Ecology B/C

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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby germinator » May 25th, 2011, 1:46 pm

oh water quality. how fun.
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby anatomy » May 26th, 2011, 1:01 pm

i am probably going to do water quality next year
but i still don't see how it is anything like ecology
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby quizbowl » May 26th, 2011, 6:30 pm

i am probably going to do water quality next year
but i still don't see how it is anything like ecology
Do you realize that Water Quality, save the identification of macroinvertebrates, the building of a salinometer and water remediation, is basically the ecology of estuaries? If not, then you are in the wrong event.
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby tornado guy » May 26th, 2011, 8:40 pm

Water Quality, save the identification of macroinvertebrates, is basically the ecology of estuaries.
I suppose that you could also see macroinvertebrates in an ecology test too, since there is some identification of animals or organisms in their stated biome/ecosystem...
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby anatomy » May 27th, 2011, 11:05 am

i am probably going to do water quality next year
but i still don't see how it is anything like ecology
Do you realize that Water Quality, save the identification of macroinvertebrates, the building of a salinometer and water remediation, is basically the ecology of estuaries? If not, then you are in the wrong event.
I understand that, but water quality relates to just water, while ecology covers a wider range. Still, I see how its related. Ya, quizbowl u r rite, water quality is related to ecology but only in certain topics.
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby gneissisnice » May 30th, 2011, 6:39 am

i am probably going to do water quality next year
but i still don't see how it is anything like ecology
Do you realize that Water Quality, save the identification of macroinvertebrates, the building of a salinometer and water remediation, is basically the ecology of estuaries? If not, then you are in the wrong event.
I understand that, but water quality relates to just water, while ecology covers a wider range. Still, I see how its related. Ya, quizbowl u r rite, water quality is related to ecology but only in certain topics.
It's just like Rocks and Minerals replacing Fossils. They're both Earth Science ID events, but they're not that similar. There's some overlap (you have to know a little bit about rocks for Fossils), but fossils focuses on organisms while R&M focuses on rocks and minerals.

Water Quality is in a similar situation. It's not quite Ecology; it focuses more on water testing and macroinvertebrates and pollution. But things still overlap, like some basic ecological principles. Events get replaced by events that are different. If they were the same, it wouldn't be much of a replacement.
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby XJcwolfyX » May 30th, 2011, 9:46 am

NOW IT IS OVER. MAKE A PRELIMINARY FORUM FOR WATER QUALITY.
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby amerikestrel » May 30th, 2011, 9:49 am

NOW IT IS OVER. MAKE A PRELIMINARY FORUM FOR WATER QUALITY.
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby XJcwolfyX » May 30th, 2011, 9:50 am

Ok then talk on that forum. NOT THIS ONE.
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Re: Ecology B/C

Postby nerpas » May 30th, 2011, 10:31 am

According to chalker, Ecology is not actually being replaced! (yayy! :D )

(quote from the 2011-2012 Events thread)
Ecology (-> Water Quality)
Does this seem correct?
And yet again the Ecology / Water Quality confusion is perpetuated. As I clearly indicated just a little further back in this thread, Water Quality is the TOPIC for the Ecology event.
I'm not sure whether we'll still need the salinometer, etc. But it appears that discussing water quality in this thread is just as relevant as discussing the tundra and taiga used to be! :)


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