By André Läuchli, Ulrich Lüttge
This e-book addresses the responses of vegetation to salinity. even if salinity is a standard environmental issue for marine organisms, for almost all of land crops excessive soil salinity is an environmental constraint that limits progress, productiveness, and general plant capabilities. Salinity is very common in arid/semiarid climates the place crop construction depends upon irrigation. A finished process is taken during this publication. After discussing salinity as an environmental soil issue and its international influence on ecosystems, plant responses are lined from the whole-plant point via metabolic alterations to the underlying molecular and genetic mechanisms. unlike different books during this topic zone, which specialise in definite elements of plant responses to salinity or are convention court cases, this can be the one complete new booklet in this topic, written via specialists within the box. The meant point of readership is graduate scholars and complicated researchers attracted to environmental biology and particularly within the sector of mechanisms of environment-plant interactions.