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The impact of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases on forest ecosystems [electronic resource] : report no. 3 of the IUFRO Task Force on Environmental Change / edited by David F. Karnosky ... [et al.].

Publication:
New York : CABI Pub., in association with the International Union of Forestry Research Organizations, (IUFRO), c2001.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (368 p.)
Series:
IUFRO research series ; 8.
IUFRO research series ; 8
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Subjects:
Forest plants -- Effect of atmospheric carbon dioxide on.
Forest plants -- Effect of greenhouse gases on.
Trees -- Effect of atmospheric carbon dioxide on.
Trees -- Effect of greenhouse gases on.
Atmospheric carbon dioxide -- Environmental aspects.
Greenhouse gases -- Environmental aspects.
Forest ecology.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book provides a review, written by international forest scientists, of what is known about the impact of elevated CO2 and other greenhouse gases, on forest ecosystems.
Contents:
IUFRO Research Series; Contributors; Preface; 1 The Impact of CO2 and Other Greenhouse Gases on Forest Ecosystems: an Introduction; 2 Effects of Greenhouse Gases on the Gas Exchange of Forest Trees; 3 The Impacts of Greenhouse Gases on Antioxidants and Foliar Defence Compounds; 4 Above-ground Growth Responses of Forest Trees to Elevated Atmospheric CO2 Concentrations; 5 Influence of CO2 on the Growth and Function of Roots and Root Systems; 6 Impacts of Greenhouse Gases on the Phenology of Forest Trees; 7 Effects of Elevated CO2 on Nutrient Cycling in Forests
8 Impacts of Interacting Greenhouse Gases on Forest Ecosystems9 Modelling the Impact of Greenhouse Gases on Forests; 10 FACE Systems for Studying the Impacts of Greenhouse Gases on Forest Ecosystems; 11 Knowledge Gaps in the Study of the Impacts of Elevated Atmospheric CO2 and Other Greenhouse Gases on Forest Ecosystems; Index
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Karnosky, David, 1949-
ISBN:
1-280-82963-X
9786610829637
0-85199-716-3
OCLC:
476061205