Accession Number : AD0697006

Title :   THE SYNECOLOGY OF THE VALDIVIAN RAIN FOREST, LAGUNA FRIAS, ARGENTINA.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC FOREIGN FIELD RESEARCH PROGRAM

Personal Author(s) : Wilhelm, Eugene J., Jr

Report Date : SEP 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 91

Abstract : Nahuel Huapi National Park, Laguna Frias, Argentina, possesses a unique trait in its temperate rain forest. The purpose of the study was to obtain information on surface configuration, drainage, climatic relations, soils and general plant life conditions. Included also is a description of the rain forest, its epiphytic communities, tree reproduction and plant-animal relationships.

Descriptors :   *ECOLOGY), (*TREES, DRAINAGE, CLIMATE, SOILS, REPRODUCTION(PHYSIOLOGY), ANIMALS, PLANT TISSUE, BIRDS, ACCLIMATIZATION, TERRAIN, ABUNDANCE, LIFE CYCLES, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA.

Subject Categories : Ecology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE