ERIC Number: EJ339297
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
Unravelling the Food Web: Dietary Analysis in Modern Ecology.
Calver, M. C.; Porter, B. D.
Journal of Biological Education, v20 n1 p42-46 Spr 1986
Presents information that gives a methodological background to the concept of food webs. Stresses the importance of calibrated techniques in ecological research and explains direct methods for studying animal diets. Exercises for gathering first-hand data on bird diets and analyzing secondary data on mammal diets are suggested. (ML)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A