Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • Restoration of Boreal and Temperate Forests

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John A. Stanturf

    Humans have influenced the landscapes and forests throughout the temperate and boreal zones for millennia. Restoration of Boreal and Temperate Forests, Second Edition focuses on the negative impact of human activity, and explains the importance of forest restoration as a way to repair habitat,…

    Hardback – 2015-08-14
    CRC Press
    Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Development

  • Wildlife Habitat Management

    Concepts and Applications in Forestry, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Brenda C. McComb

    Shortlisted for the 2018 TWS Wildlife Publication Awards in the authored book category In recent years, conflicts between ecological conservation and economic growth forced a reassessment of the motivations and goals of wildlife and forestry management. Focus shifted from game and commodity…

    Hardback – 2015-08-11
    CRC Press

  • Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments, 1st Edition

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Flourishing Within Limits to Growth

    Following nature's way, 1st Edition

    By Sven Erik Jørgensen, Brian D. Fath, Søren Nors Nielsen, Federico M. Pulselli, Daniel A. Fiscus, Simone Bastianoni

    Decades of research and discussion have shown that the human population growth and our increased consumption of natural resources cannot continue – there are limits to growth. This volume demonstrates how we might modify and revise our economic systems using nature as a model.  The book…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge

  • Vultures

    Their Evolution, Ecology and Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Michael O'Neal Campbell

    This book reexamines current knowledge on the evolution, ecology, and conservation biology of both New World vultures (Cathartidae) and Old World vultures (Accipitridae) and seeks answers to past and present regional extinctions, colorizations, and conservation questions. Extinct species of both…

    Hardback – 2015-06-26
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Food Systems

    Building a New Paradigm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Terry Marsden, Adrian Morley

    In response to the challenges of a growing population and food security, there is an urgent need to construct a new agri-food sustainability paradigm. This book brings together an integrated range of key social science insights exploring the contributions and interventions necessary to build this…

    Paperback – 2015-05-27
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Community Seed Banks

    Origins, Evolution and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ronnie Vernooy, Pitambar Shrestha, Bhuwon Sthapit

    Community seed banks first appeared towards the end of the 1980s, established with the support of international and national non-governmental organizations. This book is the first to provide a global review of their development and includes a wide range of case studies.  Countries that…

    Paperback – 2015-05-14
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Biology and Management of Invasive Quagga and Zebra Mussels in the Western United States

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wai Hing Wong, Shawn L. Gerstenberger

    Biology and Management of Invasive Quagga and Zebra Mussels in the Western United States is a synthesis of the biology and management of invasive mussels from scientists and managers working on invasive quagga and zebra mussels in the western United States. Invasive dreissenid mussels have spread…

    Hardback – 2015-05-07
    CRC Press

  • Energy and Environment

    Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Energy and Environment (ICEE 2014), June 26-27, Beijing, China, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dawei Zheng

    The 2014 International Conference on Energy and Environment (ICEE 2014) was held June 26-27 in Beijing, China. The objective of ICEE 2014 was to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academics as well as industry professionals from all over the world to present their research results and…

    Hardback – 2015-04-28
    CRC Press
    IRAICS Proceedings

  • Animals and the Environment

    Advocacy, activism, and the quest for common ground, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Kemmerer

    Contemporary Earth and animal activists rarely collaborate, perhaps because environmentalists focus on species and ecosystems, while animal advocates look to the individual, and neither seems to have much respect for the other. This diverse collection of essays highlights common ground between…

    Paperback – 2015-04-28
    Routledge

  • Microbiology of the Everglades Ecosystem

    1st Edition

    Edited by James A. Entry, Andrew D. Gottlieb, Krish Jayachandran, Andrew Ogram

    The first synthesis of current research regarding Everglades microbial community structure and function, this book provides an understanding of the physical and chemical factors affecting the structure of microbial communities, including nutrient effects, sea level rise, and other potential…

    Hardback – 2015-03-26
    CRC Press

  • Agricultural Prairies

    Natural Resources and Crop Productivity, 1st Edition

    By K. R. Krishna

    This book is a comprehensive volume that brings together vast knowledge about agricultural prairies in one place, providing concise information and providing concise descriptions of natural resources and their influence on crop productivity. It provides detailed descriptions about natural settings…

    Hardback – 2015-01-28
    Apple Academic Press

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