Creating and Restoring Wetlands , Christopher Craft


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Environmental Engineering > global warming | Published on 20/May/2018 08:16

2015-09-10T07:00:00Z

Creating and Restoring Wetlands: From Theory to Practice describes the challenges and opportunities relating to the restoration of freshwater and estuarine wetlands in natural, agricultural, and urban environments in the coming century.

The underpinnings of restoration, driven by ecological (disturbance, dispersal, succession) theory...[Read More]



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Dispersal Ecology and Evolution , Jean Clobert, Michel Baguette, Tim G. Benton & James M. Bullock


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 17/May/2018 22:14

2012-09-27T07:00:00Z
Provides a timely and wide-ranging overview of the fast expanding field of dispersal ecology, incorporating the very latest research. The causes, mechanisms, and consequences of dispersal at the individual, population, species, and community levels are considered.



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Methods in Stream Ecology (Enhanced Edition) , Gary Lamberti & F. Richard Hauer


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Nature > Environment care | Published on 16/May/2018 02:28

2017-05-15T07:00:00Z
Methods in Stream Ecology: Volume 2: Ecosystem Structure, Third Edition, provides a complete series of field and laboratory protocols in stream ecology that are ideal for teaching or conducting research. This new two-part edition is updated to reflect recent advances in the technology associated with ecological assessment of streams, including remote sensing....[Read More]



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Foraging Ecology of Peregrine Falcons (Falco Peregrinus) Along the Colorado River, Grand Canyon, Arizona (Report) , Southwestern Naturalist


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > global warming | Published on 14/May/2018 22:20

2009-09-01T07:00:00Z
Peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus) are versatile, generalist predators, well known for hunting a broad array of species using diverse foraging behaviors, and often achieving high levels of foraging success (e.g., Monneret, 1973; Rogers and Leatherwood, 1981; Smith, 1981; Tucker, 1981; Cade, 1982; Ratcliffe, 1993). Peregrine falcons prey on a wide variety of birds ...[Read More]



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The Ecology of Tropical East Asia , Richard T. Corlett


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 14/May/2018 04:32

2014-08-21T07:00:00Z
An updated edition of the only book dedicated to the terrestrial ecology of the East Asian tropics, authored by a world-renowned tropical ecologist



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Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates , James H. Thorp & D. Christopher Rogers MD, MBA


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Environment > recycling | Published on 13/May/2018 15:03

2014-09-06T07:00:00Z
Readers familiar with the first three editions of Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates (edited by J.H. Thorp and A.P. Covich) will welcome the comprehensive revision and expansion of that trusted professional reference manual and educational textbook from a single North American tome into a developing multi-volume series cover...[Read More]



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Ecology of the Opossum on a Natural Area in Northeastern Kansas , Henry S. Fitch & Lewis L. Sandidge


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > Environment care | Published on 10/May/2018 01:45

1971-01-01T08:00:00Z
In this book published in 1953 by the Museum of Natural History of the University of Kansas, herpetologist Henry S. Fitch and biologist Lewis L. Sandidge describe the ecology of the opossum, Didelphis marsupialis viginiana, of the University of Kansas Natural History Reservation.



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What Is Natural? , Jan Sapp


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Nature > Sustainability | Published on 09/May/2018 16:58

1999-01-21T08:00:00Z
During the late 1960s and 1970s, massive herds of poisonous crown-of-thorns starfish suddenly began to infest coral reef communities around the world, leaving in their wake devastation comparable to a burnt-out rainforest. In What is Natural?, Jan Sapp both examines this ecological catastrophe and captures the intense debate among scientists about what caused the c...[Read More]



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Metacommunity Ecology, Volume 59 , Mathew Leibold & Jonathan Chase


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 09/May/2018 09:58

2017-12-18T08:00:00Z
Metacommunity ecology links smaller-scale processes that have been the provenance of population and community ecology--such as birth-death processes, species interactions, selection, and stochasticity--with larger-scale issues such as dispersal and habitat heterogeneity. Until now, the field has focused on evaluating the relative importance of distinct processes, wi...[Read More]



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Écologie , Encyclopaedia Universalis & Les Grands Articles


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Reference,Ecology,Encyclopedias,Professional & Technical,Education,Nature > Sustainability | Published on 08/May/2018 06:28

2015-10-28T07:00:00Z
Le terme écologie (du grec oikos, demeure, et logos, science) a été proposé par Ernst Haeckel en 1866 pour désigner la science qui étudie les rapports entre les organismes et le milieu où ils vivent. Cette définition reste encore valable, mais elle demande à être approfondie et précisée, car elle est trop générale...



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Ecology , Roger Prior


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > recycling | Published on 06/May/2018 22:41

2014-05-12T12:07:38Z
Ecology begins by considering the energy flow through an ecosystem with its presentation of the Laws of Thermodynamics, energy pyramids, food chains and food webs. It considers the interrelationship between photosynthesis and respiration before it focuses on the biology of populations. This part of the unit highlights the rates of change in populations, dynam...[Read More]



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Fynbos , Nicky Allsopp, Jonathan F. Colville & G. Anthony Verboom


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 06/May/2018 06:03

2014-09-18T07:00:00Z
A synthesis of the ecology and evolution of South Africa's fynbos region, offering insights into megadiversity throughout the world.



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