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Alaska's changing boreal forest

Author: F Stuart Chapin, III; et al
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
Series: Long-Term Ecological Research Network series
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

The Boreal forest is the northern-most forest in the world, whose organisms and dynamics are shaped by low temperature and high latitude. The Alaskan Boreal forest is now warming as rapidly as any  Read more...


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: F Stuart Chapin, III; et al
ISBN: 0195154312 9780195154313
OCLC Number: 896993197
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 354 s.)
Contents: PART I: Alaska's Past and Present Environment1: The Conceptual Basis of LTER Studies in the Alaskan Boreal Forest2: Regional Overview of Interior Alaska3: State Factor Control of Soil Formation in Interior Alaska4: Climate and Permafrost Dynamics of the Alaskan Boreal Forest5: Holocene Development of the Alaskan Boreal ForestPART II: Forest Dynamics6: Floristic Diversity and Distribution in the Alaskan Boreal Forest7: Successional Processes in the Alaskan Boreal Forest8: Mammalian Herbivore Population Dynamics in the Alaskan Boreal Forest9: Dynamics of Phytophagous Insects and Their Pathogens in Alaskan Boreal Forests10: Running Waters of the Alaskan Boreal ForestPART III: Ecosystem Dynamics11: Controls over Forest Production in Interior Alaska12: The Role of Fine Roots in the Functioning of Alaskan Boreal Forests13: Mammalian Herbivory, Ecosystem Engineering and Ecological Cascades in Alaskan Boreal Forests14: Microbial Processes in the Alaskan Boreal Forest15: Patterns of Biogeochemistry in Alaskan Boreal ForestsPART IV: Changing Regional Processes16: Watershed Hydrology and Chemistry in the Alaskan Boreal Forest: The Central Role of Permafrost17: Fire Trends in the Alaskan Boreal Forest18: Timber Harvest in Interior Alaska19: Climate Feedbacks in the Alaskan Boreal Forest20: Communication of Alaskan Boreal Science with Broader Communities21: Summary and Synthesis: Past and Future Changes in the Alaskan Boreal Forest
Series Title: Long-Term Ecological Research Network series
Responsibility: edited by F. Stuart Chapin III ... [et al.] ; illustration editor, Melissa C. Chapin


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