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Messages from islands : a global biodiversity tour / Ilkka Hanski.

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Messages from islands : a global biodiversity tour / Ilkka Hanski.

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74VKVVxRqwbg

Messages from islands : a global biodiversity tour / Ilkka Hanski.

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Messages from islands : a global biodiversity tour / Ilkka Hanski.

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Messages from islands : a global biodiversity tour / Ilkka Hanski.

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Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016.

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G 2017/1516

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74VKVVxRqwbg

Language

English

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Contents

xii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Biodiversity: species and where they live -- How is biodiversity generated? -- Changing biodiversity -- Species on the move -- Habitat loss and fragmentation -- Why is biodiversity important? -- Epilogue.

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text

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unmediated

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volume

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Publisher

Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016.

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Subjects and topics

Biodiversity Island ecology

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

From a small island in the Baltic Sea to the large tropical islands of Borneo and Madagascar, Messages from Islands is a global tour of these natural, water-bound laboratories. In this career-spanning work, Ilkka Hanski draws upon the many islands on which he performed fieldwork to convey key themes in ecology. By exploring the islands' biodiversit...

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Messages from islands : a global biodiversity tour / Ilkka Hanski.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-240) and index.

Date Published

2016.

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G 2017/1516

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74VKVVxRqwbg

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ISBN

9780226406589

9780226406305 (cloth : alk. paper)

022640630X (cloth : alk. paper)

9780226406442 (pbk.)

022640644X (pbk.)

022640658X

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991024098222802626

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