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Ecology of World Vegetation

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Published by Springer Netherlands in Dordrecht .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil engineering,
  • Life sciences,
  • Ecology,
  • Plant physiology,
  • Nature Conservation

  • About the Edition

    This striking book provides a handy summary of the ecology of the world"s vegetation. The introductory chapters provide a basic back-drop to the subject. The subsequent chapters examine sequentially the form and function of each major biome throughout the world.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby O. W. Archibold
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH540-549.5
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (xi, 510 p.)
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27033815M
    ISBN 109401040087, 9401100098
    ISBN 109789401040082, 9789401100090
    OCLC/WorldCa851369842

    Biography. Paul A. Keddy, the first holder of the Schlieder Endowed Chair for Environmental Studies at Southeastern Louisiana University, has conducted wetland research as a professor of ecology for 35 has published more than scholarly papers on plant ecology and wetlands, as well as serving organizations such as NSF, NSERC, World Wildlife Fund and The Nature Conservancy.


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