The rainforests are diverse tropical eco-regions along the equator. Explore what rain forests are, where are rainforests found, a description of some of the well recognized ones, and even the names of all rainforests.
The marine ecosystem of the Arctic has ice algae, phytoplankton, zooplankton, fish and benthic invertebrates, seals, walruses, whales, polar bears, and seabirds. Also, humans. Read on to learn more about them.
The Mojave Desert is defined predominantly by the range of the Joshua tree. This makes it hard to define a single ecology for the desert. Mojave Desert ecology is best divided into two distinct regions, the north and south.
How do we define fossil records? How are evolution and the fossil record linked? Read about how the fossil record is evidence of Darwin's theory of evolution and learn about some of the major evolutionary events that are documented in the...
Humanity requires all that nature provides, but often we are left to wonder how much natural resources we are using at present and how much we are suppose to use. It is here that ecological footprint comes to use.
Driving through the open spaces of Wyoming and into its share of the Rocky Mountains, loss of habitat seems like a problem for more crowded states. Sadly, habitat loss is an issue in this frontier state.
With stunning scenery, year-round outdoor sporting and potential for quality mountain living, Colorado has invited new residents for decades. The continuing influx of people into Colorado mountain communities has created a crisis for wildlife. The loss...