Vegetation Dynamics And Global Change
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Vegetation Dynamics And Global Change by Allen M. Solomon

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Published by Springer .
Written in English


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Number of Pages364
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Open LibraryOL7478147M
ISBN 100412036711
ISBN 109780412036712

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About this book During the summer of , a series of discussions I was held at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (nASA) in Laxenburg, Austria, to plan a study of global vegetation change. About this book. Introduction. During the summer of , a series of discussions I was held at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (nASA) in Laxenburg, Austria, to plan a study of global vegetation change. The response of forests to global climate change is one of the most hotly contested issues in the greenhouse effect debate. Vegetation Dynamics and Global Change will introduce both students and professionals to the sophisticated mathematical and computational tools used to predict the rate of change in the world's forests. Vegetation Dynamics & Global Change by A.M. Soloman, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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