ECOLOGY

APPLICATIONS OF ECOLOGY

There are following applications of ecology: 1. Agriculture Ecology has great applications in agriculture. Agriculture provides us food and fibers. Agriculture depends on ecological principles. These principles are limiting factors, irrigation requirement, pest control and productivity. Ecology helps to conserve the land. It helps

Ecology – types and levels

The term ecology is derived from Greek words oikos, meaning the “family household”, and logy. meaning “to study”. This term was formed by the German zoologist Ernst Haeckel in 1866. He called it oecologic. Ecology is defined as the study of the relationship of