Ecology (Food chains/webs normally start with plants which are the…
Ecology (Food chains/webs normally start with plants which are the producers. But all the energy originally comes from the sun, then is transmitted into the plants as thats what make them grow, and then go into the animals for nutrients. , Tropic Levels, Adaptations, Food chains and food webs are used to represent the flow of energy in the ecosystem and the feeding relationships. In other words what eats what., Food chains show a single group of organisms where as food webs show most of the feeding relationships in an eco system together.
Note: food webs are more complex than food chains and food webs show many different paths by which plants and animals are connected. Also a food web is several food chains connected together., The arrows in food webs/chains represents the flow of energy. Also the arrows point in the direction of the energy flow. , Food Chains)