Thursday

April 24, 2014

April 24, 2014

Posted by **Michelle** on Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 10:54pm.

- ecology -
**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 10:56pmHerbivores each many plants, thus concentrating the toxins the plants absorb.

- ecology -
**Michelle**, Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 11:00pmthank you soooo much!!!

- ecology -
- ecology -
**Larry**, Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 10:59pm"If animals also eat the organism that has been sprayed, they take in the poison. The animals may not die, but the poison builds up in the organs of its body. Because larger animals eat more food that may be affected with the poison, more poison is natuarally concentrated in the larger animal(s)."

So, if second level carnivores eat the first level carnivores, they are getting that poison through the first level carnivores (herbovores) that ate the plants that were infected with insecticide. It stores up in their bodies. Since 2nd level carnivores normally are larger they get a bigger dose. I hope this helps!

**Related Questions**

differential equations - Consider the 2nd order differential equation: x''(t)=-...

Physics - Should the wavelengths computed from 2nd order lines be more accurate ...

chemistry - The units of a rate constant for zero, first and second order ...

chemistry - From this information- a + c_2_ ---> ac + c Slow ac + a ---> ...

double integral - 1. Sketch the region of integration & reverse the order of ...

Statistics - Two cards are drawn in succession from a standard deck of 52 cards ...

chemistry - what is a good explanation for: Many enzyme catalyst reaction start ...

Math - To determine the question use Frogs F and G are 5cm to cube and 40cm to ...

Algebra - To determine the question use Frogs F and G are 5cm to cube and 40cm ...

Algebra - To determine the question use Frogs F and G are 5cm to cube and 40cm ...