Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • Biogeographical Processes

    1st Edition

    By I. G. Simmons

    Originally published in 1982, Biogeographical Processes is a concise introduction to biogeography aimed at undergraduate students. It provides a detailed overview of man and his environment and includes data from such research projects as that of the International Biological Programme. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • Tropical Ecosystems in Australia

    Responses to a Changing World, 1st Edition

    By Dilwyn Griffiths

    Over the last century, the world has lived through changes more rapid than those experienced at any other time in human history, leading to pressing environmental problems and demands on the world’s finite resources. Nowhere is this more evident than across the world’s warm belt; a region likely to…

    Paperback – 2019-10-03
    CRC Press

  • Agroecology

    A Transdisciplinary, Participatory and Action-oriented Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by V. Ernesto Méndez, Christopher M. Bacon, Roseann Cohen, Stephen R. Gliessman

    Agroecology: A Transdisciplinary, Participatory and Action-oriented Approach is the first book to focus on agroecology as a transdisciplinary, participatory, and action-oriented process. Using a combined theoretical and practical approach, this collection of work from pioneers in the subject along…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    CRC Press

  • Forest Wildlife Ecology and Habitat Management

    1st Edition

    By David R. Patton

    Across the continental United States, one can identify 20 distinct forest cover types. Most of these are to be found on federal lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management. Those responsible for the management of trees that form the 20 different cover types and the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27
    CRC Press

  • Mainstreaming Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services into Development Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pushpam Kumar

    This book highlights the latest advances in the science and practice of using ecosystem services to inform decisions for economic development in the context of the developing countries. The development of the ecosystem services paradigm has enhanced our understanding of natural capital as an…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26

  • Marine Eutrophication

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Michael Karydis, Dimitra Kitsiou

    Marine eutrophication has been recognized as a global problem with adverse effects on ecosystem’s health and the economies of coastal states. Most conventions regarding marine environmental protection of Regional Seas have given priority to eutrophication and relevant management practices. This…

    Hardback – 2019-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Wildlife Science

    Linking Ecological Theory and Management Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy E. Fulbright, David G. Hewitt

    Consciously or not, wildlife managers generally act from a theoretical basis, although they may not be fully versed in the details or ramifications of that theory. In practice, the predictions of the practitioners sometimes prove more accurate than those of the theoreticians. Practitioners and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Predator-Prey Dynamics

    The Role of Olfaction, 1st Edition

    By Michael R. Conover

    Humans, being visually oriented, are well versed in camouflage and how animals hide from predators that use vision to locate prey. However, many predators do not hunt by sight; they hunt by scent. This raises the question: do survival mechanisms and behaviors exist which allow animals to hide from…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Wildlife Science

    Connecting Research with Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph P. Sands, Stephen J. DeMaso, Matthew J. Schnupp, Leonard A. Brennan

    Despite the potential synergy that can result from basing management applications on results from research, there is a polarization of cultures between wildlife managers and wildlife researchers. Wildlife Science: Connecting Research with Management provides strategies for bridging cultural and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press

  • Cumulative Effects in Wildlife Management

    Impact Mitigation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul R Krausman, Lisa K. Harris

    As humans continue to encroach on wildlands, quality and quantity of wildlife habitat decreases before our eyes. A housing development here, a shopping mall there, a few more trees cut here, another road put in there, each of these diminishes available habitat. Unless the cumulative effects of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press

  • Agroecosystem Sustainability

    Developing Practical Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen R. Gliessman

    Agroecologists from around the world share their experiences in the analysis and development of indicators of agricultural sustainability in Agroecosystem Sustainability: Developing Practical Strategies. The authors build on the resource-conserving aspects of traditional, local, and small-scale…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press

  • Mining and the Environment

    From Ore to Metal, 2nd Edition

    By Karlheinz Spitz, John Trudinger

    The history of mining is replete with controversy of which much is related to environmental damage and consequent community outrage. Over recent decades, this has led to increased pressure to improve the environmental and social performance of mining operations, particularly in developing countries…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17
    CRC Press

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