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Biodiversity: An Ecological Perspective

Biodiversity: An Ecological Perspective (Paperback)

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Despite acknowledgment that loss of living diversity is an international biological crisis, the ecological causes and consequences of extinction have not yet been widely addressed. In honor of Edward O. Wilson, winner of the 1993 International Prize for Biology, an international group of distinguished biologists bring ecological, evolutionary, and management perspectives to the issue of biodiversity. The roles of ecosystem processes, community structure and population dynamics are considered in this book. The goal, as Wilson writes in his introduction, is "to assemble concepts that unite the disciplines of systematics and ecology, and in so doing to create a sound scientific basis for the future management of biodiversity."

Natural World & The EnvironmentThe environmentApplied ecologyBiodiversityNatural World & The EnvironmentThe environmentConservation of the environmentScience & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesLife sciences: general issuesEcological science, the BiosphereScience & MathematicsEarth sciencesGeology & the lithosphere Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. Publication Date: 27/09/2012 ISBN-13: 9781461273349  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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