Invertebrate communities in hollowing trees
Dr T H Jones, Prof L Boddy
7 January 2019
Background. In standing trees, most decay occurs in the heartwood (heart-rot). The rotted hearts of trees release nutrients for tree growth and provide habitat for assemblages of saproxylic bacteria and fungi, invertebrates and vertebrates.
NERC GW4 FRESH CDT - The electric ecology of freshwater habitats
Prof D Robert, Prof M Genner
17 December 2018
Essential to all biomes, freshwater is put under pressure by urbanisation and human populations, by demands of intensive agriculture, and various damages incurred through anthropogenic pollution.