1 Introduction to Ecology: Historical Foundations and Developing FrontiersSection I Natural History and Evolution2 Life on Land3 Life and Water4 Population Genetics and Natural SelectionSection II Adaptations to the Environment5 Temperature Relations6 Water Relations7 Energy and Nutrient Relations8 Social RelationsSection III Population Ecology9 Population Distribution and Abundance10 Population Dynamics11 Population Growth12 Life HistoriesSection IV Interactions13 Competition14 Exploitative Interactions: Predation, Herbivory, Parasitism, and Disease15 MutualismSection V Communities and Ecosystems16 Species Abundance and Diversity17 Species Interactions and Community Structure18 Primary Production and Energy Flow19 Nutrient Cycling and Retention20 Succession and StabilitySection VI Large-Scale Ecology21 Landscape Ecology22 Geographic Ecology23 Global Ecology
Manuel Molles received his Ph.D. from the University of Arizona. He currently teaches at the University of New Mexico and is also Curator of Fishes and Aquatic Invertebrates. Dr. Molles has written and co-authored a number of publications on various ecology topics throughout his career, many of which he has presented at national and international conferences. Additionally, Dr. Molles was a Fulbright Scholar in Portugal.