succession treasure hunt

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1. What is ecological succession?

 

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7. What is a climax community?

 

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2. How is primary succession different from secondary succession?

 

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8. What two characteristics of an ecosystem determines the type of climax community that will develop?

 

 

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3. What are some of the examples of primary succession?

 

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9. What kind of succession occurs after lava from a volcanic eruption covers an area? primary succession or secondary succession

 

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4. What are some of the examples of secondary succession?

 

 

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10. What kind of succession occurs after a forest fire? primary succession or secondary succession

 

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5. What is a pioneer species? Give an example of a pioneer species from primary succession and an example of a pioneer species from secondary succession.

 

 

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11. What are the two major causes of ecological succession and explain what each cause means?

 

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6. What are the six possible climax communities?

 

 

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12. Why does succession usually make a community more stable?