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Title Ecological relations in historical times : human impact and adaptation / edited by Robin A. Butlin and Neil Roberts.
Imprint Oxford ; Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell, 1995.


 Main Stacks  GF75 .E25 1995    AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 344 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series The Institute of British Geographers special publications series ; 32.
Special publications series (Institute of British Geographers) ; 32.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Biotic communities -- History.
Landscape changes -- History.
Agricultural ecology.
Contents Ecological relations in historical times / Neil Roberts and Robin A. Butlin -- Machair vegetation of South Uist and Barra in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland : its interacting ecological, geomorphic and historical dimensions / David D. Gilbertson...[et. al.] -- Lake-sediment record of changing land-use intensity on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland / Jane A. Entwistle...[et. al.] -- Scottish broad : historical, stratigraphic and numerical studies associated with polleniferous deposits at Kilconquhar Loch / Graeme Whittington and Kevin F. Edwards --
Rising cloud of midges in the Scottish Highlands? / Alasdair Roberts -- Medieval land use, agriculture and environmental change on Lindisfarne (Holy Island), Northumbria / K. Walsh...[et. al.] -- Rough and cold country : farming and landscape changes in northern Snowdonia since c. 1600 / Mark Brayshay and Andrew Williams -- Social, economic and environmental change in the fen and fen-edge region of East Cambridgeshire in the nineteenth century / Robin A. Butlin -- Woodland history and plant indicator species in north-east Yorkshire, England / Richard Gulliver --
Ancient "Saami" in Finnish Lapland and their impact on the forest vegetation / Christian Carpelan and Sheila Hicks -- Introductions, extinctions or continuity? Faunal change in the North Atlantic Islands / Jon P. Sadler and Peter Skidmore -- By-passing Ellis Island : insect immigration to North America / Paul C. Buckland, Allan C. Ashworth and Don W. Schwert -- Question of Landnám : pollen, charcoal and insect studies on Papey, eastern Iceland / Paul C. Buckland...[et. al.] --
Ecological responses to ecosystem shock in the island Caribbean : the aftermath of Columbus, 1492-1992 / David Watts -- Human impact on the wetlands of Belize, Central America / David A. Furley...[et. al.] -- Invasion and transformation of California's valley grassland, a Mediterranean analogue ecosystem / Mark A. Blumler.
Other Author Butlin, R. A. (Robin Alan), 1938-
Roberts, Neil, 1953-