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2 Introductory material: Ecopath

This chapter contains details of the theory underpinning the functioning of Ecopath: Mortality for a prey is consumption for a predator; The energy balance of a box; On the need for input parameters; Defining the system; Dealing with open system problems; Production; Consumption; Other mortality; and Representation of multi-stanza life histories.

See Ecopath inputs and Ecopath outputs for links to instructions for using Ecosim.