Boër, Benno

Sabkha Ecosystems

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Table of contents

1. Prospects of Environmentally Friendly Farms for Food Security in Hot and Dry Coastal Areas Based on Seawater Irrigation and Wasteproducts – An Inspirational Proposal
Benno Böer, M. Ajmal Khan, Hans-Werner Koyro, Kenneth B. Marcum

2. Halophytic Life in Brazilian Salt Flats: Biodiversity, Uses and Threats
César Serra Bonifácio Costa, Oriel Bonilla Herrera

3. Physiological Ecology of Psammophytic and Halophytic Plant Species from Coastal Plains in Northern South America
Ernesto Medina

4. Morphophysiology and Biochemistry of Prosopis strombulifera Under Salinity. Are Halophytes Tolerant to All Salts?
Mariana Reginato, Analía Llanes, Genoveva Devinar, Fabián Garello, M. Virginia Luna

5. A Review of the North American Halophyte Suaeda linearis (Ell.) Moq.
Robert I. Lonard, Frank W. Judd, Richard Stalter, J. Jed Brown

6. Assessing Seed Germination Responses of Great Basin Halophytes to Various Exogenous Chemical Treatments Under Saline Conditions
Bilquees Gul, Abdul Hameed, Darrell J. Weber, M. Ajmal Khan

7. Genetic Variability of Three Annual Halophyte Species in an Inland Salt Marsh Through Time
Christy T. Carter, Harvey E. Ballard, Irwin A. Ungar

8. The Impact of Lake Bonneville and Lake Lahontan on the Halophytes of the Great Basin
Darrell J. Weber

9. Halophytic Flora of Argentina: A Checklist and an Analysis of its Diversity
Juan José Cantero, Virginia Palchetti, César O. Núñez, Gloria E. Barboza

10. Coastal Environments in the Bahía Blanca Estuary, Argentina
Paula Daniela Pratolongo, María Julia Piovan, Diana Graciela Cuadrado

Sarcocornia magellanica (Phil.) M. A. Alonso & M. B. Crespo: A Halophyte Native of Tierra Del Fuego (Argentina) Irrigated With Sea Water for Human Consumption and Sheep Meat Production
Oscar Bianciotto, Edgar Omar Rueda Puente, Alicia Y. Blessio

12. Design Concept of a Reverse Osmosis Reject Irrigated Landscape: Connecting Source to Sabkha
Cylphine Bresdin, Margaret Livingston, Edward P. Glenn

13. The Seed Bank of a Hypersaline Shrub Community in the Bahamas
Kendall A. Hanley, Brianne M. Walsh, Todd P. Egan

14. Salt Contaminated Water Phytotreatment by Constructed Wetland
B. Morteau

15. Agriculture and Sheep Production on Patagonian Sabkahs with Sarcocornia neei Irrigated with Seawater (Chubut – Argentina)
M. E. Arce, Oscar Bianciotto, M. S. Stronati, M. S. Yepes, A. Y. Blessio, F. M. Aras

16. Germination and Growth of Panicum virgatum Cultivars in a NaCl Gradient
Michael A. Carson, Seton Bachle, Amy N. Morris

17. Floristic Diversity of Halophytic Plants of Mexico
Hilda Flores-Olvera, Alexander Czaja, José Luis Estrada-Rodríguez, Ulises Romero Méndez

18. Soil-Plant Relationships in the Sabkhat of America
Marcos S. Karlin

19. Effects of Competition, Salinity and Disturbance on the Growth of Poa pratensis (Kentucky Bluegrass) and Puccinellia nuttalliana (Nuttall’s Alkaligrass)
Ashleigh Anne Gilbert, Lauchlan Hugh Fraser

20. Ecophysiology of Native Species from Patagonian Monte, Argentina
Ana M. Cenzano, M. Celeste Varela, M. Virginia Luna

Distichlis palmeri: An Endemic Grass in the Coastal Sabkhas of the Northern Gulf of California and a Potential New Grain Crop for Saltwater Agriculture
Cylphine Bresdin, Edward P. Glenn

22. Effect by Plant Growth Promoting Bacteria (Azospirillum halopraeferens and Klebsiella pneumoniae) on Lipid Value in Seed of the Halophyte Salicornia bigelovii Torr.
José Luis Garcia Hernández, Luis Guillermo Hernández-Montiel, Ramón Zulueta-Rodríguez, Miguel V. Cordoba-Matson, Jesús Ortega-García, Bernardo Murillo-Amador, Jesus López Elías, Marco A. Huez Lopez, José Jiménez León, Oscar Bianciotto, Edgar Omar Rueda Puente

23. Factors Affecting Buttonwood (Conocarpus erectus L.) Germination
Todd P. Egan, Alexia E. Strzalka

24. Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria Associated to Halophytes: Potential Applications in Agriculture
Jorge Sáenz-Mata, Rubén Palacio-Rodríguez, Homero Sánchez-Galván, Nagamani Balagurusamy

25. Erratum: Sabkha Ecosystems Volume V: The Americas
M. Ajmal Khan, Benno Boër, Münir Özturk, Miguel Clüsener-Godt, Bilquees Gul, Siegmar-W. Breckle

Keywords: Life Sciences, Ecosystems, Plant Ecology, Environmental Management, Sustainable Development

Publication year
Tasks for Vegetation Science
Page amount
24 pages
Natural Sciences
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