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Ecoregions : the ecosystem geography of the oceans and continents

Author: Robert G Bailey
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An application of Bailey's principles to describe and characterize the major ecological zones of the Earth, both terrestrial and aquatic. Bailey's system for classifying these ecoregions has been  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Classification
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert G Bailey
ISBN: 0387983058 9780387983059 0387983112 9780387983110
OCLC Number: 504160273
Notes: Two folded colored maps (ecoregions of the oceans and of the continents) in back pocket.
Description: ix, 176 pages : illustrations (some color), 2 folded color maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Oceanic Types and Their Controls; 3. The Ecoregions of the Oceans; 4. Continental Types and Their Controls; 5. Ecoregions of the Continents: The Polar Ecoregions; 6. The Humid Temperate Domain; 7. The Dry Ecoregions; 8. The Humid Tropical, and Mountain Ecoregions; 9. Summary and Conclusion; Appendix A: Air Masses and Frontal Zones; Appendix B: Common and Scientific Names; Appendix C: Conversion Factors.
Responsibility: Robert G. Bailey ; illustrations by Lev Ropes.

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"Bob Bailey (is) the man behind the ecosystem mapping of the world." Lingua Franca

 
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