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Resilience and restoration of soft-bottom near-shore ecosystems

Soft-Bottom Near-Shore Ecosystems


Mangrove Forest Seagrass Meadow Shrimp Farm Shrimp Pond Alternate Stable State 



We would like to thank the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for organising the Open Science Meeting held in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on September 27–29, 2005. We are grateful to Jelle Ferwerda and Hans de Iongh for helping us to edit this special issue.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Resource Ecology GroupWageningen UniversityWageningenThe Netherlands

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