More info about population growth pattern: http://boulder.earthnet.net/~popnet/capacity.html

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population growth pattern influenced by carrying capacity
population growth pattern influenced by regulating mechanism
population growth pattern influenced by competition
population growth pattern has outcome population size
population growth pattern illustrated by S-curve
population growth pattern illustrated by J-curve
population growth pattern has type exponential growth
population growth pattern has type boom and crash cycle
population growth pattern characteristic of population