Accession Number : AD0646514

Title :   SOUTH AMERICAN SAVANNAS COMPARATIVE STUDIES LIANOS AND GUYANA.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. of Savanna Research Project.

Corporate Author : MCGILL UNIV MONTREAL (QUEBEC) DEPT OF GEOGRAPHY

Report Date : DEC 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : This is the first in a series of comparative studies of savannas of South America. The major objective is to provide basic quantitative information on the composition and structure of the vegatation of the savanna ecosystem. This dats is presented in a preliminary form as there is considerable demand for such data by botanists, ecologists, palynologists and geographers currently active in the field.

Descriptors :   (*ECOLOGY, SOUTH AMERICA), (*GEOGRAPHY, SOUTH AMERICA), TERRAIN, PLANTS(BOTANY), GRASSES, TREES, HYDROLOGY, SOILS, CLIMATE

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE