Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • Ecology and Conservation of North American Sea Ducks

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-02-19
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Routledge Handbook of Ecosystem Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marion Potschin, Roy Haines-Young, Robert Fish, R. Kerry Turner

    The idea that nature provides services to people is one of the most powerful concepts to have emerged over the last two decades. It is shaping our understanding of the role that biodiverse ecosystems play in the environment and their benefits for humankind. As a result, there is a growing…

    Paperback – 2018-02-19
    Routledge

  • Invasive Stink Bugs and Related Species (Pentatomoidea)

    Biology, Higher Systematics, Semiochemistry, and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.E. McPherson

    Key features: Presents a brief history of past classifications, a summary of present classification, and speculation on how the classification may evolve in the future Includes keys for the identification of families and subfamilies of the Pentatomoidea and for the tribes in the Pentatomidae…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15
    CRC Press
    Contemporary Topics in Entomology

  • Extremophiles

    From Biology to Biotechnology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravi V. Durvasula, D. V. Subba Rao

    Highly recommended by CHOICE, Oct 2018 Extremophiles are nature’s ultimate survivors, thriving in environments ranging from the frozen Antarctic to abyssal hot hydrothermal vents. Their lifeforms span bacteria to fishes, and are categorized as halophiles from hypersaline environments, acidophiles…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25
    CRC Press

  • Chemical Ecology of Insects

    Applications and Associations with Plants and Microbes, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-01-24
    CRC Press

  • Carrion Ecology, Evolution, and Their Applications

    1st Edition

    Edited by M. Eric Benbow, Jeffery K. Tomberlin, Aaron M. Tarone

    Shortlisted for the 2018 TWS Wildlife Publication Awards in the edited book category   Decomposition and recycling of vertebrate remains have been understudied, hampered largely due to these processes being aesthetically challenging (e.g., smell and sight). Technological innovations have…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Ocean Resources and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hance D. Smith, Juan Luis Suárez de Vivero, Tundi S. Agardy

    This comprehensive handbook provides a global overview of ocean resources and management by focusing on critical issues relating to human development and the marine environment, their interrelationships as expressed through the uses of the sea as a resource, and the regional expression of these…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Forest Ecology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kelvin S.-H. Peh, Richard T. Corlett, Yves Bergeron

    This comprehensive handbook provides a unique resource covering all aspects of forest ecology from a global perspective. It covers both natural and managed forests, from boreal, temperate, sub-tropical and tropical regions of the world. The book is divided into seven parts, addressing the following…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Conservation and Development in India

    Reimagining Wilderness, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shonil Bhagwat

    Despite decades of efforts to integrate conservation and development, India is torn between two very different worldviews of peoples’ place in the country’s natural environment. This book takes a critical look at nature conservation and poverty alleviation in India. It opens up discussion of the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-23
    Routledge
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • Biology and Ecology of Pike

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Skov, P. Anders Nilsson

    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 – 2018-01-08
    CRC Press

  • Phenological Synchrony and Bird Migration

    Changing Climate and Seasonal Resources in North America, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-18
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Environmental Management towards Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Prasad Modak

    This book is about understanding challenges in managing our environment and ensuring sustainability of this planet. It presents the critical state of our resources and threats to resource security due to overconsumption, pollution and poor and uneven governance. Role of key stakeholders such as the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    CRC Press

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