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The Resource Old-growth forests : function, fate, and value, Christian Wirth, Gerd Gleixner, Martin Heimann, editors, (electronic resource)

Old-growth forests : function, fate, and value, Christian Wirth, Gerd Gleixner, Martin Heimann, editors, (electronic resource)

Label
Old-growth forests : function, fate, and value
Title
Old-growth forests
Title remainder
function, fate, and value
Statement of responsibility
Christian Wirth, Gerd Gleixner, Martin Heimann, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
577.322gerDNB
LC call number
SD387.O43
LC item number
O538 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wirth, Christian
  • Gleixner, Gerd
  • Heimann, Martin
Series statement
Ecological studies,
Series volume
v. 207
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Old growth forests
  • Old growth forest ecology
  • Urwald
  • Urwald
  • Forstökologie
Label
Old-growth forests : function, fate, and value, Christian Wirth, Gerd Gleixner, Martin Heimann, editors, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Part I: Introduction -- Old-growth forests: function, fate and value, an overview / Christian Wirth, Gerd Gleixner, and Martin Heimann -- Old-growth forest definitions: a pragmatic view / Christian Wirth, Christian Messier, Yves Bergeron, Dorothea Frank, and Anja Fankhänel -- Old trees and the meaning of 'old' / Fritz Hans Schweingruber and Christian Wirth -- Part II: Aboveground processes -- Ecophysiological characteristics of mature trees and stands: consequences for old-growth forest productivity / Werner L. Kutsch, Christian Wirth, Jens Kattge, Stefanie Nöllert, Matthias Herbst, and Ludger Kappen -- The imprint of species turnover on old-growth forest carbon balances: insights from a trait-based model of forest dynamics / Christian Wirth and Jeremy W. Lichstein -- Functional relationships between old-growth forest canopies, understorey light and vegetation dynamics / Christian Messier, Juan Posada, Isabelle Aubin, and Marilou Beaudet -- Biosphere-atmosphere exchange of old-growth forests: processes and pattern / Alexander Knohl, Ernst-Detlef Schulze, and Christian Wirth -- Woody detritus mass and its contribution to carbon dynamics of old-growth forests: the temporal context / Mark E. Harmon -- Part III, Belowground processes -- Aboveground and belowground consequences of long-term forest retrogression in the timeframe of millennia and beyond / David A. Wardle -- Rooting patterns of old-growth forests: is aboveground structural and functional diversity mirrored belowground? Jürgen Bauhus -- Soil carbon accumulation in old-growth forests / Gerd Gleixner, Cindy Tefs, Albrecht Jordan, Matthias Hammer, Christian Wirth, Angela Nueske, Alexander Telz, Uwe E. Schmidt and Stephan Glatzel -- Is there a theoretical limit to soil carbon storage in old-growth forests? A model analysis with contrasting approaches / Markus Reichstein, Göran I. Ågren, and Sebastién Fontaine -- Part IV: Biomes -- Old-growth forests in the Canadian boreal: the exception rather than the rule? / Yves Bergeron and Karen A. Harper -- Biomass chronosequences of United States forests: implications for carbon storage and forest management / Jeremy W. Lichstein, Christian Wirth, Henry S. Horn, and Stephen W. Pacala -- Temperate and boreal old-growth forests: how do their growth dynamics and biodiversity differ from young stands and managed forests? / Ernst-Detlef Schulze, Dominik Hessenmoeller, Alexander Knohl, Sebastiaan Luyssaert, Annett Boerner, and John Grace -- Old-growth temperate rainforests of South America: conservation, plant-animal interactions, and baseline biogeochemical processes / Juan J. Armesto, Cecilia Smith-Ramírez, Martín R. Carmona, Juan L. Celis-Diez, Iván A. Díaz, Aurora Gaxiola, Alvaro G. Gutiérrez, Mariela C. Núñez-Avila, Cecilia A. Pérez, and Ricardo Rozzi -- Tropical rain forests as old-growth forests / John Grace and Patrick Meir -- Part V: Human dimensions -- Detecting intact forests from space: hot spots of loss, deforestation and the UNFCCC / Frédéric Achard, Hugh Eva, Danilo Mollicone, Peter Popatov, Hans-Jürgen Stibig, Svetlana Turubanova, and Alexey Yaroshenko -- Impacts of land use on habitat functions of old-growth forests and their biodiversity / Dorothea Frank, Manfred Finckh, and Christian Wirth -- Old-growth forests in the context of international environmental agreements / Annette Freibauer -- Part VI: Synthesis -- Old-growth forests: function, fate and value, a synthesis / Christian Wirth
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000214396
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9783540927051
Lccn
2009926062
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000214396
Label
Old-growth forests : function, fate, and value, Christian Wirth, Gerd Gleixner, Martin Heimann, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Part I: Introduction -- Old-growth forests: function, fate and value, an overview / Christian Wirth, Gerd Gleixner, and Martin Heimann -- Old-growth forest definitions: a pragmatic view / Christian Wirth, Christian Messier, Yves Bergeron, Dorothea Frank, and Anja Fankhänel -- Old trees and the meaning of 'old' / Fritz Hans Schweingruber and Christian Wirth -- Part II: Aboveground processes -- Ecophysiological characteristics of mature trees and stands: consequences for old-growth forest productivity / Werner L. Kutsch, Christian Wirth, Jens Kattge, Stefanie Nöllert, Matthias Herbst, and Ludger Kappen -- The imprint of species turnover on old-growth forest carbon balances: insights from a trait-based model of forest dynamics / Christian Wirth and Jeremy W. Lichstein -- Functional relationships between old-growth forest canopies, understorey light and vegetation dynamics / Christian Messier, Juan Posada, Isabelle Aubin, and Marilou Beaudet -- Biosphere-atmosphere exchange of old-growth forests: processes and pattern / Alexander Knohl, Ernst-Detlef Schulze, and Christian Wirth -- Woody detritus mass and its contribution to carbon dynamics of old-growth forests: the temporal context / Mark E. Harmon -- Part III, Belowground processes -- Aboveground and belowground consequences of long-term forest retrogression in the timeframe of millennia and beyond / David A. Wardle -- Rooting patterns of old-growth forests: is aboveground structural and functional diversity mirrored belowground? Jürgen Bauhus -- Soil carbon accumulation in old-growth forests / Gerd Gleixner, Cindy Tefs, Albrecht Jordan, Matthias Hammer, Christian Wirth, Angela Nueske, Alexander Telz, Uwe E. Schmidt and Stephan Glatzel -- Is there a theoretical limit to soil carbon storage in old-growth forests? A model analysis with contrasting approaches / Markus Reichstein, Göran I. Ågren, and Sebastién Fontaine -- Part IV: Biomes -- Old-growth forests in the Canadian boreal: the exception rather than the rule? / Yves Bergeron and Karen A. Harper -- Biomass chronosequences of United States forests: implications for carbon storage and forest management / Jeremy W. Lichstein, Christian Wirth, Henry S. Horn, and Stephen W. Pacala -- Temperate and boreal old-growth forests: how do their growth dynamics and biodiversity differ from young stands and managed forests? / Ernst-Detlef Schulze, Dominik Hessenmoeller, Alexander Knohl, Sebastiaan Luyssaert, Annett Boerner, and John Grace -- Old-growth temperate rainforests of South America: conservation, plant-animal interactions, and baseline biogeochemical processes / Juan J. Armesto, Cecilia Smith-Ramírez, Martín R. Carmona, Juan L. Celis-Diez, Iván A. Díaz, Aurora Gaxiola, Alvaro G. Gutiérrez, Mariela C. Núñez-Avila, Cecilia A. Pérez, and Ricardo Rozzi -- Tropical rain forests as old-growth forests / John Grace and Patrick Meir -- Part V: Human dimensions -- Detecting intact forests from space: hot spots of loss, deforestation and the UNFCCC / Frédéric Achard, Hugh Eva, Danilo Mollicone, Peter Popatov, Hans-Jürgen Stibig, Svetlana Turubanova, and Alexey Yaroshenko -- Impacts of land use on habitat functions of old-growth forests and their biodiversity / Dorothea Frank, Manfred Finckh, and Christian Wirth -- Old-growth forests in the context of international environmental agreements / Annette Freibauer -- Part VI: Synthesis -- Old-growth forests: function, fate and value, a synthesis / Christian Wirth
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000214396
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9783540927051
Lccn
2009926062
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000214396

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