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Ecological scale

theory and applications

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecology -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [523]-594) and index.

    StatementDavid L. Peterson and V. Thomas Parker, editors.
    SeriesComplexity in ecological systems, Complexity in ecological systems series.
    ContributionsPeterson, David L. 1954-, Parker, V. Thomas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.28 .E36 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 615 p. :
    Number of Pages615
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL700245M
    ISBN 100231105037, 0231106378
    LC Control Number97048512

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