Patch Dynamics

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ISBN: 978-3-540-56525-3 (Print) 978-3-642-50155-5 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages N2-XIII

  2. Comparing Terrestrial and Marine Ecological Systems

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      Pages 1-12

      Comparing Terrestrial and Marine Ecological Systems

  3. Methods and Descriptions: An Overview

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      Pages 13-15

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      Pages 16-26

      Introduction to Spatial Statistics

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      Pages 27-36

      The Spatial Nature of Soil Variability and Its Implications for Field Studies

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      Pages 37-49

      Phytoplankton Patchiness: Ecological Implications and Observation Methods

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      Pages 50-60

      Measuring the Fate of Patches in the Water: Larval Dispersal

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      Pages 61-69

      Determining Process Through Pattern: Reality or Fantasy?

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      Pages 70-89

      Description and Analysis of Spatial Patterns

  4. Concepts and Models: An Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 90-92

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      Pages 93-109

      Ecological Interactions in Patchy Environments: From Patch-Occupancy Models to Cellular Automata

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      Pages 110-124

      Spatial Aggregation Arising from Convective Processes

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      Pages 125-135

      Two-Patch Metapopulation Dynamics

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      Pages 136-161

      Coupling of Circulation and Marine Ecosystem Models

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      Pages 162-175

      An Invitation to Structured (Meta)Population Models

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      Pages 176-183

      Stochastic Models of Growth and Competition

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      Pages 184-209

      Mechanisms of Patch Formation

  5. Ecological and Evolutionary Consequences: An Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 210-212

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      Pages 213-223

      The Ocean Carbon Cycle and Climate Change: An Analysis of Interconnected Scales

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      Pages 224-246

      Shifting Mosaic Metapopulation Dynamics

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      Pages 247-259

      Modeling Fire Regime in Mediterranean Landscapes

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      Pages 260-276

      The Influence Of Regional Processes On Local Communities: Examples From An Experimentally Fragmented Landscape

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      Pages 277-304

      Ecological and Evolutionary Consequences of Patchiness: A Marine-Terrestrial Perspective

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 305-311