ecology ecology  /ɪ ˈkɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the environment as it relates to living organisms
  2. (n) the branch of biology concerned with the relations between organisms and their environment

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Facebook also provides a flexible information ecology, offering a fairly open system that allows users to add small applications to pages.
  2. If so, Suzuki has become one of the crucial hubs in the cultural ecology of our strained earth.
  3. On other trips, you might get a tutorial on alpine photography or mountain ecology.

News

  1. Yard Smart Garden Walk, lunch, talk planned for June 29

    NORMAL — The Ecology Action Center’s 11th annual Yard Smart Garden Walk will be June 29. The free tour highlights yards that protect the environment, benefit wildlife and use few or no synthetic chemicals.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Pantagraph

  2. Department of Ecology approves Buckley’s shoreline master program

    The Washington Department of Ecology has approved Buckley’s updated shoreline master program.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Enumclaw Courier-Herald

  3. Ecology approves updated Wilkeson shoreline program

    The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has approved the Town of Wilkeson’s comprehensively updated shoreline master program.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Enumclaw Courier-Herald

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Quotes

  1. "The local economies and livelihoods of the people of the Gulf coast, as well as the ecology of the region are at stake," Mr Obama said.
    on May 1, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Financial Times

  2. "If in our haste to 'progress,' the economics of ecology are disregarded by citizens and policymakers alike, the result will be an ugly America," Udall wrote in 1963. "We cannot afford an America where expedience tramples upon esthetics and...
    on Mar 20, 2010 By: Stewart Udall Source: Daily Beast

  3. "The 10-year extension of the Drakes Bay Oyster Company's lease will preserve 30 jobs at the last remaining oyster farm cannery on the West Coast while making sure that the ecology of the estuary is protected," Feinstein said in a written...
    on Jun 23, 2009 By: Dianne Feinstein Source: Los Angeles Times

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