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New models for ecosystem dynamics and restoration [electronic resource] / edited by Richard J. Hobbs and Katharine N. Suding.

Contributor(s): Hobbs, R. J. (Richard J.) | Suding, Katharine N. (Katharine Nash) | Society for Ecological Restoration International.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Science and practice of ecological restoration: Publisher: Washington : Island Press, c2009Description: 1 online resource (xii, 352 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 9781610911382 (electronic bk.); 1610911385 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Restoration ecology | Ecological succession | Ecosystem management | R�ehabilitation (�Ecologie) | Succession �ecologique | �Ecosyst�emes -- Gestion | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Environmental Economics | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Green Business | NATURE -- Natural ResourcesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: New models for ecosystem dynamics and restoration.DDC classification: 333.73/153 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Models of ecosystem dynamics as frameworks for restoration ecology / Katharine N. Suding and Richard J. Hobbs -- Critical transitions and regime shifts in ecosystems : consolidating recent advances / Stephen R. Carpenter and Marten Scheffer -- Transition dynamics in succession : implications for rates, trajectories, and restoration / Lawrence R. Walker and Roger del Moral -- Inference about complex ecosystem dynamics in ecological research and restoration practice / Arne Schr�oder -- Thresholds in ecological and linked social-ecological systems : application to restoration / Elizabeth G. King and Steven Whisenant -- Resilience theory in models of rangeland ecology and restoration : the evolution and application of a paradigm / Brandon T. Bestelmeyer ... [et al.] -- Long-term dynamics and rehabilitation of woody ecosystems in Dryland South Island, New Zealand / Susan Walker ... [et al.] -- Dryland dynamics and restoration : perspectives for the use of climatic swings / Milena Holmgren -- Developing data-driven descriptive models for Californian grasslands / James W. Bartolome, Randall D. Jackson, and Barbara H. Allen-Diaz -- Management and restoration in African Savannas : interactions and feedbacks / Mahesh Sankaran and T. Michael Anderson -- Rapid internal plant-soil feedbacks lead to alternative stable states in temperate Australian grassy woodlands / Suzanne M. Prober, Ian D. Lunt, and John W. Morgan -- Revised state-and-transistion model for the restoration of woodlands in Western Australia / Rachel J. Standish, Viki A. Cramer, and Colin J. Yates -- State-and-transition model for the recovery of abandoned farmland in New Zealand / Rachel J. Standish ... [et al.] -- Dynamics and restoration of Australian tropical and subtropical rainforests / John Kanowski, Robert M. Kooyman, and Carla P. Catterall -- Interactions between lesser snow geese and Arctic coastal vegetation leading to alternative stable states / I. Tanya Handa and Robert L. Jefferies -- Feedbacks that might sustain natural, invaded, and restored states in herbaceous wetlands / Joy B. Zedler -- Development of conceptual models for ecological regime change in temporary Australian wetlands / Lien L. Sim, Jenny A. Davis, and Jane M. Chambers -- State-and-transition models for mining restoration in Australia / Carl Grant -- Alternative stable state model for landscape-scale restoration in South Australia / Peter Cale and Nigel Willoughby -- Alternative stable states for planning and implementing restoration of production systems in Michoac�an, Mexico / Roberto Lindig-Cisneros -- Synthesis : are new models for ecosystem dynamics scientifically robust and helpful in guiding restoration projects? / Richard J. Hobbs and Katharine N. Suding.
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Models of ecosystem dynamics as frameworks for restoration ecology / Katharine N. Suding and Richard J. Hobbs -- Critical transitions and regime shifts in ecosystems : consolidating recent advances / Stephen R. Carpenter and Marten Scheffer -- Transition dynamics in succession : implications for rates, trajectories, and restoration / Lawrence R. Walker and Roger del Moral -- Inference about complex ecosystem dynamics in ecological research and restoration practice / Arne Schr�oder -- Thresholds in ecological and linked social-ecological systems : application to restoration / Elizabeth G. King and Steven Whisenant -- Resilience theory in models of rangeland ecology and restoration : the evolution and application of a paradigm / Brandon T. Bestelmeyer ... [et al.] -- Long-term dynamics and rehabilitation of woody ecosystems in Dryland South Island, New Zealand / Susan Walker ... [et al.] -- Dryland dynamics and restoration : perspectives for the use of climatic swings / Milena Holmgren -- Developing data-driven descriptive models for Californian grasslands / James W. Bartolome, Randall D. Jackson, and Barbara H. Allen-Diaz -- Management and restoration in African Savannas : interactions and feedbacks / Mahesh Sankaran and T. Michael Anderson -- Rapid internal plant-soil feedbacks lead to alternative stable states in temperate Australian grassy woodlands / Suzanne M. Prober, Ian D. Lunt, and John W. Morgan -- Revised state-and-transistion model for the restoration of woodlands in Western Australia / Rachel J. Standish, Viki A. Cramer, and Colin J. Yates -- State-and-transition model for the recovery of abandoned farmland in New Zealand / Rachel J. Standish ... [et al.] -- Dynamics and restoration of Australian tropical and subtropical rainforests / John Kanowski, Robert M. Kooyman, and Carla P. Catterall -- Interactions between lesser snow geese and Arctic coastal vegetation leading to alternative stable states / I. Tanya Handa and Robert L. Jefferies -- Feedbacks that might sustain natural, invaded, and restored states in herbaceous wetlands / Joy B. Zedler -- Development of conceptual models for ecological regime change in temporary Australian wetlands / Lien L. Sim, Jenny A. Davis, and Jane M. Chambers -- State-and-transition models for mining restoration in Australia / Carl Grant -- Alternative stable state model for landscape-scale restoration in South Australia / Peter Cale and Nigel Willoughby -- Alternative stable states for planning and implementing restoration of production systems in Michoac�an, Mexico / Roberto Lindig-Cisneros -- Synthesis : are new models for ecosystem dynamics scientifically robust and helpful in guiding restoration projects? / Richard J. Hobbs and Katharine N. Suding.

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