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Processes in Microbial Ecology

Second Edition

£38.99

David L. Kirchman

9780198789413
Paperback
August 2018

Microbial ecology is the study of interactions among microbes in natural environments and their roles in biogeochemical cycles, food web dynamics, and the evolution of life. This book presents the basic principles of microbial ecology using examples from aquatic (freshwater and marine) and terrestrial ecosystems.

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Lakes: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Warwick F. Vincent

9780198766735
Paperback
January 2018

Very Short Introductions

Ranging from vast inland seas to hydro-reservoirs, lakes are unique, complex, ecosystems. Warwick Vincent introduces lake science, or limnology, and the importance of protecting and sustaining these vitally important living resources. He explains the impact of factors such as climate, seasons, salinity, and sedimentation on lake biodiversity.

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The Biology of Coral Reefs

Second Edition

£40.99

Charles Sheppard, Simon Davy, Graham Pilling, Nicholas Graham

9780198787358
Paperback
November 2017

Biology of Habitats Series

A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of coral reefs, providing an overview of the ecology of coral reefs and their functioning, and the biology of their major species groups. The responses to modern environmental pressures, climate change, and use of their resources is also described.

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The Biology of Lakes and Ponds

Third Edition

£40.99

Christer Brönmark, Lars-Anders Hansson

9780198713609
Paperback
October 2017

Biology of Habitats Series

A concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of standing waters (lakes and ponds). As with other books in the Biology of Habitats Series, the emphasis in this book is on the organisms that dominate freshwater environments. Management and conservation aspects are also considered.

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Principles of Thermal Ecology: Temperature, Energy and Life

£46.99

Andrew Clarke

9780199551675
Paperback
July 2017

This is the first single volume to cover the effect of temperature in its entirety. The threat of rapid climatic change on a global scale is a stark reminder of the challenges that remain for evolutionary thermal biologists, and adds a sense of urgency to this book's mission.

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Applied Ecology: Monitoring, managing, and conserving

£44.99

Anne Goodenough, Adam Hart

9780198723288
Paperback
April 2017

The most application-focused account of the conservation, monitoring, and management of species and habitats, which links back to the ecological theory underpinning the practice.

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An Introduction to Molecular Ecology

Third Edition

£47.99

Graham Rowe, Michael Sweet, Trevor Beebee

9780198716990
Paperback
March 2017

The only text combining theoretical concepts with practice-driven examples to showcase the latest molecular and genomic techniques and their impact on the study of ecology.

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Biogeography

Fifth Edition

£160.99

Mark V. Lomolino, Brett R. Riddle, Robert J. Whittaker

9781605354729
Hardback
October 2016

Roots the patterns of biological diversity within a geographic context. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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Ecological Developmental Biology: The Environmental Regulation of Development, Health, and Evolution

Second Edition

£79.99

Scott F. Gilbert, David Epel

9781605353449
Paperback
June 2015

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The Biology of African Savannahs

Second Edition

£46.49

Bryan Shorrocks, William Bates

9780198702719
Paperback
November 2014

Biology of Habitats Series

This is a comprehensive update of this popular and practical introduction to savannah ecology, examining a range of ecological issues including population regulation, species interactions, food webs, biodiversity and conservation.

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Climate: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Mark Maslin

9780199641130
Paperback
June 2013

Very Short Introductions

In this Very Short Introduction, Mark Maslin looks at all aspects of climate, from the physical and chemical factors that drive it and how climate differs from weather, to how climate has affected human settlements and the cyclic features of it. He ends with a look at climate change and our current approaches to solving it.

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Ecology of Aquatic Management

Second Edition

£44.99

Christopher Frid, Michael Dobson

9780199693290
Paperback
June 2013

Ecology of Aquatic Management explores current exploitation practices, the ecological basis and consequences of that exploitation, and means of sustainable management of marine and freshwater systems.

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Primate Ecology and Conservation

£54.00

Eleanor Sterling, Nora Bynum, Mary Blair

9780199659456
Paperback
April 2013

Techniques in Ecology & Conservation

This practical volume brings together a group of distinguished primate researchers to synthesize field, r s3ratory, and conservation management techniques for primate ecology and conservation.

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Sensory Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution

£48.99

Martin Stevens

9780199601783
Paperback
February 2013

This is the first modern textbook of sensory ecology. It provides an introduction to the key ideas, theories, and examples, describes how sensory systems work, and explores the links between the senses, animal signals, behaviour, and evolution. The book also tackles mechanistic and functional questions, integrating theoretical and empirical work.

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A Primer of Ecological Statistics

Second Edition

£91.99

Nicholas J. Gotelli, Aaron M. Ellison

9781605350646
Paperback
November 2012

Explains fundamental material in probability theory, experimental design, and parameter estimation for ecologists and environmental scientists. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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Tropical Rain Forest Ecology, Diversity, and Conservation

£52.00

Jaboury Ghazoul, Douglas Sheil

9780199285884
Paperback
May 2010

This is a comprehensive, attractive, and readable introduction to tropical rain forest ecology, biogeography, and management. It tackles the subject at local, regional, and global scales, and is both up-to-date and fully integrated across disciplines.

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Ecology of Aquatic Systems

Second Edition

£44.99

Michael Dobson, Chris Frid

9780199297542
Paperback
November 2008

Ecology of Aquatic Systems brings together coverage of freshwater and marine systems to illustrate the principles and properties that unify aquatic systems. Using examples drawn from a wide geographical range, the book presents a broad survey of the field that acts as the ideal foundation for further study.

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A Primer of Ecology

Fourth Edition

£59.99

Nicholas J. Gotelli

9780878933181
Paperback
May 2008

Presents a concise but detailed exposition of the most common mathematical models in population and community ecology. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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Principles of Conservation Biology

Third Edition

£109.99

Martha J. Groom, Gary K. Meffe, C. Ronald Carroll

9780878935970
Paperback
August 2005

Introduces the major themes and concepts of conservation biology. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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A Primer of Ecological Genetics

£59.99

Jeffrey K. Conner, Daniel L. Hartl

9780878932023
Paperback
February 2004

Covers basic concepts in population and quantitative genetics. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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