Books  Reference  Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Directories 

The Oxford Dictionary of Ecology


Series: Oxford Quick Reference (formerly Oxford Paperback Reference)

Edited By: Michael Allaby

480 pages, no illustrations

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Jul 2010 | Edition: 4 | #183798 | ISBN-13: 9780199567669
Availability: Usually dispatched within 5 days Details
NHBS Special Offer Price: £7.99 £12.99 (Save £5.00) $11/€9 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

About this book

Written in a clear, accessible style, the dictionary contains over 6,000 entries on all aspects of ecology and related environmental scientific disciplines such as biogeography, genetics, soil science, geomorphology, atmospheric science, and oceanography. Coverage is wide-ranging and includes plant and animal physiology, animal behaviour, pollution, conservation, and habitat management, evolution, environmental pollution, climatology and meteorology.

Fully revised, updated, and expanded, the fourth edition contains new web links for dozens of entries.

The dictionary will be invaluable to students of ecology, biology, conservation studies, environmental sciences, and professionals in related areas, as well as the general reader with an interest in the natural world.

Comprehensive coverage of ecology and the environmental sciences. BBC Wildlife


PREFACE; A-Z DICTIONARY OF ECOLOGY; APPENDIX 1; Estimates of Population Parameters; APPENDIX 2; Geologic Time-Scale; APPENDIX 3; SI Units

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

The New Grove Dictionary of Opera

NHBS Price: £550.00 $768/€625 approx

Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos (3-Volume Set)

NHBS Price: £414.75 $579/€471 approx

A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

NHBS Special Offer Price: £8.50 £13.99 (Save £5.49) $12/€10 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

The Aral Sea Encyclopedia

NHBS Special Offer Price: £72.99 £124.00 (Save £51.01) $102/€83 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

The Statesman's Yearbook 2009

NHBS Price: £190.00 $265/€216 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194