Protected Land

Disturbance, Stress, and American Ecosystem Management

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-6812-8 (Print) 978-1-4419-6813-5 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Four Ecosystems, Four Questions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 1-13

      Four Ecosystems, Four Questions

  3. Ecosystems in Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 17-35

      The Ecosystem Idea and Ideal

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-53

      A Thing is Right

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 55-69

      Disturbance, Stress and Resilience

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 71-84

      Invasion

  4. Ecosystems in Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 85-85

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 87-97

      Very Small Ecosystems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 99-113

      Forested Ecosystems

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      Pages 115-127

      Grassland Ecosystems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 129-142

      Freshwater Ecosystems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 143-154

      Saltwater Ecosystems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 155-162

      Protecting the Shifting Quilt

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 163-164