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The assessment and interpretation of ecological impacts in human-dominated environments

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  05 October 2007

Dipartimento di Biologia, Università di Pisa, Via A. Volta 656126 Pisa, Italy
Centre for Research on Ecological Impacts of Coastal Cities, Marine Ecology Laboratories A11, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Dipartimento di Biologia, Università di Pisa, Via A. Volta 656126 Pisa, Italy


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