While there is not a single textbook that sufficiently covers all the material in this course, below are a few that will contain very helpful information that will supplement the material from the lectures. They are not required, as the teaching on the course will be comprehensive, but they may be of interest to students who are fascinated by any of the topics covered. Specific and additional references may be provided by individual lecturers during the lecture series
Campbell, NA and Reece, JB (2008) Biology.8th Ed. Pearson Education Inc. (Unit 8)
Cain, ML, Bowman, WD and Hacker, SD (2011) Ecology. 2nd Ed. Sinauer Associates Inc.
Townsend, CR, Begon, M and Harper, JL (2008) Essential of Ecology. 3rd Ed. Blackwell Publishing.
Cotgreave, P and Forseth, I (2002) Introductory Ecology. 3rd Ed. Blackwell Science.
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This article was published on Oct 14, 2009