A Primer of Ecology

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Sinauer Associates, Jan 1, 1995 - Ecology - 206 pages
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With the aim of teaching students the essential models in population and community ecology, this book explains in detail the basic concepts of exponential and logistic population growth, age-structured demography, metapopulation dynamics, competition, predation and island biogeography.

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This is an excellent ecology text. It's focus is on the "black box math" aspect of ecological theoretical modeling. Gotelli is clear and concise in his explanation of how you get from one form of an ... Read full review

Contents

Logistic Population Growth
27
AgeStructured Population Growth
56
Metapopulation Dynamics
89
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