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a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature
the living parts of the Earth (animals, plants, microorganisms)
the non-living parts of the Earth (soil, air, water, sunlight)
a set of interacting components that influence one another by exchanging energy or materials.
the living and non-living components of a particular place on Earth.
environments provide life-supporting services such as clean water, timber, fisheries, crops.
describe the current state of the environment.
The variety of life forms in an environment. Includes: