An Integrative Approach to Successional Dynamics: Tempo and by Scott J. Meiners,Steward T. A. Pickett,Mary L. Cadenasso PDF

By Scott J. Meiners,Steward T. A. Pickett,Mary L. Cadenasso

ISBN-10: 0521116422

ISBN-13: 9780521116428

a lot of what's thought of traditional knowledge approximately succession isn't as transparent lower because it is mostly believed. but, the significance of succession in ecology is undisputed because it bargains a true perception into the dynamics and constitution of all plant groups. half monograph and half conceptual treatise, An Integrative method of Successional Dynamics provides a unifying conceptual framework for dynamic plant groups and makes use of a special long term info set to discover the application of that framework. The fourteen chapters, every one written in a nontechnical kind and followed through quite a few illustrations and examples, conceal different features of succession, together with: neighborhood, inhabitants and disturbance dynamics, variety, group meeting, heterogeneity, sensible ecology and organic invasion. This distinctive textual content may be an outstanding resource of reference for researchers and graduate scholars in ecology and plant biology and others with an curiosity within the subject.

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