10 Ecology Books Recommended by Grad Students

best books about ecology

If you’re looking to learn more about ecology then you’re going to want to read these books.

We surveyed a group of ecology grad students to put together this list of essential reading on ecology.

We think we’ve come up with a list of books that really will ensure that you are properly informed on the ecological issues of the day as well as the rich history of this exciting and relatively new scientific field.

Greenpeace: How a Group of Ecologists, Journalists, and Visionaries Changed the World

This is a book that is much about the ecology of an organization as it is of global ecology.

It’s not one of the hefty ecology textbooks that you might have expected on this list.

It’s the story of Greenpeace and how the campaigning organization ended up at the forefront of ecological science.

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Final Thoughts On Books On The Natural World

We hope that you’ve enjoyed our list of the best books on ecology and the natural world and that you’ve picked up one or two to read right now.

If you’re still looking for a good book after you make it through these then you might also appreciate A Trillion Trees and The Nature of Nature. You might also enjoy our list of the best books on Gaia Theory.