Landscape Ecology -- Patches and Corridors:  Applications in Conservation




Geographic Ecology:

Island Biogeography and Species richness

   Factors: Distance from source, size of "Island", age of island, age of taxonomic group

         "Regular" islands



Island distance

Why less of an effect on ferns than birds??  (think age of organism group . . .)



Latitudinal and Altitudinal Gradients in Species Richness