Ecology, Planning, and Management of Urban Forests: International Perspective (Springer Series on Environmental Management) [1ed.]0387714243, 9780387714240, 9780387714257

Author : Margaret M. Carreiro, Yong-Chang Song, Jianguo Wu
Description:Trees and vegetation in cities arent just there to make the place look pretty. They have an important ecological function. This book contains studies and perspectives on urban forests from a broad array of basic and applied scientific disciplines including ecosystem ecology, biogeochemistry, landscape ecology, plant community ecology, geography, and social science. The book includes contributions from experts around the world, allowing the reader to evaluate methods and management that are appropriate for particular geographic, environmental, and socio-political contexts.
Categories: Biology Plants: Agriculture and Forestry
Year :2007
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Language : English
N° Of Pages : 494[478]
File Info : pdf 7 Mb