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Record #200485:

Polar deserts / Ian D. Hogg, Diana H. Wall.

Title: Polar deserts / Ian D. Hogg, Diana H. Wall.
Author(s): Hogg, Ian D.
Wall, Diana H.
Date: 2012.
Publisher: Wallingford: Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International (CABI)
In: Life at extremes : environments, organisms and strategies for survival. (2012.),
Abstract: Uses McMurdo Dry Valleys as example of extreme polar desert. Restricting focus to terrestrial life, describes physical environment, biotic components, and their survival mechanisms, trophic interactions and food webs. Discusses consequences of environmental changes for polar habitats.
Notes:

In: Life at extremes : environments, organisms and strategies for survival / Elanor M. Bell, ed.

Keywords: 574 -- Ecology.
574.2 -- Organisms, influence of environment.
574.2.045 -- Organisms, influence of temperature.
536.48 -- Low temperature phenomena in living things.
574.23 -- Habitat conditions, extreme.
58 -- Botany.
59 -- Zoology.
579 -- Microbiology and bacteriology.
550.47 -- Biogeochemistry.
551.588 -- Climate, effect of man and environment.
E14 -- Glaciology: biological aspects of ice and snow.
(*762.4) -- Scott Coast.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
SPRI record no.: 200485

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