Palm Trees of the Amazon
travels on the Amazon and its tributaries from 1848 to ... "feathery palm trees" in our popular works. ..... and is rubbed away or falls off, leaving the stem bare.
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Falling palm fronds structure Amazonian rainforest sapling
Apr 20, 2004 ... port structures is a nearly universal aspect of tree life history, and can be a ... falling I. deltoidea debris may be influencing sapling community ... there was evidence that the apical meristem had been broken off. Evidence of a ...
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Eating Up the Amazon - Greenpeace
Feb 6, 2006 ... trees standing in isolation in the middle of ... Fire used to clear the land usually kills the trees. .... fell for the first time in nearly ten years,20 due largely to ... began to take off, led by US-based multinationals such as ADM.
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Interactions among Amazon land use, forests and climate: prospects
Feb 11, 2008 ... run-off to the oceans. .... trees in a central Amazon forest avoided drought by absorbing .... tree mortality threshold is exceeded when PAW falls.
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Rainforest Trees - Dr John Feltwell
that there are as many as 6,350 species of tree in Peru.1. It's helpful, therefore, if there is .... The capsule lid falls off, allowing the seeds to be taken away by small ...
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Consistent, small effects of treefall disturbances on the - Rainfor
then falls as community composition changes from being characterized by a .... events of this scale dominate tree mortality in Amazonia (Espırito-. Santo et al. 2014) ..... this trade-off and many species are intermediate, strong posi- tive effects of ...
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Impacts of experimentally imposed drought on leaf respiration and
foliar carbon emissions, specific leaf area, leaf area index, through-fall exclusion experiment ... sured responses of Amazon forest soil CO2 efflux may be off-.
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Rain Forest Animals: Canopy
Instead, the rain falls on the canopy trees and the water drips off slowly. TWO- TOED SLOTH ... of the Amazon Rain Forest catch these frogs and put them near ...
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Habitat association among Amazonian tree species: a landscape
Western Amazonia supports the world's most tree ... sampled at least 19 000 Amazonian trees, but the lim- ..... ever, the proportion of habitat indicators falls off.
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Amazon Water Cycle Role-play - California Academy of Sciences
traveling 6,400 km (4,000 miles) to the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Brazil. ... during the warm daytime, trees draw water up the stem so that soil nutrients ...
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Parts Of The Water Cycle - California Academy of Sciences
Amazon Water Cycle Role-play. Teacher ... Roots of the great kapok trees that line the. Amazon ... drops that fall on the soil within their reach, and ... off the top!
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Supplemental Text (pdf) - Atmospheric Sciences
Nov 28, 2003 ... Carbon in Amazon forests: Unexpected seasonal fluxes and disturbance- induced .... of trees with DBH>55cm in 48-ha around the eddy flux tower location .... We observe, however, that mean hourly NEE falls off significantly at.
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The Amazon flood plain forest tree Maquira coriacea - CiteSeerX
workers have described aspects of autecology of tropical forest tree species from .... Fruits falling during the inundation germinate when the water recedes, ... attacks on seedlings are rare, but longer dry periods cause many seedlings to die off.
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The rise and fall of the Refugial Hypothesis of Amazonian - SciELO
The rise and fall of the Refugial Hypothesis of Amazonian Speciation: a paleo- .... Cut off from the .... logenies have a tree with a basal division that separates.
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Surface Soil Changes Following Selective Logging in an Eastern
ABSTRACT: In the Brazilian Amazon, selective logging is second only to ... foliar nutrients for mature forest trees were also determined and compared to that of fresh .... rainfall averages 2000 mm yr−1 with most inputs falling during the wet season ... logging decks, where logs are temporarily stacked for movement off site;.
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The Amazon's Vicious Cycles - Woods Hole Research Center
fall during the crop growing season may decline in the grain .... trees of the Amazon contain 90-140 billion tonnes of ..... comes from moist air rising off the land.
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Last of the Amazon - Scott Wallace
an additional 20 percent of the trees will be lost over the next two .... AMAZON. Each year, thousands of square miles of. Brazil's rain forest fall to agriculture.
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In the Amazon Jungle - Brasiliana USP
Sometimes the rubber-worker finds it necessary to tap his tree to a height of twenty to ... rising and falling because of the enormous flood- ..... the cut-off foliage.".
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Soil physical conditions limit palm and tree basal area in Amazonian
Mar 8, 2013 ... proportion of stems that die uprooted or snapped off by other falling trees is generally greater in sandy and water- logged soils (Toledo et al.
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Low stocks of coarse woody debris in a southwest Amazonian forest
However, annual inputs, estimated from long-term data on tree mortality rates in the ..... Class 2: solid wood, but with no fine branches, and bark starting to fall off.
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