Drawing on research from biodiversity experts around the world, this book reflects the diversity of forest types and forest issues that concern forest scientists. Coverage ranges from savannah and tropical rainforests to the ancient oak forests of Poland; issues explored include the effects of logging, management practices, forest dynamics and climate change on forest structure and biodiversity. Here is a useful overview of current science, for researchers and educators alike.
Draws together a wide range of peer-reviewed primary research papers from biodiversity researchers around the world
Provides examples from a wide spectrum of issues representing the current state-of-the art in arthropods
Provides examples of recent work, usable as case studies for courses in ecology, restoration, biodiversity, conservation
Enables specialist researchers to see primary research papers tackling problems in arthropods