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    • Braby, Michael; Franklin, Donald; Bisa, Deborah; Williams, Matthew; Williams, Andrew; Bishop, Carly; Coppen, Rebecca (2018)
      "Northern Australia is one of few tropical places left on Earth in which biodiversity—and the ecological processes underpinning that biodiversity—is still relatively intact. However, scientific knowledge of that biodiversity ...
    • Marselle, Melissa R.; Stadler, Jutta; Korn, Horst; Irvine, Katherine N.; Bonn, Aletta (2019)
      This open access book identifies and discusses biodiversity’s contribution to physical, mental and spiritual health and wellbeing. Furthermore, the book identifies the implications of this relationship for nature conservation, ...
    • Huntley, Brian J.; Russo, Vladimir; Lages, Fernanda; Ferrand, Nuno (2019)
      This open access multi-authored book presents a 'state of the science' synthesis of knowledge on the biodiversity of Angola, based on sources in peer-reviewed journals, in books and where appropriate, unpublished official ...
    • van Wilgen, Brian W.; Measey, John; Richardson, David M.; Wilson, John R.; Zengeya, Tsungai A. (2020)
      This open access volume presents a comprehensive account of all aspects of biological invasions in South Africa, where research has been conducted over more than three decades, and where bold initiatives have been implemented ...
    • van Wilgen, Brian W.; Measey, John; Richardson, David M.; Wilson, John R.; Zengeya, Tsungai A. (2020)
      This open access volume presents a comprehensive account of all aspects of biological invasions in South Africa, where research has been conducted over more than three decades, and where bold initiatives have been implemented ...
    • O'Riordan, Ruth M.; Culloty, Sarah C.; Mcallen, Rob; gallagher, mary catherine (2020)
      Austrominius modestus, formerly Elminius modestus, is a relatively small species of four-plated acorn barnacle, which is native to the subtropical and temperate zones of Australasia. It was introduced into Europe in the ...
    • O’Higgins, Timothy G.; Lago, Manuel; DeWitt, Theodore H. (2020)
      Aquatic ecosystems are rich in biodiversity and home to a diverse array of species and habitats, providing a wide variety of benefits to human beings. Many of these valuable ecosystems are at risk of being irreversibly ...
    • Casetta, Elena; Marques da Silva, Jorge; Vecchi, Davide (2019)
      This open access book features essays written by philosophers, biologists, ecologists and conservation scientists facing the current biodiversity crisis. Despite increasing communication, accelerating policy and management ...
    • Halbritter, Heidemarie; Ulrich, Silvia; Grímsson, Friðgeir; Weber, Martina; Zetter, Reinhard; Hesse, Michael; Buchner, Ralf; Svojtka, Matthias; Frosch-Radivo, Andrea (2018)
      This open access book offers a fully illustrated compendium of glossary terms and basic principles in the field of palynology, making it an indispensable tool for all palynologists. It is a revised and extended edition of ...
    • Méral, Philippe; Pesche, Denis (2016)
      Over the last ten years, the concept of "ecosystem services" has become an essential part of our vocabulary when talking about biodiversity. This book discusses the origins, causes and consequences of this notion; it delves ...
    • Hawkins, S. J.; Allcock, A. L.; Bates, A. E.; Evans, A.J.; Firth, L. B.; McQuaid, C. D.; Russell, B. D.; Smith, I. P.; Swearer, S. E.; Todd, P. A. (2020)
      Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review remains one of the most cited sources in marine science and oceanography. The ever-increasing interest in work in oceanography and marine biology and its relevance to global ...
    • Cavender-Bares, Jeannine; Gamon, John A.; Townsend, Philip A. (2020)
      This Open Access volume aims to methodologically improve our understanding of biodiversity by linking disciplines that incorporate remote sensing, and uniting data and perspectives in the fields of biology, landscape ...
    • Peters, Anne (2020)
      This open access book contains 13 contributions on global animal law, preceded by an introduction which explains key concepts and methods. Global Animal Law refers to the sum of legal rules and principles (both state-made ...
    • Cort, José Luis; Abaunza, Pablo (2019)
      This open access book is an original contribution to the knowledge on fishing and research associated with one of the most enigmatic fish of our seas: bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus (L.). Based on available evidence, it ...
    • Jungblut, Simon; Liebich, Viola; Bode, Maya (2018)
      This open access book presents the proceedings volume of the YOUMARES 8 conference, which took place in Kiel, Germany, in September 2017, supported by the German Association for Marine Sciences (DGM). The YOUMARES conference ...
    • Jungblut, Simon; Liebich, Viola; Bode-Dalby, Maya (2020)
      This open access book summarizes peer-reviewed articles and the abstracts of oral and poster presentations given during the YOUMARES 9 conference which took place in Oldenburg, Germany, in September 2018. The aims of this ...