Disturbance and Recovery of Ecological Systems: Proceedings of a Seminar Held on 14-15 February 1995

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Paul Stanley Giller, Alan Arthur Myers
Royal Irish Academy, Jan 1, 1996 - Nature - 194 pages
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Proceedings of a seminar held on 14-15 February 1995. The first section of these proceedings groups together papers concerned with processes of disturbance and recovery, both natural (floods, grazing competition from introduced species) and artificial (pollution, deforestation, aquaculture). The second section of the proceedings is concerned with restoration and management of disturbed ecosystems and deals with a range of subject areas frpm the identification of the goals of restoration to trampling by tourists, river drainage, sea-floor dredging and mine tip restoration.

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Contents

The effects of sheep grazing and trampling by tourists on lowland blanket
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The effects of disturbances on algal communities
33
Animal introductions and their consequences
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