Parasites, Lightning, and the Vegetation Mosaic in Wilderness Landscapes

@inproceedings{Knight1987ParasitesLA,
  title={Parasites, Lightning, and the Vegetation Mosaic in Wilderness Landscapes},
  author={Dennis H. Knight},
  year={1987}
}
The vegetation mosaic in any landscape is a function of environmental variation and historic disturbances, whether caused by humans or other factors. Many studies have focused on species composition in relation to environmental gradients, and secondary succession is one of the oldest themes in ecology (Fig. 4.1). Usually the study areas selected for research of this nature have been dispersed in agrourban landscapes and have included woodlots, small tracts of prairie, or other relatively small… CONTINUE READING
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