What is the law of faunal succession?

Answer The observation that animal and plant fossils succeed one another, in an orderly and predictable way, is the law of faunal succession. It provides the foundation for the geological time scale.Histo... Read More »

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What is the next succession after the Secretary of Homeland Security for the order of the presidential succession?

There is none; the Secretary of Homeland Security is last (18th) in the presidential line of succession. As of now, the Secretaries of Commerce and Labor are not natural-born citizens of the United... Read More »

What is a primary succession?

Ecological succession is essentially the change that occurs to the biology of an ecological community. Primary succession occurs when a new organism, foreign to an ecosystem, invades that area and ... Read More »

What is succession planning?

Succession planning is designed to help successfully continue a business beyond the current generation. There are variations according to size and type of business, but the primary focus is based o... Read More »

What is a controlled succession?

A "controlled succession" is when human beings attempt to manage ecological succession (sometimes referred to as "forest succession"). Ecological succession is the process by which a destroyed fore... Read More »