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Emulating Natural Forest Landscape Disturbances

Concepts and Applications

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Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forestry & silviculture: practice & techniques,
  • Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Agriculture - Forestry,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology - Forest Ecology,
  • Science / General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Canada,
  • Ecological disturbances,
  • Forest ecology,
  • Forest management,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAjith H. Perera (Editor), Lisa J. Buse (Editor), Michael G. Weber (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9366996M
    ISBN 100231129165
    ISBN 109780231129169

      This book provides a scientific foundation for justifying the use of and a solid framework for examining the ambiguities inherent in emulating natural forest landscape disturbance. It acknowledges the divergent expectations that practitioners face and offers a balanced view of the promises and challenges associated with applying this emerging Pages: Download: Download full-size image Fig. 1.A generic process-oriented framework for modelling natural disturbances in forest ecosystems. For a characterization of the five major disturbance processes (in italics) see Table inner rounded box delineates a single disturbance event for a respective agent (at time t and location s).The outer box contains the elements of the Cited by:

      Discover Book Depository's huge selection of G Weber books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Emulating Natural Forest Landscape Disturbances. Dr. Ajith H. Perera. 27 Jul Emulating Natural Forest Landscape Disturbances. Dr. Ajith H. Perera. 08 Feb Paperback. US$ Simulating the effects of forest fire and timber harvesting on the hardwood species of central Missouri. Pages In: Perera, Ajith H.; Buse, Lisa J.; Weber, Michael G. (Ed.). Emulating Natural Forest Landscape Disturbances.

      It provides a comprehensive treatment of forestry issues; as well as excellent coverage of ecosystem management, landscape management, natural disturbances and their emulation. An excellent reference work for professional foresters, resource managers, wildlife managers, parks managers, forest planners and policy makers, and forestry researchers/5(4).   Perera AH, Buse LJ, Weber MG (eds) () Emulating natural forest landscape disturbances: concepts and applications. Columbia University Press, New York Google Scholar Peters DPC, Lugo AE, Chapin FS et al () Cross-system comparisons elucidate disturbance complexities and : Monica G. Turner, Martin Simard.


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A clear understanding of natural disturbance is a prerequisite for emulating natural disturbance within the forest landscape. In addition to adopting an acceptable set of terms and concepts related to disturbance, we must understand how human and the forest’s natural disturbance regimes function.

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Please refer to the full text of this document for details and explanation of the guide’s standards and guidelines. Landscape Harvest Patterns • create a more natural landscape pattern (standard)File Size: 2MB. Emulating Natural Forest Landscape Disturbances Concepts and Applications Edited by AJITHLlSA ,AND MlCHAEL COLUMBlA UNIVERSITY PRESS NEW YORK About This File: This file was created by scanning the printed publication.

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An excellent reference work for professional foresters, resource managers, wildlife managers, parks managers, forest planners and policy makers, and forestry by: natural disturbance regime. Natural disturbance regimes are considered to be a type of “gold standard” against which to compare harvesting, since it is widely presumed that the natural regime was able to maintain productivity and biodiversity of forests Natural Disturbances and Forest Management: Interacting Patterns on the LandscapeFile Size: 3MB.

Disturbances are important natural drivers of forest ecosystem dynamics (Franklin et al., ; Kuuluvainen & Aakala, ), and strongly modulate the structure and functioning of forest ecosystems (Weber & Flannigan, ; Turner, ).

Changing disturbance regimes might thus considerably alter forest ecosystems, with potentially far Cited by: He has produced over scientific publications, including the books Ecology of a Managed Terrestrial Landscape: Patterns and Processes of Forest Landscapes in Ontario (), Emulating Natural Forest Landscape Disturbances: Concepts and Applications (), Forest Landscape Ecology: Transferring Knowledge to Practice (), Expert Knowledge Manufacturer: Springer.

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