This book provides in-depth information on Caatinga’s
geographical boundaries and ecological systems, including plants,
insects, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. It
also discusses the major threats to the region’s socio-ecological
systems and includes chapters on climate change and fast and
large-scale land-use changes, as well as slow and small-scale
changes, also known as chronic human disturbances. Subsequent... more...