Publisher description for Handbook of ecosystem theories and management / edited by S.E. Jrgensen, F. Muller.

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The Handbook of Ecosystems and Management provides a comprehensive overview of ecosystem theory and the tools-ecological engineering, ecological modeling, ecotoxicology and ecological economics-to manage these systems. It presents a summary of each topic, using many tables and figures. Concepts, definitions, important findings, basic hypotheses, important correlations between theories and observation with illustrative graphs are included.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Biotic communities.
Ecosystem management.