Welcome to Essentials of Ecology

Welcome to the resources website for the Third Edition of Essentials of Ecology by Colin R. Townsend, Michael Begon, and John L. Harper.

This website provides student and instructor resources to complement the new edition of the book, including:

  • New interactive multiple-choice tutorials for self-testing
  • A modeling tool to help you understand the concepts behind four basic ecological mathematical models
  • All figures from the book for downloading
  • Additional resources: a glossary, suggested further reading, and useful web links