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  • Foundations of Restoration Ecology
    Foundations of Restoration Ecology (English, Paperback) Donald A. Falk

    A comprehensive overview of the latest theories and research in restoration ecology.

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  • Foundations of Restoration Ecology
    Foundations of Restoration Ecology (English, Hardback) Donald A. Falk

    A comprehensive overview of the latest theories and research in restoration ecology.

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  • Novel Ecosystems
    Novel Ecosystems (English, Hardback) Richard J. Hobbs, Eric S. Higgs

    Land conversion, climate change and species invasions are contributing to the widespread emergence of novel ecosystems, which demand a shift in how we think about traditional approaches to conservation, restoration and environmental management. They are novel because they exist without historical precedents and are self-sustaining.

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  • Science and Policy in Natural Resource Management
    Science and Policy in Natural Resource Management (English, Paperback) Helen E. Allison, Richard J. Hobbs

    First published in 2006, this book identifies the need for changes to human-created institutions responsible for natural resource management.

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  • Reintegrating Fragmented Landscapes
    Reintegrating Fragmented Landscapes (English, Paperback) Richard J. Hobbs

    Social historians will look back on the 1980s as a period when a global consciousness of the environment developed. It is a very difficult task to integrate development and conservation, yet it is towards this objec- tive that the sustainable development debate is moving.

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  • Remote Sensing of Biosphere Functioning
    Remote Sensing of Biosphere Functioning (English, Paperback) Richard J. Hobbs

    The global change program will call for coordinated measure- ments on a global scale of those interactive physical and biological pro- cesses that regulate the earth system. The task, however, is not only to document global change, which will be an enormous job, but also to understand the significance of these changes to the biosphere.

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  • Linking Restoration and Ecological Succession
    Linking Restoration and Ecological Succession (English, Paperback) Lawrence R. Walker

    This innovative book integrates practical information from restoration projects around the world with the latest developments in successional theory. It recognizes the critical roles of disturbance ecology, landscape ecology, ecological assembly, invasion biology, ecosystem health, and historical ecology in habitat restoration.

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  • Agriculture as a Mimic of Natural Ecosystems
    Agriculture as a Mimic of Natural Ecosystems (English, Paperback) E.C. Lefroy

    Theoretical issues discussed include the role of biodiversity in agriculture, the trade-off between perenniality and productivity, the choice to integrate or segregate production and conservation in an agricultural landscape, and the social and economic challenges to adopting complex farming systems.

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  • Temperate Woodland Conservation and Management
    Temperate Woodland Conservation and Management (English, Paperback) David B. Lindenmayer

    This book summarises the main discoveries, management insights and policy initiatives in the science, management and policy arenas associated with temperate woodlands in Australia. More than 60 of Australia's leading researchers, policy makers and natural resource managers have contributed to the volume.

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  • New Models for Ecosystem Dynamics and Restoration
    New Models for Ecosystem Dynamics and Restoration (English, Hardback) Richard J. Hobbs

    Conceptual models based on alternative stable states and restoration thresholds can help inform restoration efforts. This title explores how conceptual models of ecosystem dynamics can be applied to the recovery of degraded systems. It discusses the basic concepts and models and explores implications of scientific research on restoration practice.

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  • River Futures
    River Futures (English, Paperback) Gary J. Brierley

    Offers an overview of considerations that underpin the use of science in river management, emphasizing cross-disciplinary understanding that builds on a landscape template. This volume contains case studies which explore practical applications in different parts of the world, highlighting approaches to the use of integrative river science.

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  • New Models for Ecosystem Dynamics and Restoration
    New Models for Ecosystem Dynamics and Restoration (English, Paperback) Richard J. Hobbs

    Conceptual models based on alternative stable states and restoration thresholds can help inform restoration efforts. This title explores how conceptual models of ecosystem dynamics can be applied to the recovery of degraded systems. It discusses the basic concepts and models and explores implications of scientific research on restoration practice.

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  • Old Fields
    Old Fields (English, Paperback) Richard J. Hobbs

    Providing a different perspective on the ecological dynamics of abandoned land, this book gives an understanding of why agricultural land is abandoned, the factors that determine the ecological recovery of old fields, and how this understanding contributes to theoretical and applied ecology. It includes 12 case studies.

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  • Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation
    Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation (English, Paperback) David B. Lindenmayer

    * Highlights key insights into emerging topics in landscape research * Features opinions from leading experts in ecological landscape design * Includes international case studies that provide a global perspective on both theoretical principals and practical approaches.

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  • Key Topics in Landscape Ecology
    Key Topics in Landscape Ecology (English, Paperback) Jianguo Wu

    An in-depth survey of the major theoretical and methodological issues in landscape ecology.

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  • Island Colonization
    Island Colonization (English, Paperback) Ian Thornton

    A personal and readable review of how plants and animals colonize islands.

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  • Island Colonization
    Island Colonization (English, Hardback) Ian Thornton

    A personal and readable review of how plants and animals colonize islands.

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  • Linking Restoration and Ecological Succession
    Linking Restoration and Ecological Succession (English, Hardback) Lawrence R. Walker

    This innovative book integrates practical information from restoration projects around the world with the latest developments in successional theory. It recognizes the critical roles of disturbance ecology, landscape ecology, ecological assembly, invasion biology, ecosystem health, and historical ecology in habitat restoration.

    $146.13
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  • Science and Policy in Natural Resource Management
    Science and Policy in Natural Resource Management (English, Hardback) Helen E. Allison, Richard J. Hobbs

    First published in 2006, this book identifies the need for changes to human-created institutions responsible for natural resource management.

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  • Foundations of Restoration Ecology
    Foundations of Restoration Ecology (English, Paperback) Donald A. Falk

    Aims to advance the science behind the practice of restoring ecosystems, while exploring ways in which restoration ecology can inform basic ecological questions. This work provides a comprehensive overview of the theoretical foundations of restoration ecology, and is useful for those involved in restoration research, teaching, or practice.

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