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In the classic Disney film The Lion King, the young protagonist Simba the lion cub has his future place in the world explained to him by his father. As future king, they must have respect for every creature, from ant to antelope. The young lion asks in a surprised tone, “But Dad, don’t we eat the Antelope?” The lion explains that when the lions die, their bodies become the grass, which their prey feed on and so everything exists in a great circle of life.
Though simplified greatly, the ideas in this children’s story help provide an entry point to Ecology – an understanding of the many interconnecting circles and systems in which life on this planet depends. Ecology is essential in a great many matters and fundamental to the proper care and management of limited natural resources, from water to rain-forests.
Failure to have a proper respect for these intricate systems has led to calamity in the past. The introduction of the rabbit to Australia led to widespread degradation of land, both actively managed and wild, while the introduction of the Cane Toad to the same continent has only furthered the troubles faced by its native species.
With the world becoming more ecologically aware and determined not to repeat mistakes like the above, there has never been a better time to get into ecology. Increasingly, countries are looking for experts to take the lead in building a sustainable future for themselves. A course from ADL may be just the thing to open the door into this exciting field.
Get an Ecology Qualification: Our Introduction to Ecology opens the doors for further study. It covers the basics of Ecology and can be completed online wherever you are.
Get a Career working in the Ecology: If you would like to become employable in this field, our Water Conservation and Management course can help kick start your career by teaching you key skills in conservation.
Learn about Ecology: If you have a personal interest in this subject, then our Environmental Waste Management could be for you. Waste management is going to become a more and more pressing issue for humans as populations grow and space shrinks.
Already work in Ecology and need Professional Development? If you are currently working the Ecology field, our Environmental Assessment course will teach you key skills to help improve your career.
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Take a journey into the fascinating world of earth science and learn about the dynamic forces that shape the world you see today. Learn about the science behind current environmental issues such as global warming...
Enviromental Assesment course online. This online course will help you learn to prepare Environmental Assessments of all kinds that...
Introduction to Ecology course online. Home Study - Distance Learning. Understand the way that organisms interact with our...
Ornithology course online. This course is designed to introduce students to the varied world of birds, their diverse species, habitats and physiology.
This course is "experiential based"and designed to provide you with practical components to make the course as interactive as possible. It will also provide an opportunity to learn from industry professionals, while exploring the fundamental principles of vertebrate zoology. It will give you a thorough understanding of “higher” animals’ Zoology, Taxonomy and Biology, together with some principles on animal ecology and morphology. You will learn the essentials of Vertebrate Zoology, giving you a solid foundation to understand animals. It will benefit anyone who is working with animals or it will build a sound foundation for further studies whether in farming, wildlife, veterinary or pet care industries.
Water Conservation and Management course online. Home Study in Water Conservation course or via Online Learning. Develop and learn how to design, implement and assess water...
Our Wildlife Conservation course will provide you with the foundation knowledge of conserving threatened wildlife. This course covers important aspects related to wildlife conservation such as: habitat use, habitat fragmentation, island biogeography, genetic diversity and conserving small populations, wildlife survey techniques, flora survey techniques...
This Wildlife Management online distance learning course is a must course for anyone who wishes to to work to conserve wildlife whether it's in the wild, in zoos or working with captive specialists breeding programs. Wildlife management is the manipulation of wild animal populations and their habitats for the benefit of both humans and wildlife.
Diploma in Wildlife Management course online. Discover how to manage Wildlife and Conservation in any global setting. This Diploma will give students a broad based introduction to wildlife management that can be applied to all types of wildlife around the globe. This Diploma aims to give you the skills to determine and consider ways in which environments and ecosystems can be protected. Wildlife management is the manipulation of wild animal populations and their habitats for the benefit of both humans and wildlife.
This online course in Environmental Chemistry will be of value to you, if you are concerned about the world around you and work or would like to work tn global warming, climate change...
Herpetology course online. Interested in knowing more about reptiles and amphibians? You'll learn how to develop your ability to understand the biological and ecological...
Primatology course online. Taxonomy, biology and management of primate animals both in captivity and the wild is what this comprehensive course will teach you.
You'll learn all about the differences between species of primates and the characteristics of each. In addition this course also explains the nutritional, physical and psychological needs for keeping primates healthy in captivity and the wild. learn how to manage and breed primates in captivity and learning about conversation of primates in the wild.
Soil and Water Chemistry Course Online: Learn about soil and water chemistry in different situations and how it is applied in agriculture, environmental management and health.
Soil is a combination of mineral and organic matter, water and air. It is created by external processes that break rock into fine particles. Without these processes, Earth would not be able to support plant life, or us..................
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