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Ecosystem

Known as: Ecologic System, Systems, Ecologic, Systems, Ecological 
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MA) introduced a new framework for analyzing social–ecological systems that has had wide… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A major problem worldwide is the potential loss of fisheries, forests, and water resources. Understanding of the processes that… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
Dead zones in the coastal oceans have spread exponentially since the 1960s and have serious consequences for ecosystem… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The management and conservation of the world's oceans require synthesis of spatial data on the distribution and intensity of… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Land use has generally been considered a local environmental issue, but it is becoming a force of global importance. Worldwide… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
There is now ample evidence of the ecological impacts of recent climate change, from polar terrestrial to tropical marine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
All ecosystems are exposed to gradual changes in climate, nutrient loading, habitat fragmentation or biotic exploitation. Nature… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Ecological extinction caused by overfishing precedes all other pervasive human disturbance to coastal ecosystems, including… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
The evolving concept of ecosystem management k tie focus of much current debate To clartfi discussion and provide a framework for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Forest systems cover more than 4.1 x 109 hectares of the Earth's land area. Globally, forest vegetation and soils contain about… Expand