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Terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems : perturbation and recovery

Author: O Ravera
Publisher: New York : Ellis Horwood, 1991.
Series: Ellis Horwood series in environmental management, science, and technology.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems.
New York : Ellis Horwood, 1991
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: O Ravera
ISBN: 0139282017 9780139282010
OCLC Number: 22240188
Notes: Papers from the Fifth European Ecological Symposium held at Siena, Italy, Sept. 25-29, 1989.
Description: 613 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: What has the ecologist to offer? / A.D. Bradshaw --
Transferring theoretical knowledge to application in understanding the response of ecosystems to perturbation / F.B. Golley --
Anthropogenic perturbation of ecological systems : a need for transfer from principles to applications / D. Uhlmann --
Ecological data and geographic information system for planning and industry / P.J. Edwards, M.J. Clark and A.M. Gurnell --
Scope for change in ascendency, a new concept in community ecotoxicology for environmental management / G.P. Genoni and C. Pahl-Wostl --
Water quality : an unsoluble problem? / H.L. Golterman --
Hierarchical classification of ecosystems : a tool for susceptibility analysis and quality evaluation for environmental policy / F. Klijn --
Ecological studies of the suburban area of Warsaw / J. Pinowski --
Characteristic, indicative and sentinel species : from the conception to the utilization / G. Bellan --
Environmental quality evaluation in a disturbed ecosystem, on the basis of floristic and vegetational data / S. Greco and S. Petriccione --
Contemporary modelling of the resilience of ecological systems / M.R. Mehandjiev --
An integrated approach to human ecology : a model connecting heterogeneous information / G.U. Caravello --
Changes in floodplain vegetation caused by damming : basis for a predictive diagnosis / G. Pautou, J. Girel, J.L. Borel, O. Manneville and J. Chalemont --
On anthropization, ecological isolation and trophic diversity in the Po River Valley (northern Italy) / L. Contoli and A. De Marchi --
Collembolan community in rural landscape in relation to its time-spatial structure / A.J. Czarnecki --
Biological monitoring of metal pollution in terrestrial ecosystems / D.T. Jones and S.P. Hopkin --
The importance of roofs covered with vegetation for the urban ecology : biotic factors / M. Köhler and M. Schmidt --
Adaptation of homeostatic mechanisms : lead assimilation and mineral metabolism in the snail Helix aspersa from a polluted ecosystem / A. Beeby and L. Richmond --
The invasive strategy of two neophyte species / R. Cornelius --
The adaptation of urban flora to man-made perturbations / I. Kowarik --
Evolutionary tendencies of adaptation in annual plant populations to anthropogenically determined short-cycle ecosystems / E.-G. Mahn --
Response of different ecological communities to experimental perturbations in a sandy grassland / L. Gallé, Gy. Györffy, E. Hornung, L. Körmöczi, G. Szőnyi and J. Kerekes --
Structural and functional responses of Brittany heathlands after severe burning / F. Rozé, B. Clement, F. Forgeard, J.C. Gloaguen and J. Touffet --
Response of some maquis species to anthropic perturbation / M. Amadori and L. Gratani --
Responses of the entomofauna to perturbations in conifer forests / M.R. Paiva and A. Massalski --
Red coral population dynamics : stability analysis and numerical simulation of time evolution of perturbed states / M. Abbiati, G. Buffoni, G. Di Cola and G. Santangelo --
Responses to environmental perturbations at different levels of biological organization / M. de Nicola-Giudici, C. Gambardella, S.M. Guarino, S. Piraino and R. Sandulli --
Successions and regenerations after clear-cutting in French Mediterranean forests / G. Bonin, M. Barbero, R. Loisel and P. Quezel --
Ecological recovery of decontaminated soil : recovery of the vegetation, mites, springtails and earthworms / W.L.M. Tamis --
Ecological recovery of thermically cleaned soil : colonization by nematodes / F.I. Kappers --
Perturbation through predator introduction : effects on the food web and fish yields in Lake Victoria (East Africa) / W. Ligtvoet and F. Witte --
Survival in a perturbed environment : the effects of Nile perch introduction on the zooplanktivorous fish community of Lake Victoria / J.H. Wanink --
Degeneration processes of a microinsular ecosystem put through gulls' influence : the isle of Banneg (Finistère, France). Essay of ecological integrated cartography / F. Bioret, J.-P. Cuillandre and B. Fichaut --
The effect of perturbation on Lasius flavus communities in grassland ecosystems / M.G. Nielsen, G.J. Peakin and P.J. Wright --
Modification induced by lignocellulosic detritus decomposition in shallow-water environments / P. Viaroli --
Human impact on city vegetation : an integrated view / R. Bornkamm --
Human influences in landscape change : thresholds of metastability / V. Ingegnoli --
Anthropogenic disturbance of surface landscape : consequences on groundwater ecosystems / J. Gibert, P. Marmonier, M.-J. Turquin and D. Martin --
The impact of large- and small-scale anthropogenic perturbations on marine ecosystems / B. Kimor --
Effects of changes of human disturbance regime on the structure and dynamics of bird communities in a Mediterranean landscape / A. Farina --
Changes in species composition and phosphorus nutrition of limestone grassland through lateral nutrient input from agricultural ecosystems / M. Neitzke and B. Ruthsatz --
Understanding human impacts in the desertification process in arid regions of Tunisia / C.J. Puccia, Ch. Floret and E. Le Floc'h --
Seed bank species of a mechanically disturbed Mediterranean pasture / B. Peco, M. Ortega and C. Levassor --
Air pollution and the effect on climate and biosphere caused by increased air traffic / G. Stief --
Habitat deterioration on ski slopes : hoverfly assemblages (Diptera: Syrphidae) occurring on skied and unskied subalpine meadows in Austria / J.R. Haslett --
Vegetation and population dynamics of artificial disturbances in different vegetation types along a Mediterranean-desert gradient : short-term responses / C. Holzapfel and W. Schmidt --
Restoration of exploited peat areas in raised bogs : technical management and vegetation development / D. Maas and P. Poschlod --
Restoration of wetlands in southern Germany : principles and concepts / J. Pfadenhauer --
Restoration of sand-dune communities following deforestation / D. Atkinson and P.W. Sturgess --
Recultivation of raw soils according to natural succession / M.E. Jochimsen --
Dystrophic events in a lagoon of northern Adriatic Sea : causes and recovery processes / A. Pugnetti, C. Corazza and V.U. Ceccherelli --
Revegetation by minimal intervention of a clay quarry in the northern Apennines (Italy) : preliminary results / U. Bagnaresi, C. Ferrari, E. Muzzi and G. Rossi --
Perturbation and recovery after the two major oil spills (Amoco Cadiz and Tanio) / Y. Le Moal, S. Majeed and G. Thouzeau --
Concepts and methods for compensation of acidic deposition, melioration and restoration of acidified forest areas in northeastern Bavaria (FRG) / R. Lenz and R. Stary --
Re-creation of dry Calluna heathland within a nationally important heathland/mire complex / D.M. Parker and T. McNeilly --
Regeneration of swamp forests drained by lignite mining / R. Wittig and G. Verbücheln --
The role of the seed bank in restoration management of semi-natural grasslands / J.P. Bakker, A.F. Bos, J. Hoogveld and H.J. Muller --
Restoration of species-rich grassland communities / F. Berendse, M.J.M. Oomes, H.J. Altena and W. Th. Elberse --
The influence of lime application in damaged pine forest ecosystems in Berlin (FRG) : soil chemical and biological aspects / W. Kratz, A. Brose and G. Weigmann --
The restoration and re-creation of grassland and heathland : the invertebrate component / M.G. Morris --
Investigations of soil water balance and nutrient displacement in wet grassland in consideration of redevelopment of areas of ecological value / F. von Ruville-Jackelen and K.-F. Schreiber --
Can soil animals be used to improve decontamination of oil residues in polluted soils? / M. Puschnig, J. Schettler-Wiegel and V. Schulz-Berendt --
Protection of Mediterranean forests against fire : an ecological approach for redevelopment / M. Etienne --
Towards ecologically sustainable use of chemicals : The Netherlands' policy approach / G.P. Hekstra --
A prediction model for the effects of national water management on terrestrial ecosystems / J.P.M. Witte and F.A.M. Claessen --
National water management strategies for conservation and recovery of terrestrial ecosystems / F.A.M. Claessen and J.P.M. Witte --
Integrating the results of biological, physicochemical and remedial research on the soil to underpin environmental policy, as part of The Netherlands Integrated Soil Research Programme / H. Eijsackers --
Mediterranean uplands as anthropogenic perturbation dependent systems and their dynamic conservation management / Z. Naveh --
A relic Mediterranean-Atlantic : its preservation / H. Freitas and J. Paiva --
Influence of both ecological and demographic parameters on the management of 'Montes de Toledo' area (Spain) / A. Blanco --
Ecological management of aquatic ecosystems : a complementary technique to reduce eutrophication-related perturbations / E. van Donk and R.D. Gulati --
Optimizing the vegetation of impaired wet grassland areas in the region of Münster by different management and soil impoverishment / P. Schwartze, K.-F. Schreiber and A. Vogel --
Understanding resource management strategies under different ecological constraints : the case of oligotrophic and eutrophic lakes / A. Bodini, C.J. Puccia and G. Giavelli --
The Loosdrecht lake system : man's role in its creation, perturbation and rehabilitation / R.D. Gulati, L. van Liere and K. Siewertsen.
Series Title: Ellis Horwood series in environmental management, science, and technology.
Responsibility: editor, Oscar Ravera.


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