Vegetation Ecology PDF ePub eBook

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Vegetation Ecology free pdf Additional resources for this book can be found at: www.wiley.com/go/vandermaarelfranklin/vegetationecology. Vegetation Ecology, 2nd Edition is a comprehensive, integrated account of plant communities and their environments. Written by leading experts in their field from four continents, the second edition of this book: * covers the composition, structure, ecology, dynamics, diversity, biotic interactions and distribution of plant communities, with an emphasis on functional adaptations- * reviews modern developments in vegetation ecology in a historical perspective- * presents a coherent view on vegetation ecology while integrating population ecology, dispersal biology, soil biology, * ecosystem ecology and global change studies- * tackles applied aspects of vegetation ecology, including management of communities and invasive species- * includes new chapters addressing the classification and mapping of vegetation, and the significance of plant functional types Vegetation Ecology, 2nd Edition is aimed at advanced undergraduates, graduates and researchers and teachers in plant ecology, geography, forestry and nature conservation. Vegetation Ecology takes an integrated, multidisciplinary approach and will be welcomed as an essential reference for plant ecologists the world over.

About Eddy van der Maarel

Eddy van der Maarel is a vegetation ecologist and hasmade a major contribution to the amalgamation of Anglo-American andEuropean approaches in vegetation science. He is one the foundingeditors of the Journal of Vegetation Science. He is a member of theRoyal Academies of Science of The Netherlands and Sweden and ahonorary member of the British Ecological Society, theInternational Association of Vegetation Science and several othersocieties.

Janet Franklin (Professor, School of Life Sciences,Arizona State University) is a vegetation scientist and landscapeecologist trained in geography and ecology. She is a formerAssociate Editor of the Journal of Vegetation Science and AppliedVegetation Science. She, like Eddy, is particularly interested invegetation dynamics in response to natural and human disturbance,and the application of vegetation science in nature conservationand planning.


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Author : Eddy van der Maarel
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 14 December 2012
ISBN : 1444338889
EAN : 9781444338881
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 572 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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