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Polar Regions

Dieter Piepenburg, Manfred Bölter

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Polar Regions Introduction The polar regions have gained the attention of scientists and the general public alike, especially since explorers ...

Pollination Ecology

Nicole E. Rafferty

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Pollination Ecology ...

Population Dynamics, Density-Dependence and Single-Species

Tancredi Caruso

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Density-Dependence and Single-Species Population DynamicsIntroductionNatural populations possess an intrinsic tendency to exponential growth, which ca...

Population Dynamics, Methods in

Cory Merow

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Methods in Population DynamicsIntroductionMethods in population dynamics aim to describe and understand the abundance or (st)age structure of individu...

Population Ecology, Animal

Frank N. Egerton, Gregory C. Mayer

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Animal Population EcologyIntroductionAnimal population ecology comprises the study of the growth, regulation, and interactions of animal populations. ...

Population Ecology, Plant

Andrew C. McCall

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

Plant Population EcologyIntroductionPlant population ecology is a broad topic that involves aspects of (see the Oxford Bibliographies articles on Ecol...

Population Fluctuations and Cycles

John M. Fryxell

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Population Fluctuations and Cycles ...

Population Genetics

Rob Kulathinal

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Population GeneticsIntroductionPopulation genetics is the study of genetic variation, or allele frequencies, across space and time. The patterns obser...

Population Viability Analysis

Philip Stephens

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Population Viability AnalysisIntroductionPopulation viability analysis (PVA) (sometimes referred to as extinction risk assessment, population vulnerab...

Populations and Communities, Dynamics of Age- and Stage-Structured

Lennart Persson

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Dynamics of Age- and Stage-Structured Populations and CommunitiesIntroductionMost ecological models in contemporary ecological theory ignore the impli...

Predation and Community Organization

Oswald J. Schmitz

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Predation and Community Organization Introduction Ecological communities can be envisioned as food webs in which species are linked with each ...

Predator-Prey Interactions

Timothy C. Roth II, Maria Thaker

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Predator-Prey InteractionsIntroductionAll animals are either predators or prey and, in most cases, they are both. The interactions involved in attempt...

Radioecology

Anders Pape Møller, Timothy A. Mousseau

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

RadioecologyIntroductionHistorically, radioecology is a branch of radiation biology that focuses on the movement of radionuclides through the biospher...

Reductionism Versus Holism

Annette Voigt

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Reductionism Versus Holism Introduction In the philosophy of ecology, the reductionism-holism debate is an integral part. In the broadest sen...

Religion and Ecology

John Grim, Russell Powell, Matthew T. Riley, Tara C. Trapani, Mary Evelyn Tucker

Subject: Ecology »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Religion and Ecology Introduction Spiritual or religious ecology refers to attitudes, values, and practices regarding nature within the world’...

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...

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