BACKYARD NATURE HOME
From niche to biosphere
Why do wild plants & animals live in our backyards?
Why do robins live in the suburbs?
How do wild plants invade our backyards?
What eats our wild animals?
Be an environmentalist
THE BIG PICTURE:
Niche numbers in our backyards
The naturalist's joy in traveling
Some ecological "rules" to think about
Energy flow in nature
The Nitrogen Cycle & nature's interconnectedness
A bottleneck in nature
Life needs certain things...
Your own effect on the biosphere
Looking for plants & animals "ecologically"
events happen in nature
books on ecology
Jim's Field Notes on Ecology
THINGS TO DO:
Jim's solar cooking designs
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