Ecosystem

Known as: Ecologic System, Systems, Ecologic, Systems, Ecological 
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Distributions of Earth’s species are changing at accelerating rates, increasingly driven by human-mediated climate change. Such… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Rare species are increasingly recognized as crucial, yet vulnerable components of Earth’s ecosystems. This is also true for… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Protists, which are single-celled eukaryotes, critically influence the ecology and chemistry of marine ecosystems, but genome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The management and conservation of the world's oceans require synthesis of spatial data on the distribution and intensity of… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Dead zones in the coastal oceans have spread exponentially since the 1960s and have serious consequences for ecosystem… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Human-dominated marine ecosystems are experiencing accelerating loss of populations and species, with largely unknown… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Ecological extinction caused by overfishing precedes all other pervasive human disturbance to coastal ecosystems, including… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
All ecosystems are exposed to gradual changes in climate, nutrient loading, habitat fragmentation or biotic exploitation. Nature… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Human alteration of Earth is substantial and growing. Between one-third and one-half of the land surface has been transformed by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Forest systems cover more than 4.1 x 10(9) hectares of the Earth's land area. Globally, forest vegetation and soils contain about… (More)
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