Ecological succession is the process of change in the species structure of an
ecological community over time. The time scale ...
Sep 24, 2007 ... During a succession, different groups of plants grow at a site over time. The
diagram shows a succession from bare ground to a mature forest.
A forest goes through many stages of growth and development. The most
common term used for these processes is succession. This happens in a
will be replaced by saplings, young trees, and eventually a mature forest. ...
progress in an orderly and predictable manner known as forest succession. How-
Forests are dynamic; always changing. • One of the most important parts of
ecology. One of the most important parts of ecology ...
Forest Succession. Forest Service. Intermountain. Forest and Range. Experiment
Station on Four Habitat. Ogden, UT 84401. General Technical. Report INT-177.
Succession: The gradual supplanting of one community of plants by another.
Note 1- The sequence of communities is called a sere, or seral stage. Note 2- A ...
A necessary first step in learning about forests is to gain an understanding of
shade tolerance and the process of succession from the pioneer to climax stage.
How forests work. shade tolerance. pioneers; climax species. forest succession.
Shade Tolerance. Pioneer Species: Used to describe species that are intolerant ...