This volume provides an overview of recent advances in forest ecology on a variety of topics, including species diversity and the factors that control species diversity, environmental factors controlling distribution of forests, impacts of disturbances on forests (fires, drought, hurricane), reproduction ecology of both trees and understory species, and spatial organization of forests. Previously published in Plant Ecology, Volume 201, No.1, 2009.2006). Ecologists continue to study the long-term maintenance of global biodiversity in various ecosystems (Halpin 1997; ... (4) abirch forest zone (BF) ( 1800a2100 m a.s.l.), dominated by Betula ermanii; (5) a tundra zone (above 2100 m a.s.l.), anbsp;...
|Author||:||Arnold van der Valk|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2009-08-02|