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Title Diversity and interaction in a temperate forest community: Ogawa Forest Reserve of Japan / T. Nakashizuka, Y. Matsumoto (eds.).

Published Berlin : Springer, 2002.

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Physical description 1 online resource (xx, 319 pages)
Series Ecological studies ; 158
Ecological studies ; 158.
Summary The Ogawa Forest Reserve (OFR) is a species-rich, temperate, deciduous, old-growth forest in central Japan in which the ecology of the tree community has been intensively investigated since 1987. Detailed demographic data on the main tree species, covering the entire tree life cycle, were collected to elucidate the mechanisms by which community structure, organization, and species diversity are maintained. Included here is the work of more than 40 scientists in such diverse fields as botany, ecology, pedology, silviculture, mammal ecology, entomology, and ornithology, who have studied the same forest at the same time. This volume introduces the main areas of research under the OFR project and discusses the implications of the results on environmental issues. Integrated studies of this type are essential to clarify how species diversity is maintained, currently a central focus in ecology.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Nakashizuka, Tohru ed.
Matsumoto, Yoosuke ed.
Subject Forest ecology -- Japan -- Ogawa Gunraku Hogorin.
Biodiversity -- Japan -- Ogawa Gunraku Hogorin.
Biodiversity.
Forest ecology.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9784431678793 (electronic bk.)
4431678794 (electronic bk.)
4431703225
9784431703228
Standard Number 10.1007/978-4-431-67879-3