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Introduction to Populations

Introduction to Populations

What are the characteristics that define populations? What causes populations to grow or decline? A population is a group of individuals of the same species living within a designated area at one time. Three important structural aspects of a population are: dispersion pattern, population density and growth rate.

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Author(s): Deanne Erdmann, MS
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Introduction to Populations


Dispersion Patterns Within Populations

Population Density

Population Growth

Survivorship in Populations

Reproductive Strategies

Limits on Population Growth

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