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  1. Ecosystems: A diverse setting with abiotic features, such as water air and soil, and biotic features such as animals.
  2. Sustainable ecosystem: Long living ecosystem.
  3. Biotic: A living creature (Plants and animals)
  4. Abiotic: Non living items, such as rocks, water, and air.
  5. Lithosphere: The land part of the earth, the outer crust.
  6. Hydrosphere: The water parts of the earth, ocean, lakes, rivers.
  7. Atmosphere: The gases surrounding the planet.
  8. Biosphere: Parts of the lithosphere, hydrosphere, and atmosphere that is occupied by living creatures/organisms.
  9. Nutrients: What food uses to survive and grow.
  10. Eutrophication: When the environment becomes enriched with nutrients, causing the algae to grow and block fish from reciving oxygen and sunlight.
  11. Photosynthesis: How plants make their food.
  12. Trophic level: A level on the food chain.
  13. Biomass: A renewable and sustainable source of energy.
  14. Trophic efficiency: The efficiency of which energy is transferred from one trophic level to another.
  15. Bioaccumulation: The accumulation of organisms.
  16. Biomagnification: when the concentration of a substanceĀ in an organism exceeds the background concentration.
  17. Cellular respiration

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