Ecosystems can be found on a variety of scales such as a small-scale freshwater pond system or on a global scale such as the tropical rainforest biome.
What are the living components of an ecosystem?
Flora, fauna and bacteria
Climate, soil and water
Solid, liquid and gas
What is the largest forest in the UK?
Thetford Forest Park
Kielder Forest Park
Galloway Forest Park
How much of the woodland in the UK can be considered 'ancient'?
Where in the UK can heathlands be found?
Breckland, Surrey, Hampshire and Dorset
How much are marine resources worth to the UK?
What are the non-living components of an ecosystem?
What factors determine the distribution of large-scale ecosystems?
What large-scale ecosystem would you expect to find at the Equator?
What large-scale ecosystem would you expect to find 30°N and 30°S of the Equator?
What is a biome?
A large-scale ecosystem