Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

VIII All-Russian Conference with International Participation "Mountain Ecosytem and Their Components", Nalchik, Russia, 20-25 September 2021.

Abstract

These proceedings contain 23 papers on mountain ecosystems and their components. Topics covered include: (1) biological diversity in mountain conditions (the laws of its formation, species and population diversity, dynamics in time and space); (2) ecology and evolution of organisms and communities in mountain areas; (3) scientific basis for ecologically balanced nature management and protection of natural resources of mountains, including problems of invasion of alien organisms as a basis for counteracting man-made and biogenic threats to society; and (4) environmental education and enlightenment as an element in the activity of social institutions at the present stage of global development.