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in Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment (2017), 249

Intensification of agriculture has been one of the major drivers for biodiversity loss in recent ...

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in One Ecosystem (2017)

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in Génome (2017), 60

Abstract: Quercus rubra has been introduced in Europe since the end of the 17th century. It is ...

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In order to explore some potential insect sources of food lipids, the lipid compositions of three ...

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Questions: Is there any theoretical model enabling predictions of the optimal tree size ...

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Forested catchments are generally assumed to provide higher quality water. However, this hypothesis ...

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in Biotechnologie, Agronomie, Société et Environnement (2017), 21(1), 80-97

Introduction. De nos jours, la gestion des ressources forestières ne se focalise plus sur ...

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Tropical forests are global centres of biodiversity and carbon storage. Many tropical countries ...

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in Tropical Ecology (2017), 58(1), 193-198

Two hypotheses were tested with respect to the germination of Diplolophium marthozianum, an endemic ...

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in Seed Science Research (2017)

Physical dormancy of Robinia pseudoacacia seeds makes it a challenge for scientists and forest ...

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in Journal of Rural Studies (2017), 53(C), 1-13

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in Ecological Indicators (2017), 72

While planet boundaries are being crossed and ecosystems degraded, the Ecosystem Service (ES ...

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in Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment (2017), 247

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in Ecological Engineering (2017), 98

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Among semi-natural elements in agricultural landscapes, wildflower strips sown at field margins or ...

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in Tropicultura (2017), 35(3), 158-172

The studied forest is a protected area located in Southern Burundi, close to Bururi city and to ...

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in Tropicultura (2017), 35(3), 192-202

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in Tropicultura (2017), 35(2), 121-136

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in Biotechnologie, Agronomie, Société et Environnement (2017), 21(2), 127-130

Description of the subject. Quercus rubra L. is considered an invasive species in several European ...

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in Biotechnologie, Agronomie, Société et Environnement (2017), 21(2), 127-130

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