Succession and fluctuation in the vegetation of a Dutch beach plain

@article{Tooren2004SuccessionAF,
  title={Succession and fluctuation in the vegetation of a Dutch beach plain},
  author={Bart F. van Tooren and Henk Schat and Siny J. ter Borg},
  journal={Vegetatio},
  year={2004},
  volume={53},
  pages={139-151}
}
The development of the vegetation of a brackish sand flat with scattered embryo-dunes on one of the West Frisian islands, Schiermonnikoog (The Netherlands), was recorded over a ten-year period. Some persisting trends, as well as pronounced annual fluctuations, were observed. Therophyte populations are especially vulnerable to environmental fluctuation. The… CONTINUE READING