Urban Ecosystems: Understanding the Human Environment

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This book aims to review what is currently known about urban ecosystems in a short and approachable text that will serve as a key resource for teaching and learning related to the urban environment. It covers both physical and biotic components of urban ecosystems, key ecological processes, and the management of ecological resources, including biodiversity conservation. All chapters incorporate case studies, boxes and questions for stimulating discussions in the learning environment.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages240
ISBN (Print)9780203133644
Publication statusPublished - 13 Mar 2013


  • urban
  • ecology
  • Environment
  • biogeography
  • biodiversity


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