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Habitat fragmentation and landscape change : an ecological and conservation synthesis

Author: David Lindenmayer; Joern Fischer
Publisher: Washington : Island Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Links to other chapters -- Further reading -- Part V: Mitigating the Negative Effects of Landscape Change on Species and Assemblages -- Managing Landscape Pattern to Mitigate the Decline of Species and Assemblages -- Strategy 1: Maintain and/or restore large and structurally complex patches of native vegetation -- Rationale -- Protection -- Restoration -- Strategy 2: Maintain and/or restore a matrix that is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lindenmayer, David.
Habitat fragmentation and landscape change.
Washington : Island Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2006009479
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Lindenmayer; Joern Fischer
ISBN: 9781435606371 143560637X 9781597266062 159726606X
OCLC Number: 232160484
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 328 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Ch. 1 Introduction --
Ch. 2 How landscapes change --
Ch. 3 How landscape change affects organisms : a conceptual framework --
Ch. 4 Habitat loss --
Ch. 5 Habitat degradation --
Ch. 6 Habitat subdivision and habitat isolation --
Ch. 7 Changes in the behavior, biology, and interactions of species --
Ch. 8 Synthesis : threatening processes for species in modified landscapes --
Ch. 9 Land cover change and patch sizes --
Ch. 10 Deterioration of vegetation and the physical environment --
Ch. 11 Edge effects --
Ch. 12 Landscape connectivity --
Ch. 13 Nestedness and community assembly --
Ch. 14 matrix and landscape heterogeneity --
Ch. 15 Synthesis : cascading effects of landscape change --
Ch. 16 Field-based approaches to studying species and assemblages in modified landscapes --
Ch. 17 Desktop approaches to studying species and assemblages in modified landscapes --
Ch. 18 Managing landscape pattern to mitigate the decline of species and assemblages --
Ch. 19 Managing individual species and ecological processes to mitigate the decline of species and assemblages --
Ch. 20 Guiding principles for mitigating the decline of species and assemblages of species.
Responsibility: David B. Lindenmayer, Joern Fischer.
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Brings together information from a wide range of sources to define the ecological problems caused by landscape change and to highlight the relationships among landscape change, habitat fragmentation,  Read more...

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