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The Resource Ecosystem geography : from ecoregions to sites, Robert G. Bailey ; with a foreword by Jack Ward Thomas ; illustrations by Lev Ropes and Nancy Maysmith

Ecosystem geography : from ecoregions to sites, Robert G. Bailey ; with a foreword by Jack Ward Thomas ; illustrations by Lev Ropes and Nancy Maysmith

Label
Ecosystem geography : from ecoregions to sites
Title
Ecosystem geography
Title remainder
from ecoregions to sites
Statement of responsibility
Robert G. Bailey ; with a foreword by Jack Ward Thomas ; illustrations by Lev Ropes and Nancy Maysmith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bailey, Robert G.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH540.7
LC item number
.B35 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biotic communities
  • Natural resources surveys
  • Ecosystem management
  • Ökosystem
  • Geoökologie
  • Umweltgeographie
  • Umweltbezogenes Management
  • Landschaftszone
Label
Ecosystem geography : from ecoregions to sites, Robert G. Bailey ; with a foreword by Jack Ward Thomas ; illustrations by Lev Ropes and Nancy Maysmith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes two folded color plates in pocket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-239) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Scale of ecosystem units -- The question of boundary criteria -- Role of climate in ecosystem differentiation -- Macroscale : macroclimate differentiation (ecoregions) -- Ecoclimatic zones of the earth -- Ecoregions of the United States -- Ecoregion redistribution under climate change -- Mesoscale : landform differentiation (landscape mosaics) -- Microscale : edophic-topoclimatic differentiation (sites) -- Applications of ecosystem geography -- Summary and conclusions -- Ecoregions of the oceans -- Glossary
Control code
310401175
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiii, 251 p.
Isbn
9781441903914
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009928500
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)310401175
Label
Ecosystem geography : from ecoregions to sites, Robert G. Bailey ; with a foreword by Jack Ward Thomas ; illustrations by Lev Ropes and Nancy Maysmith
Publication
Note
Includes two folded color plates in pocket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-239) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Scale of ecosystem units -- The question of boundary criteria -- Role of climate in ecosystem differentiation -- Macroscale : macroclimate differentiation (ecoregions) -- Ecoclimatic zones of the earth -- Ecoregions of the United States -- Ecoregion redistribution under climate change -- Mesoscale : landform differentiation (landscape mosaics) -- Microscale : edophic-topoclimatic differentiation (sites) -- Applications of ecosystem geography -- Summary and conclusions -- Ecoregions of the oceans -- Glossary
Control code
310401175
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiii, 251 p.
Isbn
9781441903914
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009928500
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)310401175

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