Life in the Cold: An Introduction to Winter Ecology

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University Press of New England, 1987 - Nature - 176 pages
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For the general reader and serious student, describes how plants and animals cope with the forces of winter.

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Good companion to Heinrich's "Winter World" [brrr]Has a lot of physics of snow pack. Can be heavy going at times Read full review

Contents

DESTRUCTIVE METAMORPHISM
12
MELT METAMORPHISM
18
PLANTS AND THE WINTER ENVIRONMENT
43
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About the author (1987)

Peter J. Marchand is a field biologist and photographer whose interests in plant and animal adaptation extend to human cultures living in extreme environments. He has worked in forest, tundra, and desert ecosystems throughout North America and currently resides in Colorado.

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