Environmental Pollution and Plant Responses / Edition 1

Environmental Pollution and Plant Responses / Edition 1

by Shashi Bhushan Agrawal
     
 

One of the most problematic issues confronting societies today is the massive transformations of the environment throughout the world. The challenge of maintaining a sustainable environment is the most pressing issue of our time.See more details below

Overview

One of the most problematic issues confronting societies today is the massive transformations of the environment throughout the world. The challenge of maintaining a sustainable environment is the most pressing issue of our time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566703413
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.08(d)

Table of Contents

Global Climate Change and Crop Responses: Uncertainties Associated With the Current Methodologies - S.V. Krupa and J.V. Groth
The Effects of Climate Change on the Behavior of Woody Perennials - C.J. Atkinson
CO2 Enrichment of the Atmosphere and Water Economy of Plants - J. Heath and T.A. Mansfield
Plant Responses to elevated CO2: A Perspective From Natural CO2 Springs - M. Bandiani, A. Raschi, A.R. Paolacci, and F. Miglietta
UV Effects on Plants - M. Tevini
Field Studies on Impacts of Air Pollution on Agricultural Crops - J.N.B. Bell and F.M. Marshall
Air Pollution and Vegetation Damage in South America: State of Knowledge and Perspectives - A. Klumpp, M. Domingos, and M.L. Pignata
Effects of Air Pollution on Plant Diversity - M. Agrawal and S.B. Agrawal
Effects of Tropospheric Ozone on Woody Plants - K. Bortier, R. Ceulemans, and L. De Temmerman
Extracellular Antioxidants: A Protective Screen Against Ozone?- T. Lyons, M.Plöchl, E. Turcsinyi and J. Barnes
Early Detection Mechanisms of Tolerance, and Amelioration of Ozone Stress in Crop Plants - E.H. Lee
Defense Strategies against Ozone in Trees: The Role of Nutrition - A.Polle, R. Matyssek, M.S. Gunthardt-Georg, and S. Maurer
Use of Protective Chemicals to Assess the Effects of Ambient Ozone on Plants - W.J. Manning
Sources, Atmospheric Transport and Sinks of Tropospheric Nitrous and Nitric Acids - R. Zimmerling and U. Dämmen
Effects of Sulfur Dioxide and Acid Deposition on Chinese Crops - C. Hongfa, J. Shu, Y. Shen, Y. Gáo, and L. Zhang
The Use of Calibrated Passive Monitors to Assess Crop Loss Due to Ozone in Rural Locations - V.C. Runeckles and P.A. Bowen
Wild Plant and Crop Plant Species for "in situ" Microspore Analysis of a Polluted Environment - G. Murin and K. Mieieta
Phytomonitoring in Industrial Areas - S.B. Chaphekar
Statistical Baseline Values for Chemical Elements in the Lichen Hypogymnia physodes - J.P. Bennet
Monitoring Air Pollutant Deposition in the Arctic with a Lichen by Means of Microscopy and Energy-Dispersive X-Ray Microanalysis: A Case Study - R.Crang
Phytochelation and Metal Tolerance -R.K. Mehra and R.D. Tripathi

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