Speculations on the Future of Food Webs

  • Joel E. Cohen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Biomathematics book series (LNBM, volume 100)

Abstract

Food webs should be more closely integrated with other descriptions of community ecology. Recent technology should be exploited to observe food webs better. The effects of human interventions on food webs should be more carefully studied and better understood.

Keywords

Phosphorus Photosynthesis Alkaloid Microbe Pyramid 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joel E. Cohen
    • 1
  1. 1.Rockefeller UniversityNew YorkUSA

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