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Posts tagged niche

October 7, 2019


Birds Of A Feather Flock Together

Social niches are made up of the social aspects of a species’ environmental relationship. In the case of humans, this means that your friends, family and coworkers influence you just as much as other environmental factors.

April 11, 2019


New Solutions For International Wildlife Trafficking

Every year, millions of birds are taken from places like Brazil to sell around the world, and it is devastating tropical bird populations.

February 18, 2019


The Elusive Niche

An ecological niche is the set of conditions that allows a species to maintain its population.

August 26, 2016


Black-Bellied Flycatcher

When To Copy Your Neighbors

Hint: only when they're successful.

July 14, 2016



Dad Called Dibs: First Pick for Feasting

An organism's niche is what it needs to grow and survive. One way to coexist is to use different resources, also known as niche partitioning.

April 29, 2016



Think Like a Penguin

Small behavioral differences can create space for peaceful cohabitation.

December 1, 2015


flock of cowbirds

Birds of a Feather Flock Together

Many animals change their personality to adapt to a particular social niche.

November 19, 2015



The Ecological Niche

An ecological niche is not the space occupied by a species but the set of conditions required for its survival.

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