biotic environment

biotic environment

[bī′äd·ik in′vī·ərn·mənt]
(ecology)
That environment comprising living organisms, which interact with each other and their abiotic environment.
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He added that a number of research projects has been adopted during the year 2012 funded by His Majesty and the Research Council (TRC) in the fields of education, energy, non-renewable resources, biotic environment, human and social sciences, industry, information and communications systems and life sciences, and 63 internal scholarship have been granted in various fields, in addition to what SQU has provided to the local community in terms of various consultations and training courses.
People living in cities are significantly removed from the natural processes that constitute our biotic environment. As a result, it becomes easy for people to ignore the well-being of the interdependent parts of that system, and even their interdependence itself, in a way in which it would not be possible for a farmer to ignore the well-being of the soils, water, plants, and animals that interact on the farm every day.
The plants mature [approximately equal to] 6 years after planting; at that stage, the trees can reach 10-12 m in height, although the growth rate depends on the physical and biotic environment (4).
At the very heart of the concept of conservation of natural resources there must be a humility about our understanding of the biotic environment, including the roles of soils and water.
Climate affects the biotic factors, which in turn affect the biotic environment. For any plant pest to become a problem, it must have a favorable environment.
Content will cover molecules and organelles, tissues and organs, signal perception, plant and biotic environment, and information processing and acquisition.
The last chapter on the biotic environment summarizes briefly the physical and chemical environments of crops with respect to insects, diseases, and weeds.
(2) "The biotic environment" includes biotic stream classifications and coverage of all trophic levels of organisms that occupy streams, as well as riparian wildlife.
The biotic environment of survivors in these populations and in natural populations is certainly changed by selective mortality within the population.
Anecdotal as it is, the case for the view of California's biotic environment at the time of European contact as an altered landscape that showed the effects of the use of fire, selective plant harvesting, and other human activities is strong and can be taken seriously.