Geography and Natural Resources

, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp 105–112 | Cite as

Primary bioproductivity of mountain landscapes in the system of regional connections (Exemplified by the greater caucasus)

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Abstract

A structural-functional modeling of the mountainous physical-geographical country has been carried out, based on its conceptual representation as an oroclimatic system. The study revealed a statistically reliable mapping of phytobiota productivity onto the coordinates of a multidimensional ecological space, i.e. the mountain morphostructure, hydrothermics and zonal-regional structure of vegetation cover.

Keywords

mountainous country landscape connections primary bioproductivity mapping information-based modeling 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. G. Kolomyts
    • 1
  • N. A. Surova
    • 1
  • L. S. Sharaya
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Ecology of the Volga BasinRussian Academy of SciencesTolyattiRussia

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