The role of dispersal in shaping plant community composition of wetlands within an old-growth forest

@inproceedings{Flinn2010TheRO,
  title={The role of dispersal in shaping plant community composition of wetlands within an old-growth forest},
  author={Kathryn M. Flinn and Tarik C Gouhier and Martin J. Lechowicz and Marcia J. Waterway},
  year={2010}
}
1. Dispersal ability can influence the importance of dispersal relative to other processes organizing metacommunities, such as species sorting among habitats along environmental gradients. 2. We compare plants with different dispersal modes and habitat affinities, evaluating the roles of environmental and spatial controls on plant community composition in 128 wetlands within 10 km of old-growthmaple–beech forest in southern Québec, Canada. 3. We address two hypotheses. First, we ask whether… CONTINUE READING
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