Population Ecology

Part A

There are several key-factors that affect the size of a population. This is called the animal’s life history.  Included in the life history is

  • The age at which the species is when it reaches sexual maturity
  • The number of offspring born each year and/or pregnancy
  • How often reproduction takes place
  • The success of the offspring
  • The projected lifespan of the species 

The wild animal chosen for you is the gorilla.Discuss the gorilla and include your reference.

75 – 150 words