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New Models for Ecosystem Dynamics and Restoration

Richard J. Hobbs, Katharine N. Suding, Peter Society for Ecological Restoration International - Science - 2013 - 366 pages
As scientific understanding about ecological processes has grown, the idea that ecosystem dynamics are complex, nonlinear, and often unpredictable has gained prominence. Of ...
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Novel Ecosystems: Intervening in the New Ecological World Order

Richard J. Hobbs, Eric S. Higgs, Carol Hall - Nature - 2013 - 384 pages
Land conversion, climate change and species invasions are contributing to the widespread emergence of novel ecosystems, which demand a shift in how we think about traditional ...
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Science and Policy in Natural Resource Management: Understanding System ...

Helen E. Allison, Richard J. Hobbs - Nature - 2006
This book was first published in 2006. Despite many well-intentioned policies and changes to management practices, the world's natural resources continue to decline. The roles ...
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Key Topics in Landscape Ecology

Jianguo Wu, Richard J. Hobbs - Nature - 2007 - 297 pages
Landscape ecology is a relatively new area of study, which aims to understand the pattern of interaction of biological and cultural communities within a landscape. This book ...
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Linking Restoration and Ecological Succession

Lawrence R. Walker, Joe Walker, Richard J. Hobbs - Science - 2007 - 188 pages
This innovative book integrates practical information from restoration projects around the world with the latest developments in successional theory. It recognizes the critical ...
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Old Fields: Dynamics and Restoration of Abandoned Farmland

Richard J. Hobbs - Science - 2012 - 352 pages
Land abandonment is increasing as human influence on the globe intensifies and various ecological, social, and economic factors conspire to force the cessation of agriculture ...
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Assembly Rules and Restoration Ecology: Bridging the Gap Between Theory and ...

Vicky M. Temperton, Richard J. Hobbs, Tim Nuttle, Stefan Halle - Nature - 2013 - 464 pages
Understanding how ecosystems are assembled -- how the species that make up a particular biological community arrive in an area, survive, and interact with other species -- is ...
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