School: University of California - Los Angeles
Course: People and the Earth's Ecosystem
Professor: Thomas gillespie
Term: Fall 2015
Tags: biomes, Energy and the Environment, matter, Thermodynamics, and food
Name: Geo 5 People and Earth's Ecosystems
Description: These notes cover the topic of biomes. Also, energy and matter in the ecosystem.
These notes describe how plants grow (photosynthesis and respiration), natural selection, and the climate of the 9 major terrestrial biomes and some causes of those climate conditions. They also describe how the first and second laws of thermodynamics relate to ecosystems, how energy flows through trophic levels and