The Resource Biological Invasions, edited by Wolfgang Nentwig, (electronic resource)

Biological Invasions, edited by Wolfgang Nentwig, (electronic resource)

Label
Biological Invasions
Title
Biological Invasions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wolfgang Nentwig
Contributor
Editor
Editor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Deals with both plants and animals. This book contains 22 chapters, covering pathways of biological invasions, traits of successful invaders, patterns of invasion and invasibility as well as ecological impacts, economy and socio-economy, and prevention and management of biological invasions
Member of
Is Subseries of
Dewey number
574.5247
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Language note
English
LC call number
QH540-549.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Nentwig, Wolfgang.
Series statement
Ecological Studies, Analysis and Synthesis,
Series volume
193
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  • Animal ecology
  • Plant Ecology
  • Conservation biology
  • Environmental economics
  • Environmental management
  • Biodiversity
  • Animal Ecology
  • Plant Ecology
  • Conservation Biology/Ecology
  • Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Management
  • Biodiversity
Label
Biological Invasions, edited by Wolfgang Nentwig, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Biological Invasions: why it Matters -- Biological Invasions: why it Matters -- Pathways of Biological Invasions -- Pathways in Animal Invasions -- Pathways in Plant Invasions -- Is Ballast Water a Major Dispersal Mechanism for Marine Organisms? -- Waterways as Invasion Highways – Impact of Climate Change and Globalization -- Traits of a Good Invader -- Integrating Ecological and Evolutionary Theory of Biological Invasions -- Traits Associated with Invasiveness in Alien Plants: Where Do we Stand? -- Do Successful Invaders Exist? Pre-Adaptations to Novel Environments in Terrestrial Vertebrates -- Patterns of Invasion and Invasibility -- Effects of Land Management Practices on Plant Invasions in Wildland Areas -- Nitrogen Enrichment and Plant Invasions: the Importance of Nitrogen-Fixing Plants and Anthropogenic Eutrophication -- From Ecosystem Invasibility to Local,Regional and Global Patterns of Invasive Species -- Will Climate Change Promote Alien Plant Invasions? -- Ecological Impact of Biological Invasions -- Impacts of Invasive Species on Ecosystem Services -- Biological Invasions by Marine Jellyfish -- Effects of Invasive Non-Native Species on the Native Biodiversity in the River Rhine -- Hybridization and Introgression Between Native and Alien Species -- Genetically Modified Organisms as Invasive Species? -- Economy and Socio-Economy of Biological Invasions -- Plant,Animal, and Microbe Invasive Species in the United States and World -- Socio-Economic Impact and Assessment of Biological Invasions -- Prevention and Management of Biological Invasions -- Economic Analysis of Invasive Species Policies -- Phytosanitary Measures to Prevent the Introduction of Invasive Species -- Limits and Potentialities of Eradication as a Tool for Addressing Biological Invasions -- Pros and Cons of Biological Control -- General Conclusion, or what Has to be Done now?
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed. 2007.
Extent
1 online resource (465 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540369202
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-540-36920-2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000433101
  • (EBL)323196
  • (OCoLC)184984594
  • (SSID)ssj0000483013
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11302965
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000483013
  • (PQKBWorkID)10527068
  • (PQKB)10144346
  • (DE-He213)978-3-540-36920-2
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC323196
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000433101
Label
Biological Invasions, edited by Wolfgang Nentwig, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Biological Invasions: why it Matters -- Biological Invasions: why it Matters -- Pathways of Biological Invasions -- Pathways in Animal Invasions -- Pathways in Plant Invasions -- Is Ballast Water a Major Dispersal Mechanism for Marine Organisms? -- Waterways as Invasion Highways – Impact of Climate Change and Globalization -- Traits of a Good Invader -- Integrating Ecological and Evolutionary Theory of Biological Invasions -- Traits Associated with Invasiveness in Alien Plants: Where Do we Stand? -- Do Successful Invaders Exist? Pre-Adaptations to Novel Environments in Terrestrial Vertebrates -- Patterns of Invasion and Invasibility -- Effects of Land Management Practices on Plant Invasions in Wildland Areas -- Nitrogen Enrichment and Plant Invasions: the Importance of Nitrogen-Fixing Plants and Anthropogenic Eutrophication -- From Ecosystem Invasibility to Local,Regional and Global Patterns of Invasive Species -- Will Climate Change Promote Alien Plant Invasions? -- Ecological Impact of Biological Invasions -- Impacts of Invasive Species on Ecosystem Services -- Biological Invasions by Marine Jellyfish -- Effects of Invasive Non-Native Species on the Native Biodiversity in the River Rhine -- Hybridization and Introgression Between Native and Alien Species -- Genetically Modified Organisms as Invasive Species? -- Economy and Socio-Economy of Biological Invasions -- Plant,Animal, and Microbe Invasive Species in the United States and World -- Socio-Economic Impact and Assessment of Biological Invasions -- Prevention and Management of Biological Invasions -- Economic Analysis of Invasive Species Policies -- Phytosanitary Measures to Prevent the Introduction of Invasive Species -- Limits and Potentialities of Eradication as a Tool for Addressing Biological Invasions -- Pros and Cons of Biological Control -- General Conclusion, or what Has to be Done now?
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed. 2007.
Extent
1 online resource (465 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540369202
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-540-36920-2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000433101
  • (EBL)323196
  • (OCoLC)184984594
  • (SSID)ssj0000483013
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11302965
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000483013
  • (PQKBWorkID)10527068
  • (PQKB)10144346
  • (DE-He213)978-3-540-36920-2
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC323196
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000433101

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