Plants at the margin : ecological limits and climate change [E-Book] / R.M.M. Crawford.
Crawford, R. M. M., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008
1 online resource (xv, 478 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Recognizing margins
  • Biodiversity in marginal areas
  • Resource acquisition in marginal habitats
  • Reproduction at the periphery
  • Arctic and subarctic treelines and the tundra-taiga interface
  • Plant survival in a warmer Arctic
  • Land plants at coastal margins
  • Survival at the water's edge
  • Woody plants at the margin
  • Plants at high altitudes
  • Man at the margins
  • Summary and conclusions.