The Question of Boundary Criteria

  • Robert G. Bailey


Two fundamental questions facing all ecosystem mappers are the following: (1) what factors are of particular importance in the recognition of ecosystems? and (2) how are the boundaries of the different size of systems to be determined?


Great Plain Rocky Mountain Prairie Pothole Region Multivariate Cluster Boundary Criterion 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert G. Bailey
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  1. 1.Ecosystem ManagementUSDA Forest ServiceFort CollinsUSA

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