National Vegetation Classification: Users Handbook


National Vegetation Classification: Users Handbook Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: Joint Nature Conservation Committee Pages: 68 ISBN: 9781907807329 Category:

Provides a general introduction to the NVC; details the methodology for sampling and describing vegetation in the field, explains how such information can be used to identify plant communities and outlines the character of the classification itself and the accounts of vegetation types it contains.

Weight0.4 kg

Author Biography

John Rodwell is an ecologist noted for his role in the development of the British National Vegetation Classification and as editor of the five volumes of British Plant Communities. He joined the faculty of Lancaster University in 1991, was made Professor of Ecology in 1997 and retired in 2004 but has continued to teach and publish since then. In 2009 he was awarded the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management medal of honour.