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Principles of ecological landscape design / Travis Beck.

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Author/Creator:
Beck, Travis.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2013
Imprint:
Washington, DC : Island Press, c2013.
Format:
  • Book
  • xiv, 280 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Title Variation:
Ecological landscape design
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-272) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Right plant, right place: biogeography and plant selection
  • Beyond massing: working with plant populations and communities
  • The struggle for coexistence: on competition and assembling tight communities
  • Complex creations: designing and managing ecosystems
  • Maintaining the world as we know it: biodiversity for high-functioning landscapes
  • The stuff of life: promoting living soils and healthy waters
  • The birds and the bees: integrating other organisms
  • When lightning strikes: counting on disturbance, planning for succession
  • An ever-shifting mosaic: landscape ecology applied
  • No time like the present: creating landscapes for an era of global change.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781597267014
1597267015
9781597267021
1597267023

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