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Title Stable isotopes in ecology and environmental science / edited by Kate Lajtha and Robert H. Michener
Edition Second edition
Published Oxford : Blackwell, 2007


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  577.072 Laj/Sii 2007  DUE 03-11-20
Description xxvi, 566 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Series Ecological methods and concepts series
Ecological methods and concepts
Methods in ecology.
Ecological methods and concepts series.
Contents 1. Stable Isotope Chemistry and Measurement: A Primer / Elizabeth W. Sulzman -- 2. Sources of Variation in the Stable Isotopic Composition of Plants / J.D. Marshall, J.R. Brooks, and K. Lajtha -- 3. Natural 15N- and 13C-Abundance as Indicators of Forest Nitrogen Status and Soil Carbon Dynamics / C.T. Garten, Jr., P.J. Hanson, D.E. Todd, Jr., B.B. Lu, and D.J. Brice -- 4. Soil Nitrogen Isotope Composition / R.D. Evans -- 5. Isotopic Study of the Biology of Modern and Fossil Vertebrates / Paul L. Koch -- 6. Isotopic Tracking of Migrant Wildlife / Keith A. Hobson -- 7. Natural Abundance of 15N in Marine Planktonic Ecosystems / Joseph P. Montoya -- 8. Stable Isotopes Studies in Marine Chemoautotrophically Based Ecosystems: An Update / Cindy Lee Van Dover -- 9. Stable Isotope Ratios as Tracers in Marine Food Webs: An Update / Robert H. Michener and Les Kaufman -- 10. Stable Isotope Tracing of Temporal and Spatial Variability in Organic Matter Sources to Freshwater Ecosystems / Jacques C. Finlay and Carol Kendall -- 11. Stable Isotope Tracers in Watershed Hydrology / Kevin McGuire and Jeff McDonnell -- 12. Tracing Anthropogenic Inputs of Nitrogen to Ecosystems / Carol Kendall, Emily M. Elliott, and Scott D. Wankel -- 13. Modeling the Dynamics of Stable-Isotope Ratios for Ecosystem Biogeochemistry / William S. Currie -- 14. Compound-Specific Stable Isotope Analysis in Ecology and paleoecology / Richard P. Evershed, Ian D. Bull, Lorna T. Corr, Zoe M. Crossman, Bart E. Van Dongen, Claire J. Evans, Susan Jim, Hazel R. Mottram, Anna J. Mukherjee, and Richard D. Pancost
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Stable isotopes in ecological research.
Author Michener, Robert H.
Lajtha, Kate.
LC no. 2006100366
ISBN 9781405126809 (paperback)
1405126809 (paperback)