Biotic vs. Abiotic Factors in a Pond Ecosystem
Describe the relationships between biotic and abiotic components of an ecosystem.
Examine the effects of limiting factors on population dynamics.
Evaluate the efficiency of energy flow within a food web.
Describe how energy is converted from one form to another as it moves through a food web (photosynthetic, geothermal).
Analyze the significance of biological diversity in an ecosystem.