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What is deflected succession?

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What is deflected succession?

Postby lizziewizzie88 » Sun Sep 04, 2005 4:52 pm

Wasn't sure where to put this, I hope it's in the right place.

I know what primary and secondary succession is, but can anyone help me with this one.
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Postby opuntia » Sun Sep 04, 2005 5:05 pm

It's the Plagioclimax
Human activities can halt the natural flow of succession and hold the ecosystem at an earlier stage - farming typically keeps fields at the grass subclimax. In addition to this, human activity might so alter the nature of the environment that a different end product occurs which is NOT a normal part of the succession.
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Postby lizziewizzie88 » Thu Sep 22, 2005 12:18 am

Thankyou thats a lot of help :D
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