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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecological_stability

An ecosystem is said to possess ecological stability (or equilibrium) if it does not experience ..... Abundance · Allee effect · Depensation · Ecological yield · Effective population size · Intraspecific competition · Logistic function · Malthusian growth ...

www.answers.com/Q/How_does_competition_increase_stability_in_an_ecosystem

The stability of an ecosystem implies that the ecosystem can survive over time. From ETAP, below, ecosystems maintain stability by: Disposing of waste and ...

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.untamedscience.com/biology/ecology/interactions-among-organisms/competition

One will always out-compete the other, so the more competitive species will stay and the ... supply of vegetation, proximity to a stable source of prey, denning sites , etc. ... making modifications to increase their chances of survival and reproduction. ... In some ecosystems, the nightly taxonomic exchange is quite the spectacle.

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

Jan 24, 2013 ... There is mounting evidence that biodiversity increases the stability ... Here, we extend mechanistic theory of ecosystem stability in competitive ...

link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-58001-7_19

During the 1960s and 1970s ecologists paid much attention to the relationship between diversity and stability of ecosystems. It was generally believed that ...

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

tical—all predict that greater diversity increases the temporal stability of the entire ... theory, but the idea that di- versity decreased stability, or at least did not influence it, ...... it is difficult to measure in natural ecosystems, which may never go to ...

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.els.net/WileyCDA/ElsArticle/refId-a0020488.html

Competition tends to decrease small‐scale richness, and its impact is shaped ... or pathogens and parasites and their hosts, can maintain or alter small‐scale ... Small‐scale richness has complex effects on the stability and invasibility of local sites. ... ecology; competition; diversity; scale; ecosystem function; species richness ...