Ecology and Life Systems Page
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Ecology Topics
Life Systems Topics
Plants & Animals
Nature's Valentines
Biomes Wetlands Water Cycle
Very rare kingfisher shots during fishing
Ecology I Ecology Intro 1 Forest Biome
How I Use Water
Life is More Fun in Pairs!
Ecology Intro - population Ecology Intro - Community Ecology Strange Trees on the Earth
The Law of the Wild
Colorful Birds
Ecology Intro - Ecosystem Ecology Ecology Intro - Conservation Biology Increasing the greenness in your lifestyle (ppt)
Beautiful Birds
4 Laws of Ecology: Law 1
Save the Earth

African Wildlife Photos
Exotic threat to Eastern Hemlock  New

Ten Oldest Trees on Earth

Animal Camouflage – Survival of the Fittest

Colorful, Flamboyant Birds
Articles and Print Materials
Aggresive or "Kung Fu" Birds
Commoner's Laws of Ecology
Phytoplankton in Decline (doc)
Chernobyl Zone Shows Decline In Biodiversity
California Drought Causing Trees to Die by the
Forests (ppt)
A Greener America - There is Hope
Avocado trees are dying in South Dade
Iowa farmers ripped out prairie - now bringing it back
A dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico will take over an area of the ocean the size of Connecticut Animal Families (ppt)

Reproduction in Flowering Plants
Web Links
In the World of Parrots (PPT)
Four Laws of Ecology
Commoner's Lsws of Ecology

Birds, Birds, Birds (PPT)

Up Close and Personal with a Lion and a Tiger (ppt)

Amazing Banyan Tree of India (PPT)

Amazing Plants (ppt)

Beautiful Gardens (ppt)

Insect attacks among threat to US forests, worsened by drought, climate change (docx)

Conflict Among Animals

Up Close and Personal with the Big Cats (PPT)

New Animal Species Discovered  NEW PPT

Practical "Green" Living: What Individuals Can Do, and What They Should Consider Before "Doing"
10 Coolest Underground Houses15 houseplants to improve indoor air qualityConsidering the environmentsDevastating Impact of Ocean PlasticFarmingTechniques
Green Technology Wonders of the WorldHousehold plants that remove indoor toxinsInside an Amazing Home Made of ShippingMan builds low-cost tiny home with recycled materialsMan Builds Tiny Log Cabin for $500
Pollination and FertilisationReproduction in Flowering PlantsThese People Live In Houses Smaller Than YoursTiny Home Movement
The Unusual and the Humorous
The Underground City - DerinkuyuStrangest Toilets and Urinals
Print Materials (Doc, Docx or PDF)
Are Recycling Programs Effective in Managing Damage to the EnvironmentCardboard bicycle can change the worldEthical ConsumptionHealth and Climate ChangeLiving Each Day
Making the Best of Invasive SpeciesOcean acid threatens food chainOn Being GreenPeculiar BenefitsPerseverance
Power of oneReviewing Your Life PurposeSkeptic finds he now agrees global warming is realThe plant skyscrapersWhat's New in the IPCC's Report on Extreme Weather