The nature of vegetation

  • John Miles
Part of the Outline Studies in Ecology book series (OSE)


Vegetation dynamics is the study of changes in vegetation with time. Such changes were recognized as long ago as ca. 300 B.C. by Theophrastus [1], while increasingly detailed and critical descriptions have been made over the last three centuries [2].


Seed Bank Primary Species Successional Change Secondary Succession Primary Succession 
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© J. Miles 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Miles
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  1. 1.Institute of Terrestrial EcologyBanchory, KincardineshireUK

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