|Statement||by K. Freemark ...[et al.].|
|Series||Technical report series (Canadian Wildlife) ; 268|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||60 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.|
|Number of Pages||60|
4. Future landscape alternatives that can be mapped as changes in habitat. 5. A method to assess potential risk posed by future landscapes compared to the present using summary statistics of changes in species richness and habitat abundance. Geographical setting of the case study This study was conducted in Monroe County, Pennsylvania. Increased intensity of agriculture and landscape homogenization are threatening biodiversity in landscapes. We reviewed 67 case studies addressing the impact of agriculture on biodiversity in model based scenario approaches and compared the information they provide on biodiversity, spatial characteristics, scenarios, and by: 3. Biodiversity: past, present and future and temporal scales—from sub-cellular to landscape, seasonal to epochal. Such uncertainty reaches beyond In his classic book The ecological theater and the evolutionary play,Hutchinsonemphasizedthatevol-ution occurs within the context of . The theme encompassed an array of approaches to biodiversity study that were on display: the long view of palaeoecology and its lessons from the past; insight on contemporary patterns and processes from field and laboratory experiments; and predictions of future scenarios from theoretical and empirical models.
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