Category: Eco Systems

Valuing Ecosystems

In the process of valuing ecosystems each ecosystem is studied keeping in mind its economic value. This value indicates the impact of human activities on the ecosystem. This can also be used as a...

How Does Biodiversity Affect an Ecosystem?

The understanding of how biodiversity affects an ecosystem involves entire chapters on the subject. Despite the fact that it is a vast topic, fair idea of it can be obtained if certain key entities...

Knowing What Is Urban Ecology

Urban ecology is a new phenomenon compared to the study of ecology. This concept is quite important simply because of the fact that in the next 40 years, 2/3rd of the global population will...

Biodiversity and its Importance

The varied number of species of animals, plants, microorganisms, the planet’s different ecosystem, rainforests, coral reefs and deserts forms a part of this diversity.  Biodiversity boosts productivity of the ecosystem, where each and every...

Conservation and Community

A much-loved part of our natural scenery, trees play a fundamental role in bringing harmony and tranquillity to a community. They are not only beautiful to look at, they often have a practical function...

Terrestrial Ecosystems Existing on Our Planet

The ecosystems formed by the interaction of biotic and abiotic components on the land are termed as terrestrial ecosystem. Primarily, four types of ecosystems are found on land namely, Grassland, Taiga, Temperate Deciduous Forest...

Marine Ecosystem – The Largest Ecosystem on Our Planet

Marine Ecosystem is the largest ecosystem on Earth. Brine pools, coral reeves, deep sea corals, estuaries, hydrothermal vents, intertidal ecology, kelp forests, lagoons, mangroves, mudflats, oceans, polar regions, rocky shores, salt marshes, sandy shores,...