147 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2011-06-21 Leaf longevity is a fundamental process underlying patterns of variation in foliar phenology and determining the distinction between deciduous and evergreen plant species. Variation in leaf longevity is associated with a wide array of differences in the physiology, anatomy, morphology and ecology of plants. This ...[Read More]
336 pages , Greystone Books , 2008 For the past 36 years, Des Kennedy and his family have lived largely outside their hand-built house in intimate contact with the Earth ?aits creatures, its changing seasons, and its weather patterns. In this charming bookOCOs 52 chapters, Kennedyabrings readers deep into his garden, week by week, from winterOCOs dormancy to summerOCOs s...[Read More]
320 pages , Oxford University Press , 2017-03-30 Birds are renowned for their exceptional vision and the way that this enables them to survive and navigate the world in such a unique way. However, it is now recognised that avian behaviour is guided by information drawn from many different senses which are then used in integrated and complementary ways to answer the many ...[Read More]
574 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2009-03-05 This book discusses advanced statistical methods that can be used to analyse ecological data. Most environmental collected data are measured repeatedly over time, or space and this requires the use of GLMM or GAMM methods. The book starts by revising regression, additive modelling, GAM and GLM, and then discusses...[Read More]
Please PM admin - Miriam Baxt - to join.
Anything related to Sustainability & Kids!
Open to anyone on FB with an interest in teaching their kids about sustainable living - from gardens to kitchens to town planning.
No geographic boundaries - so please feel free to network within the group to find people in your area or if it is feasible to connect physically.
288 pages , Princeton University Press , 2017-06-06 An authoritative and accessible introduction to the concepts and tools needed to make ecology a more predictive science Ecologists are being asked to respond to unprecedented environmental challenges. How can they provide the best available scientific information about what will happen in the future? Ecological Forecast...[Read More]
611 pages , Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company , 2004 This management-driven, comprehensive book on ecosystem ecology is the only one on the market that covers the entire field, linking conventional ecosystem-level forest ecology to forest management. It features ecological site classification, ecosystem modeling, and strong sections on ecological diversity and the phy...[Read More]