The two different types of ecosystems include:
- Natural Ecosystem: Forests, lakes and deserts are the natural ecosystems. These are formed naturally without any human intervention. It refers to a community of living and non-living organisms interacting with each other through physical, biological and chemical processes.
- Artificial Ecosystem: The artificial ecosystem includes dams, gardens, parks which are made by humans.The zoos, aquariums and botanical gardens are examples of artificial ecosystems which are maintained with the objective of conserving biodiversity. The plants and animals are placed in well-protected areas similar to their natural habitats.