Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • Fungi in Ecosystem Processes

    2nd Edition

    By John Dighton

    This new edition of Fungi in Ecosystem Processes continues the unique approach of examining the roles of fungi from the perspective of ecosystem functions. It explores how fungi have adapted to survive within particular constraints, how they help to maintain homeostasis in ecosystems, how they…

    Hardback – 2016-03-08
    CRC Press
    Mycology

  • Ecology and Conservation of Lesser Prairie-Chickens

    1st Edition

    Edited by David A. Haukos, Clint Boal

    Shortlisted for the 2018 TWS Wildlife Publication Awards in the edited book category Lesser Prairie-Chickens have experienced substantial declines in terms of population and the extent of area that they occupy. While they are an elusive species, making it difficult at times to monitor them, current…

    Hardback – 2016-02-17
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Biology and Ecology of Anguillid Eels

    1st Edition

    Edited by Takaomi Arai

    Anguillid eels have fascinated biologists for centuries due to their spectacular long-distance migrations between freshwater habitats and their spawning areas far out in the ocean. This book provides a long overdue update on the biology and ecology of anguillid eels and features comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2016-02-17
    CRC Press

  • Water Productivity of Sunflower under Different Irrigation Regimes at Gezira Clay Soil, Sudan

    1st Edition

    By Eman Rahamtalla Ahmed Elsheikh

    The Gezira Scheme is Sudan's oldest and largest gravity irrigation system. The scheme has played an important role in the economic development of the country, and is a major source of foreign exchange. The farming system of the Gezira Scheme is dominated by crop production. The main crops grown are…

    Paperback – 2016-02-05
    CRC Press
    IHE Delft PhD Thesis Series

  • Managing Oak Forests in the Eastern United States

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick D. Keyser, Todd Fearer, Craig A. Harper

    If you are responsible for oak management, Managing Oak Forests in the Eastern United States is for you. It is the definitive practical guide for anyone interested in improving stewardship of eastern oak forests. Organized into three sections, the first section, "Background and Biology: Setting…

    Hardback – 2016-02-01
    CRC Press

  • Biology, Ecology and Culture of Grey Mullets (Mugilidae)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donatella Crosetti, Stephen J. M. Blaber

    Mullets (grey mullets) are a family (Mugilidae) and order of ray-finned fish found in temperate and tropical waters worldwide. There are approximately 80 species of mullet; these fish have been considered an important food source in Mediterranean Europe since Roman times. This book provides a long…

    Hardback – 2016-01-22
    CRC Press

  • Whales and Elephants in International Conservation Law and Politics

    A Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    By Ed Couzens

    Whales and elephants are iconic giants of the marine and terrestrial animal world. Both are conspicuous representatives of wildlife conservation.  The issues of whaling and the ivory trade are closely linked, both legally and politically, in many ways; some obvious, and some surprising. …

    Paperback – 2016-01-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Ecological Forest Management Handbook

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guy R. Larocque

    Forests are valued not only for their economic potential, but also for the biodiversity they contain, the ecological services they provide, and the recreational, cultural, and spiritual opportunities they provide. The Ecological Forest Management Handbook provides a comprehensive summary of…

    Hardback – 2015-12-23
    CRC Press
    Applied Ecology and Environmental Management

  • Routledge International Handbook of Social and Environmental Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stewart Lockie, David A. Sonnenfeld, Dana R. Fisher

    Today, the risks associated with global environmental change and the dangers of extreme climatic and geological events remind us of humanity’s dependence on favourable environmental conditions. Our relationships with the landscapes and ecologies that we are a part of, the plants and animals that we…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Agroecology

    The Universal Equations, 1st Edition

    By Paul Wojtkowski

    Agroecology theory is not endless. A point is reached where the central elements become visible, equations distill, and a conceptual apex is reached. This is agroecology condensed into core concepts and theorems describing how crops relate to each other, the land, and their surroundings. This book…

    Hardback – 2015-12-16
    CRC Press

  • Avian Cognition

    Exploring the Intelligence, Behavior, and Individuality of Birds, 1st Edition

    By Debra S. Herrmann

    Unlike any other book, Avian Cognition thoroughly examines avian intelligence, behavior, and individuality. Preferences, choices, motivation, and habits of species, flocks, and individual birds are discussed and compared. This book investigates who birds are and why they do what they do. Daily,…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01
    CRC Press

  • Indicators and Surrogates of Biodiversity and Environmental Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Lindenmayer, Philip Barton, Jennifer Pierson

    Ecological surrogates and indicators are used widely by resource managers because they provide a simpler way to monitor and understand complex biota and ecosystem processes. The potential for surrogates and indicators to guide complex resource management has meant they have been proposed for use in…

    Paperback – 2015-10-20
    CRC Press

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