Food Web– all of the interacting food chains in an ecological community.
What is the difference between a food chain and a food web? Take a look at the picture on the right.
- Looking for some simple explanations. Let me know.
- Food Chain and Food Webs from Enchanted Learning.com- http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/foodchain/
- Food Chains and Food Webs- http://www.vtaide.com/png/foodchains.htm
- Food Chains and Food Webs- http://www.tburg.k12.ny.us/mcdonald/foodch1.htm
Interesting Food Web Sites
- Fitting Algae into the Food Web– http://www.bigelow.org/edhab/fitting_algae.html
- Chesapeake Bay Program– Food Webs and Food Chains- http://www.chesapeakebay.net/discover/bayecosystem/foodwebs
- USGS- What is a Food Web and Why Study Them– http://wwwrcamnl.wr.usgs.gov/isoig/projects/fingernails/foodweb/definition.html
- The Great Salt Lake Food Web– http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/gsl/foodweb/
- Food Web in the Deciduous Forest Biome– http://www.world-builders.org/lessons/less/biomes/deciduous/decweb.html
- Food Chain, Food Web, Energy Web– http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cd1M9xD482s
Food Web Online Activities
- Fun with Foods– choose from three different types of biomes to create food webs- http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/food/meadow_activity.html
- Make a Chemosynthetic Food Web– http://www.montereyinstitute.org/noaa/lesson05/l5la1.htm
- Create a Food Web– http://www.vtaide.com/png/foodwebS.htm
- Food Chain- Kid’s Corner– http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/gamesactivities/foodchains.html
- C.O.O.L Projects Food Web Game– http://www.coolclassroom.org/cool_windows/home.html
- Nature: Build a Food Web– http://www.nature.ca/ukaliq/030act/017_fwb_e.cfm
- Harcourt Fun with Food Webs– http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/food/food_menu.html
- Gould League Food Webs– http://www.gould.edu.au/foodwebs/kids_web.htm
- Coral Reef Food Web and Energy Flow– http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/blueplanet/webs/flash/weboflife.swf