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The ecology of animals

Charles S. Elton

The ecology of animals

by Charles S. Elton

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Published by Chapmanand Hall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    3rd. ed. previously published London: Methuen, 1950.

    StatementCharles Elton.
    SeriesScience paperbacks -- no. 40
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97p. ;
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16669687M
    ISBN 100412203901

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Elton. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Naumov, N.P. (Nikolaĭ Pavlovich). Ecology of animals. Urbana, University of Illinois Press [©] (OCoLC) Charles S.

Elton’s classic text Ecology of Invasions by Animals and Plants sounded an early warning about a human-driven global change that became widely appreciated among scientists and the public only decades later.

"We must make no mistake", he wrote. "We are seeing one of the great historical convulsions of the world's fauna and flora."Format: Hardcover.

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Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the Pages: Charles S. Elton ( – ) is widely considered the founder of animal ecology. He established and led Oxford University’s Bureau of Animal Population, responsible for training zoologists from around the world.

His scientific legacy, of which Ecology of Invasions is a major part, has influenced generations of : Springer International Publishing. The second is ecology, particularly the structure and dynamics of populations. The third is conservation.

I first published a few ideas about the signifi­ cance of invasions inin a war-time review called Polish Science and Learning, under the title of 'The changing realms of The ecology of animals book Brand: Springer Netherlands.

Much as Rachel Carson's Silent Spring was a call to action against the pesticides that were devastating bird populations, Charles S. Elton's classic The Ecology of Invasions by Animals and Plants sounded an early warning about an environmental catastrophe that has become all too familiar today—the invasion of nonnative species.

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The scope of animal ecology --Ecological surveys --Animal inter-relations --Habitats --Numbers: statistics --Numbers: dynamics --Economic problems. Series Title: Methuen's monographs on biological subjects. Responsibility: [by] Charles Elton. The Ecology of Animals by Charles S.

Elton Book Resume: This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.

This book has evolved from an attempt to summarize the results of 15 years of ecological and physiological research work in the Arctic - mostly on Spitsbergen.

The necessity of comparing our results and the ecological conditions of Spitsbergen with other arctic regions grew into a full-sized book on arctic animal ecology.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Elton, Charles S. (Charles Sutherland), Ecology of animals. London, Methuen & Co.

[] (OCoLC) "Twelve original essays written by people who have done some serious thinking about animal : Hardcover. The Ecology of Invasions by Animals and Plants. Authors; Charles S. Elton; Book. k Citations; 2k Downloads; Log in to check access.

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Bibliographic information. DOI https. The second is ecology, particularly the structure and dynamics of populations. The third is conservation. I first published a few ideas about the signifi­ cance of invasions inin a war-time review called Polish Science and Learning, under the title of 'The changing realms of animal.

Explore our list of Animal Ecology Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. The first book on invasion biology, and still the most cited, Elton's masterpiece provides an accessible, engaging introduction to one of the most important environmental crises of our time.

Charles S. Elton was one of the founders of ecology, who also established and led Oxford University's Bureau of Animal Population/5. It is anticipated that the emphasis on ecology and routes of infection will result in a text of widespread use for clinicians and for research scientists in medicine, academia, and industry.

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