NV APES- Living World

Autotroph

Organisms that produce their own energy through photosynthesis
Heterotroph
Species that consume other organisms for energy such as herbivores and carnivores
Law of Conservation of Matter

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Matter cannot be created, nor destroyed

“There is no away!”

2nd Law of Thermal Dynamics

Energy can change form, however whenever it does it loses some of its quality 

Ex. Each trophic level only 10% of energy is retained

HIPPO

Habitat destruction and degradation

Invasive Species

Pollution

Population Growth of humans

Overexploitation