A New Approach to Understanding Agricultural Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Sustainable Development
Based on principles of the conservation and optimization of biodiversity and of equity and sustainability, this book focuses on the ecology of the coffee agroecosystem as a model for a sustainable agricultural ecosystem. It draws on the authors' own research conducted over the last 20 years as...
To Be Published March 14th 2014 by Routledge
Series: Advances in Agroecology
Tropical areas present ecological, cultural and political problems that demand analysis that is distinct from general ecological analysis. The tropical environment is special in many ways, from the lack of a biological down season (winter), to generally poor soil conditions, to a reliance on...
Published December 2nd 2002 by CRC Press