Essays about: "plant-animal interactions"

Found 1 essay containing the words plant-animal interactions.

  1. 1. Neighbourhood effects as a plant defence against ungulate herbivory

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Bregje Koster; [2012]
    Keywords : winter browsing; plant-animal interactions; associational effects; scale; large herbivores; palatability; Sweden;

    Abstract : For large herbivores patch selection is highly influenced by the presence of plant species and biomass that allows them the highest protein and energy intake. From the plant point of view browsing is seen as damage and loss of fitness and plants evolved different strategies to avoid or tolerate herbivory. READ MORE