A Primer of Ecology with R (Use R! 1st ed. 2009)

A Primer of Ecology with R (Use R! 1st ed. 2009)

By: M. Henry H. Stevens (author)Paperback

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Provides simple explanations of the important concepts in population and community ecology. Provides R code throughout, to illustrate model development and analysis, as well as appendix introducing the R language. Interweaves ecological content and code so that either stands alone. Supplemental web site for additional code.

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Single Species Populations.- Simple Density-independent Growth.- Density-independent Demography.- Density-dependent Growth.- Populations in Space.- Two-species Interactions.- Lotka-Volterra Interspecific Competition.- Enemy-Victim Interactions.- Special Topics.- An Introduction to Food Webs, and Lessons from Lotka-Volterra Models.- Multiple Basins of Attraction.- Competition, Colonization, and Temporal Niche Partitioning.- Community Composition and Diversity.

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  • publication date: 11/06/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780387898810
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 404
  • ID: 9780387898810
  • weight: 586
  • ISBN10: 0387898816
  • edition: 1st ed. 2009

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