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Plant Conservation in the Mediterranean Area
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: C. Gómez-Campo
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985-08-31 - Publisher: Springer

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Plant Evolution in the Mediterranean
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: John D. Thompson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This timely and comprehensive update of the original text integrates a diverse and scattered literature to produce a synthetic account of Mediterranean plant evolutionary ecology. It maintains the accessible style of its previous version whilst incorporating recent work in the context of a new structural framework.
The Physical Geography of the Mediterranean
Language: en
Pages: 663
Authors: Jamie Woodward
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This volume explores the climates, landscapes, ecosystems and hazards that comprise the Mediterranean world. It traces the development of the Mediterranean landscape over very long timescales and examines modern processes and key environmental issues in a wide range of settings. The Mediterranean is the only region on Earth where three
Natural Environment and Culture in the Mediterranean Region
Language: en
Pages: 530
Authors: Georges Cravins, Recep Efe
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-05 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

The largest of the world's five Mediterranean-climate regions and one of the largest archipelagos in the world, the Mediterranean Basin is located at the intersection of two major landmasses, Eurasia and Africa, which contributes to its cultural and high biodiversity. Although much of the hotspot was once covered by a
Conservation Genetics
Language: en
Pages: 443
Authors: V. Loeschcke, J. Tomiuk, S.K. Jain
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-11 - Publisher: Birkhäuser

It follows naturally from the widely accepted Darwinian dictum that failures of populations or of species to adapt and to evolve under changing environments will result in their extinction. Population geneti cists have proclaimed a centerstage role in developing conservation biology theory and applications. However, we must critically reexamine what