Advances in Ecological Research, 30

  • Alastair Fitter, University of York, U.K.
    • Dave Raffaelli, University of Aberdeen, U.K.


    Research-level ecologists in academia and industry.


Book information

  • Published: December 1999
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-013930-9


"Without exception the papers are well and attractively written and together constitute an important and stimulating contribution to the modern science of ecology."
Praise for the Series, --NATURE

"This series should certainly serve as an effective means of keeping abreast of the major advances in this challenging and growing field."

Table of Contents

Contributors to Volume 30.Preface.The Mineral Nutrition of Wild Plants Revisited: A Re-evaluation of Processes and Patterns.Co-evolution of Mycorrhizal Symbionts and their Hosts to Metal-contaminated Environments.Estimates of the Annual Net Carbon and Water Exchange of Forests: The EUROFLUX Methodology.The Cost of Living: Field Metabolic Rates of Small Mammals.Manipulative Field Experiments in Animal Ecology: Do They Promise More Than They Can Deliver?Fractal Properties of Habitat and Patch Structure in Benthic Ecosystems.Cumulative List of Titles.Index.