Presentation on theme: "Question! 10/23 What are the organisms found in our forests? Draw as many as you can! Get colors! TURN IN your Soil Learn Books (make sure your name is."— Presentation transcript:
Question! 10/23 What are the organisms found in our forests? Draw as many as you can! Get colors! TURN IN your Soil Learn Books (make sure your name is on it!)
Pacific Northwest Forests Ecology Challenges in PNW Forests – Balancing uses of forests (resources versus recreation, wildlife, etc) – Conservation and management
Pacific Northwest Forests Ecology What is ecology? – Study of how organisms interact with each other and their environment
Pacific Northwest Forests Ecology What is ecology? – How does this involve agricultural science? Managing natural resources The effects of agriculture on the environment The effects of the environment on agriculture
Pacific Northwest Forests Ecology Organize these in the correct order from biggest to smallest in size! BiosphereIndividualPopulation BiomeEcosystemCommunity ???
Question! What do Oregon forests have to do with the carbon cycle?
Assignment! 1.Find an article in a magazine or Capital Press that has to do with ecology and agriculture (some way ag and the environment are interacting!) 2.Read it. 3.Summarize it in 5-7 sentences (yes, 5-7) in your Lab Notebook. Make sure it is entered in the Table of Contents! 4.You will show this to Mr. Gary 5.THEN be ready to share this article with the class!