Springer Verlag Books
Books editi da Springer Verlag con argomento Conservation Biology
Van Dyke Fred
Bigelow Michael J. (ILT)
Anderson Lauren (ILT)
edizioni Springer Verlag collana Springer Verlag (Hardcover), 2008
Presenting key information and well-selected examples, this student-friendly volume carefully integrates the science of conservation biology with its implications for ethics, law, policy and economics. In addition to rigorous examination of the scientific theory supporting conservation biology and its applications,...
Dynamic Modeling for Marine Conservation
Ruth Matthias (EDT)
Lindholm James (EDT)
edizioni Springer Verlag collana Springer Verlag (Hardcover), 2002
The effects of disturbed ecosystems, from devastating algal blooms to the loss of whale populations, have demonstrated the vulnerability of the oceans'biodiversity. This book provides methods for learning how ocean systems function, how natural and human actions put them in peril, and how we can influence the marine...
Tropical Deforestation and Species Extinction
Whitmore T. C.
Sayer Jeffrey A. (EDT)
Whitmore T. C. (EDT)
edizioni Springer Verlag collana Springer Verlag (Paperback), 1992
Most animal and plant species inhabit tropical forests. Hence the interest in the effects of tropical forest clearance on biological diversity. The book provides a conservationist's perception of how fast tropical forests are being lost and what the consequences are for biological diversity.