By Gerald Alexander Islebe,Sophie Calmé,Jorge L. León-Cortés,Birgit Schmook
This publication offers details suitable for the conservation of biodiversity and the sound administration of the coastal and woodland ecosystems of the Yucatan Peninsula within the face of worldwide switch. numerous elements of the biodiversity of the Yucatan Peninsula are analyzed in an integrative demeanour, together with phenological, ecophysiological, ecological and conservation features of crops and animals and their relationships with people in coastal and wooded area ecosystems.
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Biodiversity and Conservation of the Yucatán Peninsula by Gerald Alexander Islebe,Sophie Calmé,Jorge L. León-Cortés,Birgit Schmook