Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • Pollination Services to Agriculture

    Sustaining and enhancing a key ecosystem service, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Gemmill-Herren

    It is only recently that the immense economic value of pollination to agriculture has been appreciated. At the same time, the alarming collapse in populations of bees and other pollinators has highlighted the urgency of addressing this issue. This book focuses on the specific measures and practices…

    Paperback – 2016-04-13

  • Urban Wildlife Management

    3rd Edition

    By Clark E. Adams

    Winner of the 2018 TWS Wildlife Publication Awards in the authored book category Urban development is one of the leading worldwide threats to conserving biodiversity. In the near future, wildlife management in urban landscapes will be a prominent issue for wildlife professionals. This new edition…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05
    CRC Press

  • Climate Change and Agriculture

    Implication for Global Food Security, 1st Edition

    By H.P. Das

    One of the greatest challenges facing humankind is to minimize the impact of human-induced climate change on the agricultural production and also on the production from livestock, forestry and fisheries sectors. Ever-expanding global population and increased income is likely to generate an increase…

    Hardback – 2016-03-21
    CRC Press

  • Conservation and Environmental Management in Madagascar

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ivan R. Scales

    Madagascar is one of the most biologically diverse places on the planet, the result of 160 million years of isolation from the African mainland. More than 80% of its species are not found anywhere else on Earth. However, this highly diverse flora and fauna is threatened by habitat loss and…

    Paperback – 2016-03-18
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • 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

  • 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 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

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