Browsing Department of Biology by Subject "Succession"
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(The University of Bergen, 2009-03-31)Aims: This synthesis of studies examines the effects of anthropogenic disturbance regimes; the traditional management practices of livestock grazing and prescribed burning, on vegetation and seed banks in coastal heathlands ...Doctoral thesis
Life after fire: smoke and ash as germination cues in ericads, herbs and graminoids of northern heathlands (Wiley, 2014-05-02)Question: What is the impact of the fire cues smoke and ash on seed germination of important functional groups in the heathland system, namely ericads, herbs and graminoids? We predict that if germination from heathland ...Journal article
Sources of Diversity in a Grassland Metacommunity: Quantifying the Contribution of Dispersal to Species Richness (Published for the American Society of Naturalists by the University of Chicago Press, 2006)Metacommunity theory suggests a potentially important role for dispersal in diversity maintenance at local, as well as regional, scales. In addition, propagule addition experiments have shown that dispersal often limits ...Peer reviewedJournal article