Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • Forgotten Agricultural Heritage

    Reconnecting food systems and sustainable development, 1st Edition

    By Parviz Koohafkan, Miguel A. Altieri

    Contemporary agriculture is often criticized for its industrial scale, adverse effects on nutrition, rural employment and the environment, and its disconnectedness from nature and culture. Yet there are many examples of traditional smaller scale systems that have survived the test of time and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Pollution Prevention

    Sustainability, Industrial Ecology, and Green Engineering, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Ryan Dupont, Kumar Ganesan, Louis Theodore

    This new edition has been revised throughout, and adds several sections, including: lean manufacturing and design for the environment, low impact development and green infrastructure, green science and engineering, and sustainability. It presents strategies to reduce waste from the source…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08
    CRC Press

  • Environmental and Ecological Statistics with R

    2nd Edition

    By Song S. Qian

    Emphasizing the inductive nature of statistical thinking, Environmental and Ecological Statistics with R, Second Edition, connects applied statistics to the environmental and ecological fields. Using examples from published works in the ecological and environmental literature, the book explains the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

  • Comparative Bone Identification

    Human Subadult to Nonhuman, 1st Edition

    By Diane L. France

    Building on the success, and maintaining the format, of the best-selling Human and Nonhuman Bone Identification: A Color Atlas (ISBN: 978-1-4200-6286-1), Comparative Bone Identification: Human Subadult to Nonhuman presents new images of human bones representing many states of maturation from…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04
    CRC Press

  • Golden-winged Warbler Ecology, Conservation, and Habitat Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henry M. Streby, David E. Andersen, David Buehler

    Golden-winged Warblers (Vermivora chrysoptera) are migratory songbirds that breed in temperate North America, primarily in the Great Lakes region with remnant populations throughout the Appalachian Mountains, and winter in Central and northern South America. Their breeding range has contracted…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Insect Bioecology and Nutrition for Integrated Pest Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Antônio Ricardo Panizzi, José R. P. Parra

    The field of insect nutritional ecology has been defined by how insects deal with nutritional and non-nutritional compounds, and how these compounds influence their biology in evolutionary time. In contrast, Insect Bioecology and Nutrition for Integrated Pest Management presents these entomological…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    CRC Press

  • Biogeography and Evolution in New Zealand

    1st Edition

    By Michael Heads

    Biogeography and Evolution in New Zealand provides the first in-depth treatment of the biogeography of New Zealand, a region that has been a place of long-enduring interest to ecologists, evolutionary scientists, geographers, geologists, and scientists in related disciplines. It serves as a key…

    Hardback – 2016-09-13
    CRC Press
    CRC Biogeography Series

  • Marine Macrophytes as Foundation Species

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emil Olafsson

    Marine macrophytes (macroalgae, seagrasses, and mangroves) comprise thousands of species distributed in shallow water areas along the world’s coastlines. They play a key role in marine ecosystems regarding biodiversity and energy flow. A large proportion of macrophyte species can be characterised…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07
    CRC Press

  • Future Sustainable Ecosystems

    Complexity, Risk, and Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    By Nathaniel K Newlands

    Future Sustainable Ecosystems: Complexity, Risk, Uncertainty provides an interdisciplinary, integrative overview of environmental problem-solving using statistics. It shows how statistics can be used to solve diverse environmental and socio-economic problems involving food, water, energy scarcity,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

  • Asian Sacred Natural Sites

    Philosophy and practice in protected areas and conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bas Verschuuren, Naoya Furuta

    Nature conservation planning tends to be driven by models based on Western norms and science, but these may not represent the cultural, philosophical and religious contexts of much of Asia. This book provides a new perspective on the topic of sacred natural sites and cultural heritage by linking…

    Paperback – 2016-08-11
    Routledge

  • Ecotoxicology and Chemistry Applications in Environmental Management

    1st Edition

    By Sven Erik Jorgensen

    Ecotoxicology and Chemistry Applications in Environmental Management describes how to set up an integrated, holistic approach to addressing ecotoxicological problems. It provides detailed explanations in answer to questions like "Why is it necessary to apply an integrated approach?" and "How does…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18
    CRC Press
    Applied Ecology and Environmental Management

  • Molecular Diversity of Environmental Prokaryotes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thiago Bruce Rodrigues, Amaro Emiliano Trindade Silva

    This book correlates the vast genetic diversity associated with environmental samples and still underexploited potential for the development of biotechnology products. The book points out the potential of different types of environmental samples. It presents the main characteristics of microbial…

    Paperback – 2016-07-12
    CRC Press

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