Principles of ecological landscape design [electronic resource] / Travis Beck
- Beck, Travis
- Washington, DC : Island Press, 2013.
- Physical Description:
- xiv, 280 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
- Restrictions on Access:
- License restrictions may limit access.
- Introduction -- Right plant, right place: biogeography and plant selection -- Beyond massing: working with plant populations and communities -- The struggle for coexistence: on competition and assembling tight communities -- Complex creations: designing and managing ecosystems -- Maintaining the world as we know it: biodiversity for high-functioning landscapes -- The stuff of life: promoting living soils and healthy waters -- The birds and the bees: integrating other organisms -- When lightning strikes: counting on disturbance, planning for succession -- An ever shifting mosaic: landscape ecology applied -- No time like the present: creating landscapes for an era of global change.
- 9781597267014 (cloth : alk. paper), 1597267015 (cloth : alk. paper), 9781597267021 (pbk. : alk. paper), and 1597267023 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (p. -272) and index.
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