Trophic Cascades: Predators, Prey, and the Changing Dynamics of Nature
Trophic cascades—the top-down regulation of ecosystems by predators—are an essential aspect of ecosystem function and well-being. Trophic cascades are often drastically disrupted by human interventions—for example, when wolves and cougars are removed, allowing deer and beaver to become destructive—yet have only recently begun to be considered in the development of conserva...more
Hardcover, 488 pages
Published April 20th 2010 by Island Press
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