Food for thought the everglades, as we learned, is full of many different kinds of producerssawgrass is another good example do a bit of research and see if you can find a primary consumer that eats sawgrass. Use the food web of bay waterfowl diagram to answer the following set of questions take the quiz to check your understanding of the flow of energy through food chains, food webs, and energy pyramids students observe a video that illustrates the flow of energy in a food web found in the florida everglades teachers should encourage. Food web diagram food-web diagram janice spencer bio/101 december 15, 2014 food-web diagram as defined in chapter 20 of our text from week five, an ecosystem is a biological community and the abiotic factors with which the community interacts. A food web diagram explains the phenomenon behind food production and energy distribution between and among organisms a food web is essentially a series of interconnected food chains that create a network of feeding relationships.
Utilize labels and associated details in the diagram format consistent with apa guidelines chapter 20 diagram-see below of copy and pasted diagram-example of food chain food web everglades ecosystem outline 1 introduction 2 description of the everglades ecosystem 3 the interdependency of life in the everglades ecosystem. Food web diagram: everglades 2 food web diagram: everglades the florida everglades is a tropical wetland area that covers much of the southern half of florida the area begins with the kissimmee river near orlando which empties into lake okeechobee (everglades national park, 2014. Everglades food web drawn for middle school science 2007 © copyright glencoe mcgraw-hill, inc, 2007 please use the 'back' button on your browser to return to the.
The everglades are very popular to this day for its visitors that come and enjoy the climates, environment, species and other living organisms people will come here from all parts of the world just to enjoy this tropical area. The food web must be an original creation, you cannot submit a food web or information that you find online you must use a minimum of 8 species that are found in the everglades you must indicate, using arrows or lines, to show the flow of energy between the species in your diagram. Another invasive species of the everglades is the nile monitor the nile monitor is a large lizard that can grow up to 75 feet and their weight can exceed 25 pounds they are characterized by their heavy body, long-forked tongues, and long tails.
The inter-connected food chains operating in an ecosystem which establish a network of relationships between various species, is called a food web in simple words, the network of a large number of food chains existing in an ecosystem is called a food web. The american alligator is an important piece of the everglades food chain the american alligator relies on the spotted gar, which is a long slender fish that has dark gray spots and very sharp teeth. Select an ecosystem, such as a temperate forest, desert biome, or the everglades you can choose any other ecosystem if you like create a diagram in which you illustrate the energy flow among organisms of a food chain in a particular ecosystem. Food web diagram selected ecosystem – the everglades the florida everglades is swampy and used to be called “river of grass” because it runs through prairies of saw grass. Everglades food web diagram everglades food web diagram name bio 101 date university of phoenix everglades food web diagram create a diagram in which you illustrate the energy flow among organisms of a food chain in a particular ecosystem.
Food web the first trophic level in an ecosystem, called the primary producers, consists of all the autotrophs in the system the other tropic levels consist of the heterotrophs, which are the consumers. Create a diagram in which you illustrate the energy flow among organisms of a food chain in a particular ecosystem see ch 20 of the textbook for details and examples select an ecosystem, such as a temperate forest, desert biome, or the everglades. As a team, you will write a paper in microsoft word outlining the following components please remember to format your paper according to apa guidelines select an ecosystem, such as a temperate forest, desert biome, or the everglades determine the interdependency of life in your ecosystem by examining its organisms create a diagram in which you illustrate the. Bio 101 week 5 learning team – food web diagram september 23, 2016 original assignment answers create a diagram in which you illustrate the energy flow among organisms of a food chain in a particular ecosystem.
Food web diagram the african grasslands are areas where the vegetation is dominated by grasses and other herbaceous (non-woody) plants grasslands cover nearly 50 percent of the land surface of the continent of africa. The everglades: a food web diagram essay 1323 words | 6 pages the everglades: a food web diagram name bio/101 date dr doreen sterling the everglades: a food web diagram the everglades is a two million acre wetland ecosystem. Ecosystem name institutional affiliation a trophic level is each separate level within a food web (gore, p15) below is a schematic diagram representing a food web that has six trophic levels.
The everglades bio 100 connie cassidy the florida everglades is the state’s most highly visited park in the state the everglades is also home to thousands of animals, reptiles, and plants. The everglades: a food web diagram name bio/101 date dr doreen sterling the everglades: a food web diagram the everglades is a two million acre wetland ecosystem the everglades reaches from central florida, near orlando, all the way south to florida bay (national wildlife federation, 1996-2013. The everglades is a very large wetland with over 4,500 miles of slow moving waters that branch off into different tributaries, and eventually they run into the ocean (robbins, 1998) the everglades is composed of five habitats with numerous different species of plants and wildlife living in them. A flowchart showing everglades food web diagram you can edit this flowchart using creately diagramming tool and include in your report/presentation/website.