Search for dissertations about: "Jerker Lokrantz"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Jerker Lokrantz.

  1. 1. Exploring the resilience in coral reefs

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University

    Author : Jerker Lokrantz; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Coral Reefs; Resilience; Functional Groups; Vulnerability; Overfishing; Ecosystem Indicators; Tanzania; Zanzibar; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology Terrestrial; freshwater and marine ecology Marine ecology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi Terrestisk; limnisk och marin ekologi Marin ekologi; naturresurshushållning; Natural Resources Management;

    Abstract : Considering the unprecedented global decline of coral reefs concerns about their future existence are well-justified. Safeguarding ecological resilience (i.e. the capacity of ecosystems to absorb disturbance without changing their identity) has become a prime goal for management in order to combat further degradation of coral reefs. READ MORE