An introduction to various aspects of ecology--ecosystems, the balance of nature, plant and animal interrelationships, man"s effect upon the environment, and other topics.
|Statement||[by] Harold E. Schlichting, Jr. [and] Mary Southworth Schlichting. Illustrated by Don Collins.|
|Contributions||Schlichting, Mary Southworth, joint author., Collins, Don, illus.|
|LC Classifications||PZ10.S3713 Ec|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||78151702|
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This book, Landscape Ecology has written to present major and efficient applications in landscape ecology, as well as to propose a solid action for this category of topics. The book aims to illustrate various treatment methods of the land-use models impact on landscape ecology creation. The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy. Accessibility Options Persons with hearing loss can call for Washington Relay Service Persons with a speech disability can call Feb 02, · What books do you think all ecology grad students should read, if they're going to become broadminded, thoughtful, well-informed ecologists? This is a pretty high bar. There are lots of books I really admire and that have profoundly influenced my thinking as an ecologist that I would not argue that every ecologist should read. Just. Designed for homeschoolers and families with three educational levels, this book divides its text into color-coded sections for Grades , Grades , and Grades Additional sections provide a look at the history of ecology as well as ways readers can make a difference in their home or community.
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