Applied Ecology and Natural Resource Management / Edition 1

Applied Ecology and Natural Resource Management / Edition 1

by Guy R. McPherson, Stephen DeStefano
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521009758

ISBN-13: 9780521009751

Pub. Date: 03/01/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This smart, pithy book provides practical guidelines for integrating applied ecology with natural resource management. Ecology as a science is discussed at the outset with subsequent chapters on specific topics regarding plant ecology and their impact on animals. These topics include the interactive relationships among organisms, community structure, vegetation

Overview

This smart, pithy book provides practical guidelines for integrating applied ecology with natural resource management. Ecology as a science is discussed at the outset with subsequent chapters on specific topics regarding plant ecology and their impact on animals. These topics include the interactive relationships among organisms, community structure, vegetation succession, and techniques and applications relative both to ecology and management. DeStefano leads the USGS's Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit; McPherson teaches renewable natural resources at the U. of Arizona in Tucson. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521009751
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/01/2003
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
1.Integrating ecology and management1
2.Interactions17
3.Community structure49
4.Succession99
5.Closing the gap between science and management127
References143
Index161

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