population dynamics


population dynamics
  Study of changes within populations and the factors that cause or influence them.

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  • Population dynamics — is the branch of life sciences that studies short term and long term changes in the size and age composition of populations, and the biological and environmental processes influencing those changes. Population dynamics deals with the way… …   Wikipedia

  • population dynamics — population dynamics. См. динамика популяций. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • population dynamics — populiacijų dinamika statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Populiacijos dydžio ir sudėties svyravimai, priklausantys nuo gimstamumo ir mirtingumo (natūrali populiacijų dinamika) ir nuo individų imigracijos į populiaciją ir… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • population dynamics — noun plural but singular or plural in construction 1. : a branch of knowledge concerned with the sizes of populations and the factors involved in their maintenance, decline, or expansion 2. : the sequence of population changes characteristic of a …   Useful english dictionary

  • population dynamics — the study of fish populations and how fishing mortality, growth, recruitment, and natural morality affect them over time …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Population dynamics of fisheries — A fishery is an area with an associated fish or aquatic population which is harvested for its commercial or recreational value. Fisheries can be wild or farmed. Population dynamics describes the ways in which a given population grows and shrinks… …   Wikipedia

  • Dynamics — (from Greek δυναμικός dynamikos powerful , from δύναμις dynamis power ) may refer to: Contents 1 Physics and engineering 2 Sociology and psychology 3 Computer science and mathematics …   Wikipedia

  • Population modeling — is an application of statistical models to the study of changes in populations.Models allow us to better understand how complex interactions and processes work. Modeling of dynamic interactions in nature can provide a manageable way of… …   Wikipedia

  • Population ecology — is a major sub field of ecology that deals with the dynamics of species populations and how these populations interact with the environment.cite book | last =Odum | first =Eugene P. | authorlink =Eugene Odum | title =Fundamentals of Ecology |… …   Wikipedia

  • Population viability analysis — (PVA) is a species specific method of risk assessment frequently used in conservation biology. It is traditionally defined as the process that determines the probability that a population will go extinct within a given number of years. More… …   Wikipedia