Mountain Ecosystems

Mountain Ecosystems
Author : Vir Singh
Publisher : Indus Publishing
Total Pages : 264
Release : 1998
ISBN 10 : 8173870810
ISBN 13 : 9788173870811
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Mountain Ecosystems
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Pages: 354
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Categories: Science
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This volume focuses on interaction between vegetation, relief, climate, soil and fauna in the treeline ecotone, and the effects of climate change and land use in North America and Europe.
Mountain Ecosystems
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Vir Singh, M. L. Sharma
Categories: Environmental degradation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Indus Publishing

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