have to eat on other organisms they are called ?
A section of biospheres that has different types of organism intereacting with each other and with their environment is called
If a animal feeds on a herbivore and they are carnivores their known as
The living things that lives in an area and interacts with each and also depend with each others are called
The non-living things that living things need in order to survive are called
A diagram that shows the transfer of food energy from one organism to the next organism is called
A web that is made of more than two food chain inter connect is
A herbivore that feeds on plants are called
Are plants and algae they produce their own food thought process of photosynthesis are
A plant that uses photosynthesis to store energy is called
The struggle between members of the same species or different species for limited reasources is called
If the number of specfic organism in an area is known as
A symbiotic relationship in which both organism benefit is called as
A close long term of relationships between two organism of different species is called
A type of symbiotic relationship in which one organism benefits while the other is neither helped or harmed is called
A role of an organism in an ecosystemis called a

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

Biodiversity Crossword

Biodiversity Crossword
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Crossword
Description

living
non-living
the rich variety of life on earth.
all the living and non-living parts of a community.
the study of the interactions between organisms and their enviorment.
the place in which an organism lives.
all the members of a species in an ecosystem
all the population in an ecosystem
part of earth that contains all ecosystems.
everything that surrounds are animal, or plant, including living/non-living things