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  • Innovations in Sustainable Consumptionby Maurie J. Cohen; Halina Szejnwald Brown; Philip Vergragt

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    This timely volume recognizes that traditional policy approaches to reduce human impacts on the environment through technological change - for example, emphasizing resource efficiency and the development of renewable energy sources - are insufficient to meet the most pressing sustainability challenges of the twenty-first century. Instead, the editors... more...

  • Mycoheterotrophyby Vincent Merckx

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 206.11

    This book explores the biology of mycoheterotrophs - plants sustained by fungi - with insight on their ecology, diversity and evolution. Lavishly supplemented with illustrations and photographs, it provides a varied, wide-ranging overview of mycoheterotrophy. more...

  • Ökologie kompaktby Martin Lay; Wolfgang Nentwig; Sven Bacher; Roland Brandl

    Spektrum Akademischer Verlag 2010; US$ 15.49

    Eine große Zahl von Dozenten wurde nach ihren Lehrinhalten befragt, viele Curricula wurde verglichen. Herausgekommen ist dieses perfekt an das Bachelor-Modul "Ökologie" angepasste Buch. Das frische Layout, der strukturierte Text und Prüfungsfragen erleichtern das Lernen und die Vorbereitung auf die Prüfung. Das Basiswissen für das Bachelorstudium... more...

  • Ecology of Halophytesby Robert J. Mold

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Ecology of Halophytes documents the proceedings of a symposium on the ecology of halophytes sponsored by the Physiological Ecology section of the Ecological Society of America, and held as a portion of the American Institute of Biological Sciences meetings in August 1972. The book considers the fundamentals of distribution, anatomy, and physiology... more...

  • Theoretical Systems Ecologyby Efraim Halfon

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Theoretical Systems Ecology: Advances and Case Studies aims to relate systems ecology theory to theoretical systems ecologists and other theoreticians in systems science. The main language of systems theory is mathematics. This book somewhat simplifies concepts, advances, and developments of the field to non-mathematicians who lack background in some... more...

  • Invasion Ecologyby Julie L. Lockwood; Martha F. Hoopes; Michael P. Marchetti

    Wiley 2013; US$ 80.99 US$ 70.19

    This new edition of Invasion Ecology provides a comprehensive and updated introduction to all aspects of biological invasion by non-native species. Highlighting important research findings associated with each stage of invasion, the book provides an overview of the invasion process from transportation patterns and causes of establishment success... more...

  • Estuarine Nutrient Cycling: The Influence of Primary Producersby Søren Laurentius Nielsen; Gary T. Banta; Morten Foldager Pedersen

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 173.56

    It is a well-known fact that eutrophication of coastal waters causes significant changes in the species composition of the primary producers. Usually a shift from an ecosystem dominated by sea grasses or large brown algae to an ecosystem dominated by fast-growing green algae or phytoplankton is observed. While this shift has been documented in a number... more...

  • Treibende Weltby James Fraser; Irmtraut Hempel; Irmtraut Hempel; Gotthilf Hempel; Gotthilf Hempel

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 39.19

    Vor noch gar nicht langer Zeit, nämlich im Jahre 1887, wurde von dem Meeresbiologen VICTOR HENSEN der Begriff Plankton geprägt; etwas später, im Jahre 1890, wurde er von HAECKEL genauer definiert. Plankton ist ein Sammelbegriff für alle Lebewesen, Pflanzen wie Tiere, die von den Meeresströmungen verdriftet werden. Es ist ein recht bezeichnender Ausdruck,... more...

  • Biogeography and Ecology in Madagascarby R. Battistini; G. Richard-Vindard

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 83.52

    In spite of its proximity to Africa (the distance between Cap Saint­ Andre and the African coast is only 300 km. ) Madagascar cannot be considered as adependent part of that continent. The Great Island has been separated from Mrica from at least the middle of the Secondary, and has evolved separately: its flora and fauna have acquired a very pronounced... more...

  • Rhizosphärenprozesse, Umweltstreß und Ökosystemstabilitätby Wolfgang Merbach

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2013; US$ 39.19

    Die Pflanzen- und Bodenentwicklung und die Belastbarkeit terrestrischer Ökosysteme stehen in engem Zusammenhang mit den Wechselbeziehungen und Prozessen im Wurzel-Boden-Kontaktraum (Rhizosphäre). Der vorliegende Band enthält 23 Einzelbeiträge, die sich vorrangig mit der Rolle der Rhizosphärenprozesse bei der Nährstofferschließung, der Schadstoffeliminierung,... more...