British Plant Communities: Volume 2. Mires and Heaths


British Plant Communities: Volume 2. Mires and Heaths Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: Cambridge University Press Pages: 640 Illustrations and other contents: 61 Tables, unspecified; 29 Line drawings, unspecified ISBN: 9780521627207 Categories: ,

The product of 15 years’ work by leading ecologists, British Plant Communities’ is the first systematic and comprehensive account of the vegetation types of this country. This volume describes the plant communities to be found in those habitats which fall within the definition of mires and heaths.
Paperback reissue of a title first published in 1991.

Weight1.3 kg
'This series represents an outstanding achievement of descriptive plant ecology.' M. J. Crawley, Trends in Ecology and Evolution '... an excellent series of reference volumes.' Mineral Planning "The fruit of nearly a quarter century of effort, this series on British plant communities represents an exceptional and comprehensive compilation that will become a classic and vital reference for ecologists and botanists. It is a pleasure to see the publication of such a careful and valuable contribution and one that also sets a new standard for field ecological surveys." Plant Science Bulletin