Mangrove Ecology, Silviculture and Conservation

Mangroves are a fascinating group of plants that occur on tropical and subtropical shorelines of all continents, where they are exposed to saltwater inundation, low oxygen levels around their roots, high light and temperature conditions, and periodic tropical storms. Despite these harsh conditions,...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Saenger, Peter
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2002, 2002
Edition:1st ed. 2002
Online Access:
Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction: The Mangrove Environment
  • 2. The Mangrove Flora
  • 3. Adapting to the Mangrove Environment
  • 4. Physico-chemical Factors and Mangrove Performance
  • 5. Biotic Interactions and Mangrove Performance
  • 6. Mangrove Structure and Classification
  • 7. The Value of Mangroves
  • 8. Mangrove Silviculture and Restoration
  • 9. Conservation and Management of Mangroves
  • 10. References