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Handbook of Forest Ecology
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Duvenage, Sandra
viii+304p., indx., 25cm
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Weight :  0 gms
Binding :  Hard Bound
Height :  25 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Agri Horti Press
Year :  2018
 

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ISBN: 9789387642843
Status: In Stock 
Price: Rs 2495.00  

Forests are ecosystems in which the major ecological characteristics reflects the dominance of ecosystem conditions and processes by trees. The key functional aspects of forest ecosystems are energy capture and biomass creation, nutrient cycling and the regulation of atmospheric and water chemistry, and important contributions to the regulation of the water cycle. The present book comprises of seven chapters, which covers the introduction, forest composition and environment, improvement of trees in the urban environment, atmospheric conditions of the forestry, nutritional and ecological requirements in plants, forest ecosystems, and biodiversity conservation in forest environment.
An excellent reference cum textbook for students, teachers, researchers, foresters, resource managers, wildlife managers, park managers, forest planners and policy makers.

Preface v
1. Introduction 1
2. Forest Composition and Environments 58
3. Improvement Trees in the Urban Environment 88
4. Atmospheric Conditions of Forestry 118
5. Nutritional and Ecological Requirements in Forest 178
6. Forest Ecosystems 234
7. Biodiversity Conservation in Forest Environment 262
Bibliography 301
Index 303

Dr. Sandra Duvenage, (Ph.D. Environmental Sciences) is presently working as consultant in the area of Environmental Management. Her research interests are natural research management, global climate change, watershed management and emission trading.

   

  Botany
Environmental Science
Forestry
Ecology
 
   

   
   

  Sandra Duvenage
 
   

  Ecology,
Domestication
Animals,
Pollination,
Seed
Dispereal,
Hydrological
cycle,
Water
Economy,
 
   
 
 
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