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Experts generally consider known mortality to represent about half of actual grizzly bear deaths for the ecosystem.
Bats are crucial to the ecosystem, performing extremely valuable jobs like pollination and insect control.
Over the next decade, the RETs wreaked havoc on the ecosystem, eating ducklings, small water birds, and other amphibians.How the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Inadvertently Caused an Environmental Crisis|Alex Suskind|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A worse threat that would come into the sort of ecosystem there…something like ISIS.
In the high-achieving Yale ecosystem, some label it the “Rory Gilmore syndrome.”Are Female Long-Distance Runners More Prone To Suicidal Depression?|Emily de la Bruyere|February 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Familiarity with the biological components of an ecosystem is essential to meaningful radiobiological assessment.Atoms, Nature, and Man|Neal O. Hines
Often little or no data are available to indicate the previous state of the ecosystem or the rate of degradation.
In these marginal areas, human activity may stress the ecosystem beyond its tolerance limit, resulting in degradation of the land.
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A collection of living things and the environment in which they live. For example, a prairie ecosystem includes coyotes, the rabbits on which they feed, and the grasses that feed the rabbits.