Busy. Please wait.
or

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

taken
show password

why

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Sustainability Art.

2.1 Resilience of a system:

QuestionAnswer
1. Equilibrium resilience concentrates on stability near and equilibrium steady-state where resistance to disturbance and speed of return to the equilibrium are used to measure resilience.
2. Ecosystem resilience emphasizes conditions far from any equilibrium in which instabilities can flip a system into another regime of behavior , to another stability domain. Measure of resilience is the magnitude of disturbance that can be absorbed or accommodated before the sy
Examples of natural resource management led to a less resilient system in the sense of ecosystem resilience: 1. The loss of genetic variation in small populations may lead to extinction.
Examples of natural resource management led to a less resilient system in the sense of ecosystem resilience: 2. Stability of flows by dams, exotic fishes may kill native fishes.
Examples of natural resource management led to a less resilient system in the sense of ecosystem resilience: 3. Suppression of fire-prone ecosystems may cause huge fires due to fuel buildup.
Examples of natural resource management led to a less resilient system in the sense of ecosystem resilience: 4. Monoculture, energy intensive farming practices reduce variation and loss of resilience. Require large input of energy and often societal subsidies.
Examples of natural resource management led to a less resilient system in the sense of ecosystem resilience: 5. Natural, lateral flow variation (periodic food plan inundation). Attempted command-and-control of river flows, allowing expansive food-plan development, resulted in un-resilient river-social system and economic destruction.
Created by: lynx88