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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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  • The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses
    The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses (English, Paperback) Peter J. Hogarth

    A comprehensive update of this popular and practical introduction to mangrove and seagrass biology providing a concise and affordable overview.

    $59.14
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  • The Biology of Soil
    The Biology of Soil (English, Paperback) Richard D. Bardgett

    Considers above-ground/below-ground feedback, herbivores, and the functional significance and regulation of soil biodiversity. This text is suitable for undergraduate and graduate students taking courses in soil ecology and ecosystem science, as well as professional researchers in the fields of ecology and environmental biology.

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  • The Biology of Coral Reefs
    The Biology of Coral Reefs (English, Paperback) Charles R.C. Sheppard, Simone Davy

    A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of coral reefs, providing an overview of the ecology of coral reefs and their functioning, and the biology of their major species groups. The responses to modern environmental pressures, climate change, and use of their resources is also described.

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  • The Biology of Deserts
    The Biology of Deserts (English, Paperback) David Ward

    A revised and thoroughly updated edition of this concise but comprehensive introduction to desert ecology.

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  • The Biology of Lakes and Ponds
    The Biology of Lakes and Ponds (English, Paperback) Christer Bronmark, Lars-Anders Hansson

    A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of standing waters (lakes and ponds). As with other books in the Biology of Habitats Series, the emphasis in this book is on the organisms that dominate freshwater environments. Management and conservation aspects are also considered.

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  • The Biology of Rocky Shores
    The Biology of Rocky Shores (English, Paperback) Colin Little, Gray A. Williams

    This book is about how animals and plants on rocky seashores live - how they feed, grow, reproduce and interact, and why they are found in particular places but not in others. It discusses why some shores appear so different from others, and it analyses the ways in which human influence has altered so many.

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  • The Biology of African Savannahs
    The Biology of African Savannahs (English, Hardback) Bryan Shorrocks, William Bates

    This is a comprehensive update of this popular and practical introduction to savannah ecology, examining a range of ecological issues including population regulation, species interactions, food webs, biodiversity and conservation.

    $122.45
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  • The Biology of Coral Reefs
    The Biology of Coral Reefs (English, Hardback) Charles R.C. Sheppard, Simone Davy

    A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of coral reefs, providing an overview of the ecology of coral reefs and their functioning, and the biology of their major species groups. The responses to modern environmental pressures, climate change, and use of their resources is also described.

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  • The Biology of Caves and Other Subterranean Habitats
    The Biology of Caves and Other Subterranean Habitats (English, Paperback) David C. Culver, Tanja Pipan

    This book offers a concise but comprehensive introduction to cave ecology. The emphasis is on the organisms that dominate this unique environment, although conservation and management aspects are also considered. The book is intended for both graduate students and professionals and assumes no previous knowledge of cave biology.

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  • The Biology of African Savannahs
    The Biology of African Savannahs (English, Paperback) Bryan Shorrocks, William Bates

    This is a comprehensive update of this popular and practical introduction to savannah ecology, examining a range of ecological issues including population regulation, species interactions, food webs, biodiversity and conservation.

    $55.25
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  • The Biology of Streams and Rivers
    The Biology of Streams and Rivers (English, Paperback) Paul S. Giller, Bjorn Malmqvist

    Provides an introduction to stream and river biology. Beginning with the physical features that define running water ('lotic') habitats, this book considers the organisms that inhabit them, their adaptations to their environment, and their ecology. It concludes with a discussion of the many applied issues surrounding water use.

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  • The Biology of Soil
    The Biology of Soil (English, Hardback) Richard D. Bardgett

    This book is unique in providing a comprehensive, up-to-date synthesis of what is known about soil biodiversity and the factors that regulate its distribution, as well as the functional significance of below-ground biodiversity for ecosystem form and function. It describes the vast diversity of biota that live in the soil environment - the most complex habitat on Earth - and discusses the factors...

    $175.13
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  • The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses
    The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses (English, Hardback) Peter J. Hogarth

    A comprehensive update of this popular and practical introduction to mangrove and seagrass biology providing a concise and affordable overview.

    $143.74
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  • The Biology of Lakes and Ponds
    The Biology of Lakes and Ponds (English, Hardback) Christer Bronmark, Lars-Anders Hansson

    A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of standing waters (lakes and ponds). As with other books in the Biology of Habitats Series, the emphasis in this book is on the organisms that dominate freshwater environments. Management and conservation aspects are also considered.

    $109.24
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  • The Biology of Deserts
    The Biology of Deserts (English, Hardback) David Ward

    A revised and thoroughly updated edition of this concise but comprehensive introduction to desert ecology.

    $151.11
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  • The Biology of Coral Reefs
    The Biology of Coral Reefs (English, Paperback) Charles R.C. Sheppard, Simon K. Davy

    A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of coral reefs, providing an overview of the ecology of coral reefs and their functioning, and the biology of their major species groups. The responses to modern environmental pressures, climate change, and use of their resources is also described.

    $80.63
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  • The Biology of Disturbed Habitats
    The Biology of Disturbed Habitats (English, Paperback) Lawrence R. Walker

    This book provides the first global synthesis of the biology of disturbed habitats and offers readers both the conceptual underpinnings and practical advice required to comprehend and address the unprecedented environmental challenges facing humans.

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  • The Biology of Alpine Habitats
    The Biology of Alpine Habitats (English, Paperback) Laszlo Nagy, Georg Grabherr

    A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of alpine (mountain) habitats. As with other books in the Biology of Habitats Series, the emphasis will be on the organisms that dominate alpine environments although global change, management and conservation aspects (including restoration) will also be considered.

    $80.75
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  • The Biology of Soft Shores and Estuaries
    The Biology of Soft Shores and Estuaries (English, Paperback) Colin Little

    Describes soft sediments in the sea and in estuaries as habitats for a wide range of animals and plants and techniques used to study them. This book discusses organisms and their adaptations on sandy shores, mudflats, seagrass beds, salt marshes, mangrove swamps and below the tide marks. It emphasizes the special characteristics of estuaries.

    $85.65
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