Biotic Factors: Barracuda (5-6 ft) Brown Pelican Mangrove snapper Clams Black Mangrove White Mangrove Red Mangrove Brown Shrimp Laughing Gull Heron Egret Pinfish Minnows Sponges Sea Grass Abiotic Factors: Wind Water Sun Moon Sand Shells Rocks Air
Sea Grass - Water Red Mangroves – Water Black Mangroves – Water White Mangroves – Water
Barracuda Pinfish Mangrove Snapper Crabs Laughing Gull Heron Egret Minnows Brown Pelican Clams Brown Shrimp Sponges Sea grass
Barracuda Heron Brown Pelican Laughing Gull Egret Mangrove Snapper Pinfish Sponges Clams Crabs Minnows Brown Shrimp Black Mangrove White Mangrove Red Mangrove
Mutualism is when it benefits both species. Examples: The Minnow and the Mangroves because the Minnow eats the Alga off the Mangroves and the Mangroves don’t “choke”. Communaslism is when it helps one partner but dose nothing to the other. Examples: The Barracuda and the Snapper, the Barracuda eats the Snapper and the Snapper dies. Parasitism is when the relationship benefit’s the parasites and dose definite damage to the host. Example: The Crab and the Clam because the Crab makes a hole in the Calms shell and sucks out the clam.
Barracuda Mangrove Snapper, Crabs, Heron, Egret, Laughing Gull, Brown Pelican Sponges, Brown Shrimp, Minnows, Pinfish, Clams Black Mangrove, White Mangrove, Red Mangrove
Water Signs In the Ocean You need a boat to get there Lots of Mangroves ( at least 1-5 acres of them) It’s a Beach in the Ocean
Depending on how much open space there is depends on how many fish get protected for bigger fish/predators. Space between Mangrove roots. If the space is really big then the bigger fish can get in and get food. But if the space is small they won’t be open to as much food. Depth of water. If the water is low then there won’t be a lot of Mangroves or little fish to hide in making a lot of the fish have to hide in the roots at the bottom where big fish can get in. Oxygen in water Temp. Weather PH of water. Salinity (salt)
People Pollution Litter (trash) People take shells with animals still in them None Destructive People People that CARE about the Environment No liter in the water
I used the Science Text Book, then I used these internet sites: www.yahoo.com,www.yahoo.com www.worldclimate.com,www.worldclimate.com www.goggle.com, andwww.goggle.com Aol Keyword I also used Report Writing and Research Compton’s Interactive Encyclopedia ’99 for my project. This is what I used to find all of these things in my project.