Includes a theory of gradient analysis, ecology of coarse woody debris in temperate ecosystems, stomatal control of transpiration, direct effects of increase in the global atmospheric CO2 concentration on natural and commercial temperate trees and forests, and production, turnover and nutrient dynamics of above and below ground deterius of world forests.
The understanding of ecology is essential to us as we seek to both exploit and preserve the world around us.
Edited by Hal Caswell
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