Toward a Consistent Pattern of Ecosystem Theories

  title={Toward a Consistent Pattern of Ecosystem Theories},
  author={Sven Erik Jorgensen},
Several ecosystem theories have been presented during the last 2-3 decades. Lately it has been possible to unite these theories into a consistent pattern. Intensive discussions at meetings have been the key to the formation of this pattern of ecosystem theories. Another driving factor has been the reformulation of E.P. Odum's attributes into three growth forms: growth of the physical structure (the biomass), growth of the network (more cycling, more linkages), and growth of information. An… CONTINUE READING


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