Accession Number:

AD0661193

Title:

PLANTS AND MAN ON THE SEYCHELLES COAST.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

LOUISIANA STATE UNIV BATON ROUGE COASTAL STUDIES INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-07-15

Pagination or Media Count:

140.0

Abstract:

Contents Natural setting History of human intervention discovery and exploration, colonization and early plantation period, rise of coconut plantations, modern history of subsidiary commercial crops, present land use and settlement pattern Aboriginal coastal vegetation postulated component species, natural dispersal mechanisms, the question of coconut dispersal, possible ancient introduction of other plants, postulated natural patterns Historic changes in composition of the coastal vegetation native component, plant introduction Present coastal vegetation supratidal vegetation, intertidal vegetation.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Geography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE