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2 Introductory material: Ecopath

This chapter contains details of the theory underpinning the functioning of Ecopath:

  1. Mortality for a prey is consumption for a predator
  2. The energy balance of a box
  3. On the need for input parameters
  4. Defining the system
  5. Dealing with open system problems
  6. Production
  7. Consumption
  8. Other mortality
  9. Representation of multi-stanza life histories.

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