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CABI provides comprehensive, up-to-date information on the issues of environmental quality, including pollution and degradation and associated remediation technologies. Current issues, such as biofuels and climate change are also covered.

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The Discovery of a Visual System - The Honeybee

This book is the only account of what honeybees actually see. Bees detect some visual features such as edges and colours, but there is no sign that they reconstruct patterns or put together features to form objects. Bees detect motion but have no pe...

Parthenium Weed: Biology, Ecology and Management

This book explores the most important aspects of the biology, ecology and management of what is one of the world's worst weeds. Originally regarded as a major weed in Australia and India, Parthenium weed is now widespread in around 48 countries in Af...

Culicipedia: Species-group, genus-group and family-group names in Culicidae (Diptera)

Mosquitoes are undeniably one of the most studied groups of insects due to their great impact on human health as the agents that transmit the pathogens which cause malaria, filariasis and numerous viral diseases, such as yellow fever and dengue fever...
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change Open Resources
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change

Edited by M Jackson, B Ford-Lloyd and M Parry

Chapter 8: Climate Change and On-farm Conservation of Crop Landraces in Centres of Diversity from the book Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change is available to read online for free.

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