• An ecosystem is a group of living things and their environment.
  • The word ecosystem is short for “ecological system.” An ecosystem can be big or small, underwater or coastal, small or large.
  • All the members of a species that live in the same area form a population.
  • Many different species live together in an ecosystem.
  • All their populations make up a community.
  • A community is made up of all of the populations in an area.
  • A habitat is where an organism lives, and a niche is what it does to make a living.
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