The ecological planet: an introduction to Earth's major ecosystems

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In this series of lectures, renowned ornithologist John Kricher presents an absorbing analysis of the diverse ecosystems that exist on planet Earth. He provides a factual study of the many fragile and threatened portions of our biosphere while describing the interaction between each system and the effect of man's presence.
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table_of_contents Lecture 1. Ecology and the big picture -- Lecture 2. Earth and the Goldilocks effect -- Lecture 3. Distribution of global ecosystems -- Lecture 4. Climate and ecology -- Lecture 5. Biogeography and evolution -- Lecture 6. Polar ecosystems and tundra -- Lecture 7. Boreal forest -- Lecture 8. Temperate deciduous forest -- Lecture 9. Grassland and savanna -- Lecture 10. Desert -- Lecture 11. Tropical rain forest -- Lecture 12. Marine ecosystems -- Lecture 13. Unique coastal ecosystems -- Lecture 14. Current issues in global ecology.
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title The ecological planet an introduction to Earth's major ecosystems
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