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Polar ecology

by Stonehouse, Bernard.

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Published by Blackie, Chapman and Hall in Glasgow, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecology -- Polar regions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementB. Stonehouse.
    SeriesTertiary level biology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH84.1 .S78 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2196186M
    ISBN 100412017016, 0412017113
    LC Control Number89015809

    In this highly readable natural history of the polar bear in a nontechnical reference format, he presents the basic facts about polar bears in response to the general public's heightened awareness of the species because of climate change. As polar bears rely on an ice-based environment, global warming is a serious threat to their elizrosshubbell.com: $ The technical detail and background information is such that parts of the book have a textbook quality If I were to pick one book that would give a general audience a solid understanding of polar bear ecology, it would be Derocher's Polar Bears: A Complete Guide to Their Biology and Behavior." Polar Research - 5/5.

    There is now an increased awareness of the importance of polar regions in the Earth system, as well as their vulnerability to anthropogenic derived change, including of course global climate change. This text is the latest edition of this book and offers an introduction to polar ecology. It has been revised and updated, providing expanded coverage of marine ecosystems and the impact of humans. Ecology (from Greek: οἶκος, "house"; -λογία, "study of"[A]) is the scientific study of interactions among organisms and their environment, such as the interactions organisms have with each other and with their abiotic environment.

    Nanuqtours polar bear express. A three hour tour with narration to Churchill Polar Bears. A balanced tour that explains the path of the Polar Bear from a local perspective. A great fit that combines local history, amazing landscapes and takes you into the Polar Bear migration. Our main objective is to find the highlight of the day “NANUQ”. There is now an increased awareness of the importance of polar regions in the Earth system, as well as their vulnerability to anthropogenic derived change, including of course global climate change. This new edition offers a concise but comprehensive introduction to polar ecology and has been thoroughly revised and updated throughout, providing expanded coverage of marine ecosystems and the.


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Polar ecology is the relationship between plants and animals in a polar environment. Polar environments are in the Arctic and Antarctic regions. Arctic regions are in the Northern Hemisphere, and it contains land and the islands that surrounds it.

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ECOLOGY: The Study of Ecosystems Ecology (from the Greek oikos meaning "house" or "dwelling", and logos meaning "discourse") is the study of the interactions of organisms with each other and their environment.

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