what are the functions of ecosystem ? also mention the components of eco system
Functions of ecosystem:
- An ecosystem helps to maintain the balance between its components by different methods say through various biogeochemical cycles.
- Matter is constantly circulated in the components of ecosystem to maintain the balance
Components of the ecosystem:
- Abiotic components - The abiotic components are all non-living components of an ecosystem. These include sunlight, air, water, soil and climatic factors such as wind, temperature, rainfall etc.
- Biotic components - The biotic components are all living components of an ecosystem. These include animals, plants and microorganisms. They constitute the food-obtaining steps or trophic levels of the ecosystem.
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