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  • Solitary bees
    Solitary bees (English, Paperback) Ted Benton

    In Britain and Ireland there are about ten times more species of solitary bee than bumblebee and honeybee combined. They are a fascinating, attractive and diverse group that can be found easily in a wide range of habitats, both urban and rural, and they are important as pollinators.

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  • The Sensory Ecology of Birds
    The Sensory Ecology of Birds (English, Paperback) Graham R. Martin

    This is the first integrated synthesis of avian sensory ecology, explaining the broad principles and taking the reader into the sensory world of birds from an evolutionary and ecological perspective.

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  • The Princeton Guide to Ecology
    The Princeton Guide to Ecology (English, Paperback) Simon A. Levin

    Original publication and copyright date: 2009.

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  • An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology
    An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology (English, Paperback) Nicholas B. Davies, John R. Krebs

    Covers the influence of natural selection on behaviour an animal s struggle to survive and reproduce by exploiting and competing for resources, avoiding predators, selecting mates and caring for offspring, and how animal societies reflect both cooperation and conflict among individuals.

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  • Evolutionary Behavioral Ecology
    Evolutionary Behavioral Ecology (English, Paperback) David Westneat

    Evolutionary Behavioral Ecology presents a comprehensive treatment of the evolutionary and ecological processes shaping behavior across a wide array of organisms and a diverse set of behaviors and is suitable as a graduate-level text and as a sourcebook for professional scientists.

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  • The Wisdom of the Hive
    The Wisdom of the Hive (English, Hardback) Thomas D. Seeley

    Through a study of how a colony of bees is organized to gather its resources, this work examines the way in which a highly-integrated animal society works. The author compares the honey bee colony to other functionally-organized groups such as colonies of marine invertebrates and human societies.

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  • Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates
    Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates (English, Hardback) James H. Thorp

    Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates: Keys to Nearctic Fauna, Fourth Editionpresents a comprehensive revision and expansion of this trusted professional reference manual and educational textbook?from a single North American tome into a developing multivolume series covering inland water invertebrates of the world....

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  • Field Guide to Invasive Plants and Animals in Britain
    Field Guide to Invasive Plants and Animals in Britain (English, Paperback) Olaf Booy, Max Wade

    This field guide will enable the indentification of a range of invasive plants and animals now found in Britain,

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  • The Eurasian Beaver Handbook
    The Eurasian Beaver Handbook (English, Paperback) Roisin Campbell-Palmer, Derek Gow

    This book presents a detailed overview of the ecology and behaviour of the Eurasian beaver. It shows how to recognise the presence and activities of beavers. It provides tried and tested methods for mitigating adverse impacts of beaver behaviour and demonstrates how to apply management techniques in accordance with current legislation.

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  • Wild Equids
    Wild Equids (English, Hardback) Jason I. Ransom

    Based on the International Wild Equid Conference held in Vienna, Austria, in 2012. Cf. Acknowledgments, prior to ch. 1.

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  • Behavioural Ecology
    Behavioural Ecology (English, Paperback) Etienne Danchin

    Behavioural Ecology gives a fresh, contemporary account of the evolutionary and ecological processes that underpin animal behaviour. Contributions from subject experts and meticulous editing yield a text with all the qualities of a multi-author book, but without the potential drawbacks.

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  • The Biology of Peatlands
    The Biology of Peatlands (English, Paperback) Hakan Rydin, John K. Jeglum

    This book provides a comprehensive and up to date overview of peatland ecosystems. It examines the entire range of biota present in this habitat and considers management, conservation, and restoration issues.

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  • Handbook of the Marine Fauna of North-West Europe
    Handbook of the Marine Fauna of North-West Europe (English, Paperback) Peter J. Hayward

    This authoritative guide, now thoroughly updated in a new edition, enables accurate identification of the common components of the inshore benthic invertebrates of the British Isles and adjacent European coasts, as well as a substantial proportion of fish species.

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  • Animal Behaviour: Evolution and Mechanisms
    Animal Behaviour: Evolution and Mechanisms (English, Hardback) Nils Anthes, Ralph Bergmuller

    This up-to-date review examines key areas of animal behaviour, including communication, cognition, conflict, cooperation, sexual selection and behavioural variation. Various tests are covered, including recent empirical examples.

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  • An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles
    An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles (English, Paperback) Arthur V. Evans, Charles L. Bellamy

    A reference guide to beetles, this text provides a look at these poorly understood creatures and highlights the absolutely essential role they play in the dynamics of nearly every terrestrial ecosystem on Earth. It also demonstrates the amazing aesthetics of beetle design.

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  • Ecology of North American Freshwater Fishes
    Ecology of North American Freshwater Fishes (English, Hardback) Stephen T. Ross

    Designed for use in courses related to aquatic and fish ecology, fish biology, ichthyology, and related advanced ecology and conservation courses, this book provides readers with an understanding of why specific species and assemblages occur in places. It explores how individuals and species interact with each other and with their environments.

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  • Visual Ecology
    Visual Ecology (English, Hardback) Thomas W. Cronin, Sonke Johnsen

    Presents the study of how animals use visual systems to meet their ecological needs, how these systems have evolved, and how they are specialized for particular visual tasks. This book provides the synthesis of the field to appear in more than three decades.

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  • Migration
    Migration (English, Paperback) Hugh Dingle

    A broad, multi-specific overview of the physiology, ecology, and evolution of migration, discussing and analysing migration across a full taxonomic range of organisms from primitive plants to classic migrants such as butterflies, whales, and birds.

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  • Design and Analysis of Long-term Ecological Monitoring Studies
    Design and Analysis of Long-term Ecological Monitoring Studies (English, Paperback) Robert A. Gitzen

    Comprehensive and multidisciplinary coverage of fundamental and advanced statistical tools and issues relevant to long-term ecological monitoring.

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  • Conservation Education and Outreach Techniques
    Conservation Education and Outreach Techniques (English, Paperback) Susan K. Jacobson, Mallory D. McDuff

    A new updated edition of this popular guide to conservation education, concentrating largely on techniques and discussing why, when, and how to develop education materials and implement effective programs.

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