Insects and Sustainability of Ecosystem Services

Insects and Sustainability of Ecosystem Services (Social Environmental Sustainability) by Timothy D. Schowalter
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1466553901 | ISBN-13: 9781466553903 | 362 pages | PDF | 67,5 MB

With few exceptions, insects are perceived in industrialized countries as undesirable pests. In reality, relatively few insects interfere with us or our resources. Most have benign or positive effects on ecosystem services, and many represent useful resources in non-industrialized countries.