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Published: 21 June 2012

496 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195334692

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A Caribbean Forest Tapestry

The Multidimensional Nature of Disturbance and Response

Edited by Nicholas Brokaw, Todd Crowl, Ariel Lugo, William McDowell, Frederick Scatena, Robert Waide, and Michael Willig

Long-Term Ecological Research Network Series

  • Responds to the "Grand Challenges in Environmental Sciences" identified by the U.S. National Research Council
  • Includes topics such as biodiversity and ecosystem functioning, hyrologic forecasting, and land-use dynamics
  • Describes the impacts of, and recovery from, hurricanes, landslides, floods, droughts, and human disturbances in the Luquillo Mountains of Puerto Rico
  • Based on years of experience in Puerto Rico and other tropical areas

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