Spatial Heterogeneity in Closed Basins

  • Peter J. Richerson
  • Thomas M. Powell
  • Mark R. Leigh-Abbott
  • John A. Coil
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 3)


Everything varies in space and time. This truism appears to be as accurate for aquatic habitats as it is for terrestrial habitats. Whether one measures physical parameters, the concentrations of chemical species, or numbers of organisms, all are spatially and temporally heterogeneous.


Coastal Zone Wind Stress Spatial Heterogeneity Internal Wave Variance Spectrum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter J. Richerson
    • 1
  • Thomas M. Powell
    • 1
  • Mark R. Leigh-Abbott
    • 1
  • John A. Coil
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Environmental StudiesUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA

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