Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • Large-scale Forest Restoration

    1st Edition

    By David Lamb

    Landscapes are being degraded and simplified across the globe. This book explores how forest restoration might be carried out to increase landscape heterogeneity, improve ecological functioning and restore ecosystem services in such landscapes. It focuses on large, landscape-scale reforestation…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Earth Observation of Ecosystem Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Domingo Alcaraz-Segura, Carlos Marcelo Di Bella, Julieta Veronica Straschnoy

    A balanced review of differing approaches based on remote sensing tools and methods to assess and monitor biodiversity, carbon and water cycles, and the energy balance of terrestrial ecosystem. Earth Observation of Ecosystem Services highlights the advantages Earth observation technologies offer…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    CRC Press
    Earth Observation of Global Changes

  • The Earth Charter, Ecological Integrity and Social Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Mirian Vilela

    The Earth Charter is a declaration of fundamental ethical principles for building a just, sustainable and peaceful global society, with ecological integrity as a major theme. This book provides a series of analyses of ecological integrity as it relates to the Earth Charter, social movements and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Molt in Neotropical Birds

    Life History and Aging Criteria, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-10-11
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • World Heritage Conservation

    The World Heritage Convention, Linking Culture and Nature for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Biodiversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Luigi Guarino, Charles Spillane, Peter C. McKeown

    The world relies on very few crop and animal species for agriculture and to supply its food needs. In recent decades, there has been increased appreciation of the risk this implies for food security and quality, especially in times of environmental change. As a result, agricultural biodiversity has…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03
    Routledge

  • Ecological Restoration and Management of Longleaf Pine Forests

    1st Edition

    Edited by L. Katherine Kirkman, Steven B. Jack

    Ecological Restoration and Management of Longleaf Pine Forests is a timely synthesis of the current understanding of the natural dynamics and processes in longleaf pine ecosystems. This book beautifully illustrates how incorporation of basic ecosystem knowledge and an understanding of socioeconomic…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12
    CRC Press

  • Fractals and Multifractals in Ecology and Aquatic Science

    1st Edition

    By Laurent Seuront

    Ecologists sometimes have a less-than-rigorous background in quantitative methods, yet research within this broad field is becoming increasingly mathematical. Written in a step-by-step fashion, Fractals and Multifractals in Ecology and Aquatic Science provides scientists with a basic understanding…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12
    CRC Press

  • Spoil to Soil: Mine Site Rehabilitation and Revegetation

    1st Edition

    Edited by N.S. Bolan, M.B. Kirkham, Y.S. Ok

    Spoil to Soil: Mine Site Rehabilitation and Revegetation presents both fundamental and practical aspects of remediation and revegetation of mine sites. Through three major themes, it examines characterization of mine site spoils; remediation of chemical, physical and biological constraints of mine…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07
    CRC Press

  • Aquatic Dicotyledons of North America

    Ecology, Life History, and Systematics, 1st Edition

    By Donald H. Les

    Aquatic Dicotyledons of North America: Ecology, Life History, and Systematics brings together a wealth of information on the natural history, ecology, and systematics of North American aquatic plants. Most books on aquatic plants have a taxonomic focus and are intended primarily for…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28
    CRC Press

  • Mathematical Models of Plant-Herbivore Interactions

    1st Edition

    By Zhilan Feng, Donald DeAngelis

    Mathematical Models of Plant-Herbivore Interactions addresses mathematical models in the study of practical questions in ecology, particularly factors that affect herbivory, including plant defense, herbivore natural enemies, and adaptive herbivory, as well as the effects of these on plant…

    Hardback – 2017-08-16
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology

  • Sharks: Conservation, Governance and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erika J. Techera, Natalie Klein

    The key aim of this book is to explore the global conservation and management of sharks. There has been a rapid decline in populations of many shark species, while new science has emerged of the critical role they play in marine ecosystems. However, the authors show that conservation law and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

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