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Author Schowalter, Timothy Duane, 1952-

Title Insects and sustainability of ecosystem services / Timothy D. Schowalter
Published Boca Raton : Taylor & Francis, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 346 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Social-environmental sustainability series
Social-environmental sustainability series
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Humans versus insects : the good, the bad, and the ugly -- 3. Insect responses to environmental changes -- 4. Changes in insect abundance and distribution -- 5 How do ecosystems provide services? -- 6. Effects of anthropogenic changes and management -- 7. Effects of insects on ecosystem services -- 8. Valuation of insect and management effects -- 9. Conclusions and recommendations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ecosystem management -- North America
Ecosystem services -- North America
Human ecology -- North America
Insect pests -- Control -- North America
Insects -- Ecology -- North America
Sustainability -- North America
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- Sustainable Development.
Ecosystem management.
Ecosystem services.
Human ecology.
Insect pests -- Control.
Insects -- Ecology.
NATURE -- Environmental Conservation & Protection.
Sustainability.
North America.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 146655391X
9781466553910