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Ecology

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  • Management of Invasive Weedsby Inderjit

    Springer 2008; US$ 239.00

    Biological invasions are one of the major threats to our native biodiversity. This book discusses: ecological approaches needed to design effective management strategies, progress in management methods and tools, success and failure of management efforts for some of the worst invaders, and restoration and conservation of invaded land. more...

  • Ecology of the Shortgrass Steppeby W. K. Lauenroth; I. C. Burke

    Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 68.99

    Ecology of the Shortgrass Steppe: A Long-Term Perspective summarizes and synthesizes more than sixty years of research that has been conducted throughout the shortgrass region in North America. The shortgrass steppe was an important focus of the International Biological Program's Grassland Biome project, which ran from the late 1960s until the... more...

  • Bioeconomics of Invasive Speciesby Reuben P. Keller; David M. Lodge; Jason F. Shogren

    Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 48.99

    Biological invasions are one of the strongest drivers of global environmental change, and invasive species are now often in the public discourse. At the same time, economists have begun to take a real interest in determining how invasive species interact with economic systems, and how invaders should be controlled to optimize societal wealth. Although... more...

  • Invasion Biologyby Mark A. Davis

    Oxford University Press, UK 2009; US$ 55.00

    This is an up-to-date overview of the field of invasion biology, which includes an overview of the science, the impacts, and management of invasive species, as well as a critical assessment of the field itself. - ;With the exception of climate change, biological invasions have probably received more attention during the past ten years than any other... more...

  • Tropical Forest Ecologyby Egbert Giles Leigh

    Oxford University Press, USA 1999; US$ 98.99

    Introduction. 1. Barro Colorado Island: The Background. 2. Dramatis Personaie. 3. Tropical Climates. 4. Runoff, Erosion, and Soil. 5. Telling the Trees from the Forest: Tree Shape and Leaf Arrangement. 6. Biomass and Productivity of Tropical Forest. 7. The Seasonal Rhythms of Fruiting and Leaf Flush, and the Regulation of Animal Populations. 8. Tropical... more...

  • Impacts of Point Polluters on Terrestrial Biotaby Mikhail Kozlov; Elena Zvereva; Vitali Zverev

    Springer 2009; US$ 319.00

    Identifies general patterns in responses of terrestrial biota to industrial pollution and the sources of variation in these responses. This book presents an analysis that is based on original data on soils, plants and animals collected around 18 industrial polluters in six countries. It is suitable for ecologists and ecotoxicologists. more...

  • From Plant Traits to Vegetation Structureby Bill Shipley

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 56.00

    Explains how natural selection, combined with methods in statistical physics, can predict and explain the assembly of ecological communities. more...

  • Invasive Species Managementby Mick N. Clout; Peter A. Williams

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 157.95

    Invasive alien species are a major and growing threat to biodiversity worldwide. The transport of organisms through increased levels of trade and tourism is leading to the widespread breaching of natural biogeographic barriers at unprecedented rates. Consequences can be severe, especially in naturally isolated ecosystems. Invasive alien species can... more...

  • Catchment2Coast: A Systems Approach to Coupled River-Coastal Ecosystem Science and Managementby P.M.S. Monteiro; M. Marchand

    IOS Press 2009; US$ 65.00

    Catchment2Coast was an interdisciplinary research and modelling project that aimed to improve understanding of the linkages between coastal ecosystems and the adjacent river catchments. The project involved nine partner organisations from three European and three southern African countries, including Mozambique, where the project was conducted. Catchment2Coast... more...

  • Umweltchemikalienby Rainer Koch

    Wiley 2008; US$ 68.00

    Diese Datensammlung zu über 130 Chemikalien informiert über toxikologische und ökotoxikologische Fakten, Grenz- und Richtwerte sowie Verwendung und Entsorgung vieler Industriechemikalien und über rechtliche Regelungen. Die systematische Darstellung von Daten ermöglicht stoffvergleichende Betrachtungen. Jeder, der sich ein... more...