2006

SCALING AND UNCERTAINTY ANALYSIS IN ECOLOGY

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4662-9 (Print) 978-1-4020-4663-6 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. PART I - CONCEPTS AND METHODS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 2-2

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      Pages 3-15

      CONCEPTS OF SCALE AND SCALING

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      Pages 17-44

      PERSPECTIVES AND METHODS OF SCALING

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      Pages 45-66

      UNCERTAINTY ANALYSIS IN ECOLOGICAL STUDIES:AN OVERVIEW

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      Pages 67-88

      MULTILEVEL STATISTICAL MODELS AND ECOLOGICAL SCALING

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      Pages 89-108

      DOWNSCALING ABUNDANCE FROM THE DISTRIBUTION OF SPECIES: OCCUPANCY THEORY AND APPLICATIONS

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      Pages 109-130

      SCALING TERRESTRIAL BIOGEOCHEMICAL PROCESSES CONTRASTING INTACT AND MODEL EXPERIMENTAL SYSTEMS

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      Pages 131-146

      A FRAMEWORK AND METHODS FOR SIMPLIFYING COMPLEX LANDSCAPES TO REDUCE UNCERTAINTY IN PREDICTIONS

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      Pages 147-163

      BUILDING UP WITH A TOP-DOWN APPROACH: THE ROLE OF REMOTE SENSING IN DECIPHERING FUNCTIONAL AND STRUCTURAL DIVERSITY

  3. PART II - CASE STUDIES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 166-166

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      Pages 167-190

      CARBON FLUXES ACROSS REGIONS: OBSERVATIONAL CONSTRAINTS AT MULTIPLE SCALES

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      Pages 191-203

      LANDSCAPE AND REGIONAL SCALE STUDIES OF NITROGEN GAS FLUXES

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      Pages 205-224

      MULTISCALE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN LANDSCAPE CHARACTERISTICS AND NITROGEN CONCENTRATIONS IN STREAMS

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      Pages 225-237

      UNCERTAINTY IN SCALING NUTRIENT EXPORT COEFFICIENTS

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      Pages 239-257

      CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES OF LAND USE CHANGE IN THE NORTH CAROLINA PIEDMONT: THE SCOPE OF UNCERTAINTY

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      Pages 259-273

      ASSESSING THE INFLUENCE OF SPATIAL SCALE ON THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN AVIAN NESTING SUCCESS AND FOREST FRAGMENTATION

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      Pages 275-295

      SCALING ISSUES IN MAPPING RIPARIAN ZONES WITH REMOTE SENSING DATA: QUANTIFYING ERRORS AND SOURCES OF UNCERTAINTY

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      Pages 297-313

      SCALE ISSUES IN LAKE-WATERSHED INTERACTIONS: ASSESSING SHORELINE DEVELOPMENT IMPACTS ON WATER CLARITY

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      Pages 315-325

      SCALING AND UNCERTAINTY IN REGION-WIDE WATER QUALITY DECISION-MAKING

  4. PART III - SYNTHESIS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 328-328

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      Pages 329-346

      SCALING WITH KNOWN UNCERTAINTY: A SYNTHESIS

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 347-351