The Resource The Kruger experience : ecology and management of savanna heterogeneity, edited by Johan du Toit, Kevin H. Rogers Harry C Biggs ; foreword by Anthony R. E. Sinclair and Brian H. Walker

The Kruger experience : ecology and management of savanna heterogeneity, edited by Johan du Toit, Kevin H. Rogers Harry C Biggs ; foreword by Anthony R. E. Sinclair and Brian H. Walker

Label
The Kruger experience : ecology and management of savanna heterogeneity
Title
The Kruger experience
Title remainder
ecology and management of savanna heterogeneity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Johan du Toit, Kevin H. Rogers Harry C Biggs ; foreword by Anthony R. E. Sinclair and Brian H. Walker
Contributor
Editor
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
577.4/8/0968271
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH195.S6
LC item number
K78 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Kruger experience : ecology and management of savanna heterogeneity, edited by Johan du Toit, Kevin H. Rogers Harry C Biggs ; foreword by Anthony R. E. Sinclair and Brian H. Walker
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Anthony R.E. Sinclair and Brian H. Walker -- PART I : The historical and conceptual framework -- The Kruger National Park: a century of management and research / David Mabunda, Danie J. Pienaar, and Johan Verhoef -- Biotic and abiotic variability as key determinants of savanna heterogeneity at multiple spatiotemporal scales / Steward T.A. Pickett, Mary L. Cadenasso, and Tracy L. Benning -- Adopting a heterogeneity paradigm: implications for management of protected savannas / Kevin H. Rogers -- An adaptive system to link science, monitoring, and management in practice / Harry C. Biggs and Kevin H. Rogers -- PART II : A template for savanna heterogeneity -- The abiotic template and its associated vegetation pattern / Freek J. Venter, Robert J. Scholes, Luanne B. Otter, and Andrew J. Woghiren -- Fire as a driver of ecosystem variability / Brian W. van Wilgen, Winston S.W. Trollope, Harry C. Biggs, Andre L.F. Potgieter, and Bruce H. Brockett -- Surface water availability: implications for heterogeneity and ecosystem processes / Angela Gaylord, Norman Owen-Smith, and Jessica Redfern -- River heterogeneity: ecosystem structure, function, and management / Kevin H. Rogers and Jay O'Keeffe -- PART III : Interactions between biotic components -- Interactions between species and ecosystem characteristics / Robert J. Naiman, Leo Braack, Rina Grant, Alan C. Kemp, Johan T. du Toit, and Freek J. Venter -- Vegetation dynamics in the Kruger ecosystem / Robert J. Scholes, William J. Bond, and Holger C. Eckhardt -- Insects and savanna heterogeneity / Leo Braack and Per Kryger -- Birds: responders and contributors to savanna heterogeneity / Alan C. Kemp, W. Richard J. Dean, Ian J. Whyte, Suzanne J. Milton, and Patrick C. Benson -- Large herbivores and savanna heterogeneity / Johan T. du Toit -- Rainfall influences on ungulate population dynamics / Norman Owen-Smith and Joseph Ogutu -- Kruger's elephant population: its size and consequences for ecosystem heterogeneity / Ian J. Whyte, Rudi van Aarde, and Stuart L. Pimm -- Wildlife diseases and veterinary controls: a savanna ecosytem perspective / Roy G. Bengis, Rina Grant, and Valerius de Vos -- Large carnivores and savanna heterogeneity / Michael G.L. Mills and Paul J. Funston -- PART IV : Humans and savannas -- Anthropogenic influences at the ecosystem level / Stefanie Freitag-Ronaldson and Llewellyn C. Foxcroft -- Beyond the fence: people and the Lowveld landscape / Sharon Pollard, Charlie Shackleton, and Jane Carruthers -- Heterogeneity and management of the Lowveld Rivers / Jay O'Keeffe and Kevin H. Rogers -- Integration of science: successes, challenges, and the future / Harry C. Biggs -- Reflections on the Kruger experience and reaching forward / Michael G.L. Mills, Jane Lubchenco, William Robertson IV, Harry C. Biggs, and David Mabunda
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ocn905969614
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597262996
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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unknown
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.b33386584
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)905969614
  • sks1597262994

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