Fish are also important in the balance of nature. They eat plants and animals and
, in turn, become food for plants and animals. This is called the food chain.
This animal plankton is food for small fish, such as lesser sandeel. Larger
predator fish (cod) eat the smaller fish. At the top of the food chain in sea are the ...
If students understand the relationships in a simple food chain, they will better ...
Herbivores, such as ducks, small fish and many species of zooplankton (animal ...
Image: Marine food chain. It's a Fish-Eat-Fish World. Some 300,000 marine
species are known to science—about 15 percent of all the species identified on
... produce young. 4. Nutrition – being able to get energy out of food ... Carp is a
herbivorous fish. ... A food chain can be used to show what eats what. The otter ...
See some examples of the food chain on land and in the water. ... Crayfish -
catfish - humans; Insect - fish - humans; Mayflies - trout - humans; Phytoplankton
A food chain is step-wise transfer of energy in the form of food. ... e.g. Algae →
Protozoa → Small Insects → Large aquatic Insects → Small fish → Large fish.
Play National Wildlife Federation's most popular kids online game, Fish Food.
www.nps.gov/jela/forteachers/upload/Grade 5 Food Chain Predator Prey.ppt
These links between animals and plants are called food chains. Nearly all food
chains start with a ... Fish, frogs, and birds eat the insects that eat the plants.
Have the fish eat the smaller fish without being eaten game.