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Desert Weeds
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Garry Rogers
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Springer Nature

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Desert Weeds
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Garry Rogers
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-10 - Publisher: Springer

In their rapid colonization of soil exposed by fires, floods, and grazing animals, weeds resemble the human specialists we label Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs). Weeds are the first responders when disasters occur in nature. They occupy bare soil and prevent erosion by wind and water. In extreme cases such as
Weeds
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Zachary J. S. Falck
Categories: Cities and towns
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre

As long as humans have existed, they’ve worked and competed with plants to shape their surroundings. As cities developed and expanded, their diverse spaces were covered with and colored by weeds. In Weeds, Zachary J. S. Falck presents a comprehensive history of “happenstance plants” in American urban environments. Beginning in
The Biodiversity of African Plants
Language: en
Pages: 861
Authors: L.J.G. Van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt, J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-06-30 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The book includes papers on monographs and databases, on diversity of succulents, on various regions such as savannas, lowland rain forests and arid regions, on ecology and conservation, on generic delimitations in flowering plants, and on glacial forest refuges that influence the pattern of present-day floristic composition. Some reports on
Desert Research: 1965-1968. With an appendix of references prior to 1965 and permuted title index
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: L.J.G. Van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt, J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy
Categories: Deserts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1969 - Publisher:

Books about Desert Research: 1965-1968. With an appendix of references prior to 1965 and permuted title index