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A Dictionary of Ecology

Michael Allaby

Fifth edition


Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191793158 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780191793158.001.0001

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Over 6,500 entries

Written in a clear, accessible style, this authoritative and wide-ranging dictionary contains entries on all aspects of ecology and related environmental scientific disciplines such as biogeography, genetics, soil science, geomorphology, atmospheric science, and oceanography. Entries cover topics such as plant and animal physiology, animal behaviour, pollution, conservation, habitat management, population, evolution, environmental pollution, climatology, and meteorology. It also includes many line drawings and useful appendices.

Fully revised, updated, and expanded, with over 300 new entries that include beach replenishment, delta method, urban heat island, and zonal soils, this new edition is invaluable to students of ecology, biology, and environmental and conservation studies, and professionals in related areas, as well as the general reader with an interest in the natural world.

Book.  6774 pages.  281141 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Ecology and Conservation

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