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Plant ecology books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Plant ecology category. Presented with a red border are the Plant ecology books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Aquarium Plants by Aquarium Plants

This text describes the temperature, water, fertilizer and light needs of 300 aquarium plants. Ecological factors, flower biology and morphology and reproduction methods receive coverage. It contains colour photographs with nearly all plants depicted with fully developed submerged foliage.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/02/2018

Vegetation Survey and Classification of Subtropical Forests of Southern Africa by Ladislav Mucina Vegetation Survey and Classification of Subtropical Forests of Southern Africa

It uses original field sampling and advanced numerical data analysis to examine three major types of forest - Albany Coastal Forests, Pondoland Coastal Scarp and Eastern Scarp - all of which are of high conservation value.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Behaviour of Strontium in Plants and the Environment by Dharmendra K. Gupta Behaviour of Strontium in Plants and the Environment

This book will inform graduate and undergraduate students who are specializing in radioecology, especially strontium uptake via soil to plants, safe disposal of strontium waste, remediation legacies and impact of strontium waste material on the natural and manmade environment.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/11/2017

Plants of Oceanic Islands Evolution, Biogeography, and Conservation of the Flora of the Juan Fernandez (Robinson Crusoe) Archipelago by Professor Tod Stuessy Plants of Oceanic Islands Evolution, Biogeography, and Conservation of the Flora of the Juan Fernandez (Robinson Crusoe) Archipelago

This book provides a comprehensive view of the origin and evolution of the plants of an entire oceanic archipelago.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Functional Importance of the Plant Microbiome Implications for Agriculture, Forestry and Bioenergy by Sharon Lafferty Doty Functional Importance of the Plant Microbiome Implications for Agriculture, Forestry and Bioenergy

This book addresses all the major mechanisms by which endophytes are thought to impact plant growth and health. A unique aspect of this publication is that it is multidisciplinary, covering plant microbiology, plant physiology, fungal and bacterial endophytes, plant biochemistry,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

The Green Menace Emerald Ash Borer and the Invasive Species Problem by Jordan D. (Senior Lecturer, Department of Astronomy, University of Wisconsin-Madison) Marche The Green Menace Emerald Ash Borer and the Invasive Species Problem
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This volume describes the scientific and social responses made to discovery of the emerald ash borer (EAB) in North America. That beetle has become one of the most destructive and costly exotic species ever encountered. This work covers all major...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Mathematical Models of Plant-Herbivore Interactions by Zhilan Feng Mathematical Models of Plant-Herbivore Interactions

Mathematical Models of Plant-Herbivore Interactions addresses mathematical models in the study of practical questions in ecology, particularly factors that affect herbivory, including plant defense, herbivore natural enemies, and adaptive herbivory, as well as the effects of these on plant community...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

Selenium in plants Molecular, Physiological, Ecological and Evolutionary Aspects by Elizabeth A. H. Pilon-Smits Selenium in plants Molecular, Physiological, Ecological and Evolutionary Aspects

This book covers many facets of plant selenium (Se) accumulation: molecular genetics, biochemistry, physiology, and ecological and evolutionary aspects. Selenium in plants has profound ecological impact, and likely contributes to Se movement in ecosystems and global Se cycling.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/05/2017

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The Biology of Mediterranean-Type Ecosystems by Karen J. (Professor and Head of Department, Stellenbosch University, South Africa) Esler, Anna L. (Associate Professo Jacobsen The Biology of Mediterranean-Type Ecosystems
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This book provides a concise but comprehensive introduction to Mediterranean-type ecosystems with the emphasis being on the organisms that dominate these regions although their management, conservation, and restoration will also be considered.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/03/2018

The Biology of Mediterranean-Type Ecosystems by Karen J. (Professor and Head of Department, Stellenbosch University, South Africa) Esler, Anna L. (Associate Professo Jacobsen The Biology of Mediterranean-Type Ecosystems
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This book provides a concise but comprehensive introduction to Mediterranean-type ecosystems with the emphasis being on the organisms that dominate these regions although their management, conservation, and restoration will also be considered.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2018

Geographical Changes in Vegetation and Plant Functional Types by Andrew M. Greller Geographical Changes in Vegetation and Plant Functional Types

This book presents studies on current vegetation topics, from polar to tropical regions. Section 3 has nine chapters focusing on vegetation history, regional vegetation, and how these have influenced current species organizations and distributions.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/03/2018

Landscape Ecology for Sustainable Society by Sun-Kee Hong Landscape Ecology for Sustainable Society

The research category of the landscape ecology, which researches the structure, functions, and the spatio-temporal changes of the ecological landscapes, has now been contributing to the human life and the shifts of the socio-economic paradigm.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2018

Plant Ecology by Ernst-Detlef Schulze, Erwin Beck, Nina Buchmann, Stephan Clemens Plant Ecology
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This completely updated and revised second edition provides a unique and up-to-date treatment of all aspects of plant ecology, making it an ideal textbook and reference work for students, researchers and practitioners. More than 500 high-quality images and drawings, mostly...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018

Other books in this genre

Invasive Plant Species of the World A Reference Guide to Environmental Weeds by Ewald (University of Potsdam, Germany) Weber Invasive Plant Species of the World A Reference Guide to Environmental Weeds
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Invasive plant species cause severe disruption to natural and managed ecosystems. A full-colour reference guide to the major invasive plants, this book includes over 500 economically and environmentally important species. It provides illustrations, synonyms, geographical distribution, habitats invaded, morphology, ecology...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/04/2017

How Plants Communicate with their Biotic Environment by Guillaume (University of Toulouse) Becard How Plants Communicate with their Biotic Environment

How Plants Communicate with Their Biotic Environment addresses how plants perceive the presence of organisms (other plants, microbes, insects and nematodes) living in their proximity, how they manage to be attractive when these organisms are friendly, and how they defend...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2017

Industrial Entomology by Professor Omkar Industrial Entomology

This book is a compilation of writings focused on conventional and unconventional insect products. Because this book deals with the production of insects or their produce, it has been named Industrial Entomology, perhaps the only book that truly reveals the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/02/2017

FNA: Volume 12: Magnoliophyta: Vitaceae to Garryaceae by Flora of North America (Missouri Botantical Garden) Ed Committee FNA: Volume 12: Magnoliophyta: Vitaceae to Garryaceae

Flora of North America North of Mexico Volume 12 - Magnoliophyta: Vitaceae to Garryaceae - includes treatments prepared by 53 authors covering 765 species in 122 genera classified in 29 families. Among the families treated in this volume, the largest...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2016

Plant Ecology in the Middle East by Ahmad (University of Cairo) Hegazy, Jonathan (University of Windsor) Lovett-Doust Plant Ecology in the Middle East
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This advanced textbook is about Middle Eastern plants and plant ecology, presented within the wider context of the changing landscape, global climate change, and human history (particularly in relation to agriculture, conflict, and religion).
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2016

Plant Life of the Dolomites Atlas of Flora by Erika Pignatti, Sandro Pignatti Plant Life of the Dolomites Atlas of Flora
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This volume offers distribution maps of over 2200 individual species living in the Dolomite area, presenting detailed records on the local range of every species growing in the area studied, from the Puster Valley to the Piave River.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/11/2016

Spatiotemporal Processes of Plant Phenology Simulation and Prediction by Xiaoqiu Chen Spatiotemporal Processes of Plant Phenology Simulation and Prediction

Helping readers discover and explore plant phenology's perspectives in terms of spatiotemporal patterns, processes and mechanisms, the book will also equip young scientists and graduate students to understand the causes of spatiotemporal variation in vegetation seasonality.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/11/2016

Wood-rotting non-gilled Agaricomycetes of Himalayas by I.B. Prasher Wood-rotting non-gilled Agaricomycetes of Himalayas

It is intended to provide a comprehensive account of an important group of fungi which has a direct bearing on wood industry and forest ecosystem besides commercial application in bioremediation and pollution control.
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/10/2016

The Subtropical Vegetation of Southwestern China Plant Distribution, Diversity and Ecology by Cindy Q. Tang The Subtropical Vegetation of Southwestern China Plant Distribution, Diversity and Ecology

This book provides a wealth of high-quality scientific information on the patterns and processes of vegetation change across a broad range of spatial and temporal scales, concentrating on Southwestern China, mostly on the Yunnan region, and extending to the Yangtze...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/10/2016

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