Biodiversity Products

  • Biology and Ecology of Pike

    Edited by Anders Nilsson, Christian Skov

    This book sets out to bridge the order scales among pike researchers, populations, communities, management, and fisheries. It emphasizes the progress of pike research during the last two decades, during which the order-bridging approach emerged. This framework underpins the text and the message, to…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Radiophysical and Geomagnetic Effects of Rocket Burn and Launch in the Near-the-Earth Environment

    By Leonid F. Chernogor, Nathan Blaunstein

    Radiophysical and Geomagnetic Effects of Rocket Burn and Launch in the Near-the-Earth Environment describes experimental and theoretical studies on the effects of rocket burns and launchings on the near-the-Earth environment and geomagnetic fields. It illuminates the main geophysical and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Snakes of the World

    A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species

    By Van Wallach, Kenneth L. Williams, Jeff Boundy

    Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species—the first catalogue of its kind—covers all living and fossil snakes described between 1758 and 2012, comprising 3,509 living and 274 extinct species allocated to 539 living and 112 extinct genera. Also included are 54 genera and 302…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Chemical Ecology in Insects

    Applications and Associations with Plants and Microbes

    Edited by Jun Tabata

    Insects have evolved very unique and interesting tactics using chemical signals to survive. Chemical ecology illustrates the working of the biological network by means of chemical analyses. Recent advances in analytical technology have opened the way to a better understanding of the more…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Management of Marine Ecosystems

    Edited by Md. Nazrul Islam, Sven Erik Jorgensen

    This book will illustrate the current status, trends and effects of climate, natural disturbances and anthropogenic stressors on marine ecosystems. It shows how to integrate different management tools and models in an up-to-date, multidisciplinary approach to environmental management. Through…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press
    Applied Ecology and Environmental Management

  • Ecology and Management of Terrestrial Vertebrate Invasive Species in the United States

    Edited by William C. Pitt, James Beasley, Gary W. Witmer

    This book presents information on vertebrate invasive species for which there is a history of policy and management in the United States. Part I presents information on policy and management topics associated with vertebrate invasive species, including biosecurity threats and risk assessment. Parts…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24 
    CRC Press

  • Biodiversity, Conservation and Environmental Management in the Great Lakes Basin

    Edited by Eric Freedman, Mark Neuzil

    The Great Lakes Basin in North America holds more than 20 percent of the world's fresh water. Threats to habitats and biodiversity have economic, political, national security, and cultural implications and ramifications that cross the US-Canadian border. This multidisciplinary book presents…

    Hardback – 2017-10-20 
    Routledge

  • World Heritage Conservation

    The World Heritage Convention, Linking Culture and Nature for Sustainable Development

    By Claire Cave, Elene Negussie

    The UNESCO World Heritage Convention has become one of the most successful UN instruments for promoting cultural diplomacy and dialogue on conservation of cultural and natural heritage. This book provides an overview of the Convention through an interdisciplinary approach to conservation. It shows…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Phenological Synchrony and Bird Migration

    Changing Climate and Seasonal Resources in North America

    Edited by Eric M. Wood, Jherime L. Kellermann

    Bird migration is a well-researched phenological event. However, few studies in North America have investigated the effects of climate change and extreme weather on the relationships of migratory avian species and their seasonal resources. This is a critical gap in knowledge that limits our ability…

    Paperback – 2017-10-15 
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Ecology and Conservation of North American Sea Ducks

    Edited by Jean-Pierre L. Savard, Dirk V. Derksen, Dan Esler, John M. Eadie

    The past decade has seen a huge increase in the interest and attention directed toward sea ducks, the Mergini tribe. This has been inspired, in large part, by the conservation concerns associated with numerical declines in several sea duck species and populations, as well as a growing appreciation…

    Paperback – 2017-10-15 
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Realising Farmers' Rights to Crop Genetic Resources

    Success Stories and Best Practices

    Edited by Regine Andersen, Tone Winge

    Farmers' Rights are essential for maintaining crop genetic diversity, which is the basis of all food and agricultural production in the world. The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture recognizes Farmers' Rights and provides for relevant measures. However,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge

  • Molt in Neotropical Birds

    Life History and Aging Criteria

    By Erik I. Johnson, Jared D. Wolfe

    Molt is an important avian life history event in which feathers are shed and replaced. The timing, duration, seasonality, extent and pattern of molt follows certain strategies and this book reviews and describes these strategies for nearly 190 species based on information gathered from a 30-year…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

3Series in Biodiversity

Product Search