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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecological_effects_of_biodiversity

Negative Covariance Effect If some species do better when other ... This effect is a consequence of competition as highly ... species to increase, facilitating the spread of diseases of those species.

www.answers.com/Q/How_does_competition_increase_stability_in_an_ecosystem

Competition keeps populations balanced in an ecosystems.it keeps populations balanced.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23346947

Jan 24, 2013 ... Biodiversity and ecosystem stability: a synthesis of underlying mechanisms. ... Here, we extend mechanistic theory of ecosystem stability in competitive ... of differences in species' intrinsic rates of natural increase and provide ...

soilquality.org/basics/stability.html

If a stress or disturbance does alter the ecosystem is should be able to bounce ... interactions (competition for water and nutrients from weed species), and life history ... Suggested practices to increase agroecosystem stability and function: ...

legacy.etap.org/demo/biology_files/lesson6/instruction5tutor.html

Factors influencing ecosystem stability are biotic potential and environmental ... They are relations of co-operation or competition, with division of the territory, and ... sexual maturity which can decrease (or prevent the increase of) populations ...

www.cedarcreek.umn.edu/sites/default/files/public/t1793.pdf

versity decreased stability, or at least did not influence it, took hold in ... variability increased as species diversity increased. More- over, all three ... Different meanings of stability can ..... it is difficult to measure in natural ecosystems, which may.

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ele.12073/abstract

Jan 24, 2013 ... Biodiversity and ecosystem stability: a synthesis of underlying mechanisms ... Here, we extend mechanistic theory of ecosystem stability in competitive ... in species' intrinsic rates of natural increase and provide a synthesis of various .... Grams, Does belowground interaction with Fagus sylvatica increase ...

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0046135

Sep 27, 2012 ... Diversity is expected to increase the resilience of ecosystems. ... size of its basin of attraction in the stability landscape [16], which can also be thought .... When competition is strong (αi,j closer to 1), fewer species bring the total ...

www.nature.com/nature/journal/v405/n6783/full/405228a0.html

May 11, 2000 ... These high rates of extinction and invasion put ecosystems under enormous stress ... driven by competition, can actually promote the persistence of large .... The result is that increasing diversity can increase food-web stability ...

www.encyclopedia.com/science/science-magazines/does-greater-species-diversity-lead-greater-stability-ecosystems

Viewpoint: Yes, greater species diversity does lead to greater stability in ecosystems. ... can thrive, but increased species diversity does not confer ecosystem stability. ... Eventually, ecologists focused their attention on competitive relationships ...