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  • Comfortably
    Comfortably Unaware (English, Paperback) Richard A. Oppenlander

    In Comfortably Unaware, Dr. Richard Oppenlander tackles the crucial issue of global depletion as it relates to food choice. We should all be committed, he tells us, to understanding the reality and consequences of our diet, the footprint it makes on our environment, and seek food products that are in the best interest of all living things. His forthright information and stark mental images are...

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  • Field
    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,

    $28.71 $42.95
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  • Monarchs
    Monarchs and Milkweed (English, Hardback) Anurag Agrawal

    The description for this book, Monarchs and Milkweed: A Migrating Butterfly, a Poisonous Plant, and Their Remarkable Story of Coevolution, will be forthcoming.

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  • Invasive
    Invasive Plant Species of the World (English, Hardback) Ewald Weber

    This book catalogues 500 of the most serious invasive plant species. Since the publication of the first edition in 2003, considerable changes have occurred. Fully updated, this new edition also features images of the plants and distribution maps.

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    The Chemistry of Plants and Insects (English, Paperback) Margareta Sequin

    This book explains the natural chemical compounds that determine the fascinating interactions between plants and insects providing a gentle and absorbing introduction to organic chemistry.

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  • Soil
    Soil Pollution - An Emerging Threat to Agriculture (English, Hardback) Jayanta K. Saha, Rajendiran Selladurai

    The book provides reader with a comprehensive up-to-date overview of various aspects of soil pollutants manifestation of toxicity. The book highlights their interactions with soil constituents, their toxicity to agro-ecosystem & human health, methodologies of toxicity assessment along with remediation technologies for the polluted land by citing case studies. It gives special emphasis on scenario...

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  • Modelling
    Modelling Complex Ecological Dynamics (English, Paperback) Fred Jopp

    This book shows how to construct and work with models of complex ecological processes, covering differential equations, matrix approaches, individual-based models and other relevant techniques. The authors include links to software tools and course materials.

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  • Multiple
    Multiple Stable States in Natural Ecosystems (English, Paperback) Peter Petraitis

    Many natural systems such as coral reefs and tropical forests are undergoing rapid changes that appear without warning and seem irreversible. This book presents a clear and concise overview of the ecological theory that has been developed to explain these sudden changes and provides a number of compelling examples.

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  • Design
    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.

    $75.04 $93.00
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  • Light
    Light and Photosynthesis in Aquatic Ecosystems (English, Paperback) John T. O. Kirk

    Interdisciplinary account of the vital importance of light in marine and inland aquatic ecosystems, for graduate students and aquatic scientists.

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  • Exotic
    Exotic Brome-Grasses in Arid and Semiarid Ecosystems of the Western US 2016 (English, Hardback) Matthew J. Germino

    Invasions by exotic grasses, particularly annuals, rank among the most extensive and intensive ways that humans are contributing to the transformation of the earthÂ’s surface.  The problem is particularly notable with a suite of exotic grasses in the Bromus genus in the arid and semiarid regions that dominate the western United States, which extend from the dry basins near the...

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  • Physiological
    Physiological Plant Ecology (English, Hardback) Walter Larcher

    With contributions by numerous experts.

    $73.07 $89.99
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  • Multiaged
    Multiaged Silviculture (English, Paperback) Kevin O'Hara

    This book presents the latest scientific and management information on multiaged silviculture.

    $45.99 $59.95
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    The Jepson Desert Manual (English, Paperback) Bruce G. Baldwin

    Focused exclusively on native and naturalized vascular plants of California's southeastern deserts, the "Desert Manual" provides illustrations for more than 200 desert taxa, keys to identification, distributional information and 128 colour photographs.

    $49.18 $57.95
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  • Savannas,
    Savannas, Barrens, and Rock Outcrop Plant Communities of North America (English, Paperback) Roger C. Anderson

    A coherent, readable summary of the technical information available on savannas, barrens and rock outcrop plant communities.

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  • Plants
    Plants and Microclimate (English, Paperback) Hamlyn G. Jones

    An authoritative introduction to plant responses and adaptation to the aerial environment, ideal for advanced undergraduate and graduate students.

    $55.23 $72.00
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  • Chasing
    Chasing the Red Queen (English, Paperback) Andy Dyer

    Presents key concepts for students to understand chemical resistance in agriculture and apply that knowledge to achieving global food security. This book presents key concepts, from Darwin's principles of natural selection to genetic variation and adaptive phenotypes.

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  • Boreal
    Boreal and Temperate Trees in a Changing Climate 2016 (English, Hardback) Heikki Hanninen

    Boreal and temperate tree species are adapted to the seasonally varying climatic conditions with their annual cycle of development so that the frost hardy dormant phase and the susceptible growth phase are synchronized with the seasonality of the climate. The annual cycle includes various attributes such as timing of bud burst and other phenological events, and seasonality of photosynthetic...

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  • Animal,
    Animal, Vegetable, Miracle (English, Paperback) Barbara Kingsolver, Steven L. Hopp

    Opens the author's home to us, as she and her family attempt a year of eating only local food, much of it from their own garden. This title shows us how to put food back at the centre of the political and family agenda. It is full of original recipes that celebrate healthy eating, sustainability and the pleasures of good food.

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  • Topics
    Topics and Methods for Urban and Landscape Design 2016 (English, Hardback) Angioletta Voghera

    This book combines urban planning and architectural tools in an attempt to overcome the limitations of sectoral measures. In this perspective, it offers a forum for the debate of different approaches used by schools of planning and architecture. It explores strategies by drawing from the potential contributions of cognitive models for decisions, the role of utopian thinking and retrofitting...

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