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Essentials of Landscape Ecology

Kimberly A. With

Abstract

Essentials of Landscape Ecology is a new, comprehensive text that presents the principles, theory, methods, and applications of landscape ecology in an engaging and accessible format, supplemented by numerous examples and case studies from a variety of systems, including freshwater and marine “scapes.” Human activity has transformed landscapes worldwide on a scale that rivals or exceeds even the largest of natural forces, giving rise to a new geological age, the Anthropocene. As humans alter the structure and function of landscapes, the biological diversity and ecological relationships within ... More

Keywords: Anthropocene, global-change ecology, land-use change, habitat loss and fragmentation, landscape and spatial analysis, spatial ecology, landscape sustainability

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780198838388
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198838388.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Kimberly A. With, author
Professor, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, USA