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Remote Sensing

Rhett L. Mohler, John A. Harrington, Jr., Douglas G. Goodin

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Remote Sensing Introduction The use of remote sensing in ecology has increased dramatically in the last few decades, mainly due to an increase...

Restoration Ecology

Sara G. Baer

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Restoration Ecology ...

Rewilding

Meredith Root-Bernstein

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

RewildingIntroductionRewilding is an increasingly recognized approach to conservation and restoration, among academics, land managers, and the public....

Ricketts, Edward Flanders Robb

Rafe Sagarin

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Edward Flanders Robb Ricketts Introduction Edward Flanders Robb Ricketts (b. 1897–d. 1948) was a marine ecologist, author, and philosopher who...

Secondary Production

Wyatt F. Cross, Kate A. Henderson, James R. Junker, Eric A. Scholl

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2020-09-24

Secondary ProductionIntroductionSecondary production is the generation of new heterotrophic biomass and is analogous to net primary production of auto...

Seed Ecology

Mark K.J. Ooi

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Seed EcologyIntroductionSeeds play a critical role in plant ecology and are fundamental to population persistence and in determining plant community d...

Serpentine Soils

Nishanta Rajakaruna, Robert S. Boyd

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Serpentine Soils Introduction Serpentine soils are weathered products of a range of ultramafic rocks composed of ferromagnesian silicates. Ser...

Shelford, Victor

Sara Tjossem

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Victor ShelfordIntroductionVictor Ernest Shelford (b. 1877–d. 1968) was instrumental in the establishment and development of ecology as a new experime...

Simulation Modeling

Florian Hartig

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Simulation ModelingIntroductionWith the rise of computers, simulation models have emerged beside the more traditional statistical and mathematical mod...

Socioecology

Peter M. Kappeler

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Socioecology Introduction Socioecology emerged as a subdiscipline of behavioral ecology in the 1960s examining systematic relationships betwee...

Soil Biogeochemistry

Matthew D. Wallenstein, Amanda Carlson, DeAnna J. Laurel, Ezequiel Fernandez Tschieder, Laurel Lynch

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

Soil BiogeochemistryIntroductionAs the name implies, soil biogeochemistry is a scientific field examining the complex and inseparable interactions bet...

Soil Ecology

Franciska T. De Vries, Richard D. Bardgett

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Soil Ecology Introduction The study of soil ecology has a long tradition. Most of this interest, until relatively recently, has been from an a...

Spatial Pattern Analysis

Michael Rosenberg, Corey Anderson

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Spatial Pattern AnalysisIntroductionWhen one looks around the world, spatial pattern appears to be ubiquitous; little appears to be random. The analys...

Spatial Patterns of Species Biodiversity in Terrestrial Environments

Scott Franklin, Xiujuan Qiao, Zhijun Lu

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Spatial Patterns of Species Biodiversity in Terrestrial EnvironmentsIntroductionWhy do some areas of the world have greater biodiversity than others? ...

Spatial Scale and Biodiversity

Daniel J. McGlinn, Michael W. Palmer

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Spatial Scale and BiodiversityIntroductionThe scale of observation leaves an indelible mark on our understanding of biodiversity. Despite wide recogni...

Species Distribution Modeling

Jane Elith

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2019-08-28

Species Distribution ModelingIntroductionModels of species distributions aim to describe and often to predict the spatial distribution of individual s...

Species Extinctions

Thomas Brooks

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Species Extinctions Introduction The ecology of species extinctions is a topic that cuts through time to the earliest emergence of life on Ear...

Species Responses to Climate Change

Lauren B. Buckley

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Species Responses to Climate ChangeIntroductionSpecies are being affected by shifts in both the mean and the variability of climate elements, includin...

Species-Area Relationships

Samantha M. Tessel, Kyle A. Palmquist, Robert K. Peet

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Species-Area RelationshipsIntroductionThe species-area relationship is one of the oldest known and most documented patterns in ecology. It describes t...

Stability and Ecosystem Resilience, A Below-Ground Perspective

Bryan Griffiths, Laurent Philippot

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Stability and Ecosystem Resilience, a Below-Ground PerspectiveIntroductionRenewed interest in soil stability in terms of resistance and resilience see...

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