Advances in Ecological Research - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780120139248, 9780080567082

Advances in Ecological Research, Volume 24

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: M. Begon Alastair Fitter
eBook ISBN: 9780080567082
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 10th June 1993
Page Count: 410
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Table of Contents

R. del Moral and L.C. Bliss, Mecha, Mechanisms of Primary Succession: Insights Resulting from the Eruption of Mount St. Helens.

G.M. MacDonald, Fossil Pollen Analysis and the Reconstruction of Plant Invasions.

M. Tokeshi, Species Abundance Patterns and Community Structure.

R. del Moral and L.C. Bliss, Mecaelli, Food Webs: Theory and Reality.

R.H. Marrs, Soil Fertility and Nature Conservation in Europe: Theoretical Considerations and Practical Management Solutions.

M.A. Sutton, C.E.R. Pitcairn, and D. Fowler, The Exchange of Ammonia Between the Atmosphere and Plant Communities. Subject Index.


The six articles in this issue of Advances in Ecological Research cover a wide spectrum of ecology to ecology to munities, the discussion of vegetation change on a longer time scale, and the significance of conservation, especially in the industrialized world. S.J. Hall and D.G. Raff provide something of interest to all ecologists. Several common themes are presented in this volume including the dynamics of communities with such examples as Glacier Bat and Mount St.Helens.

Key Features

  • Lively selection of review on topical subjects.


Ecologists; stustudents and researchers in conservation and plant science.


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@from:Praise for the Series @qu:"This series should certainly serve as an effective means of keeping abreast of the major advances in this challenging and growing field." @source:--PHYTOLOGIA @qu:"Without exception the papers are well and attractively written and together constitute an important and stimulating contribution to the modern science of ecology." @source:--NATURE

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About the Serial Volume Editors

M. Begon Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Liverpool, U.K.

Alastair Fitter Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of York, U.K.