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  • Wetland Ecology

    Wetland Ecology
    av Paul A. Keddy

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521739672

    Richly illustrated and packed with numerous examples, this unique global perspective introduces wetland ecology from basic principles to advanced applications. Thoroughly revised and reorganised, this new edition of this prize-winning textbook begin…

  • Wetlands of Ireland

    Wetlands of Ireland

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781900621885

    Ireland is famous - or notorious - for its wet and mild climate. Because on average more water precipitates than evaporates, the island is rich in wetlands - marshes, swamps, fens, bogs, lagoons, floodplains and wet meadows, to name but a few. Many…

  • Wetlands of Ireland

    Wetlands of Ireland

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781900621892

    Ireland is famous - or notorious - for its wet and mild climate. Because on average more water precipitates than evaporates, the island is rich in wetlands - marshes, swamps, fens, bogs, lagoons, floodplains and wet meadows, to name but a few. Many…

  • Spatial Ecological-Economic Analysis for Wetland Management

    Spatial Ecological-Economic Analysis for Wetland Management
    av Jeroen C. J. M. van den Bergh

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107405110

    Wetlands are very sensitive and valuable ecosystems that are subject to much stress from human activities. The study presented here has developed an innovative triple layer framework for analysis of wetland management. This approach provides support…

  • Spatial Ecological-Economic Analysis for Wetland Management

    Spatial Ecological-Economic Analysis for Wetland Management
    av Jeroen C. J. M. van den Bergh

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521822305

    Wetlands are very sensitive and valuable ecosystems that are subject to much stress from human activities. The study presented here has developed an innovative triple layer framework for analysis of wetland management. This approach provides support…

  • Heavy Metals in the Environment

    Heavy Metals in the Environment

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367398620

    Much of the convenience of modern life resides in sheet metal, the cowling shield of most machines and appliances. However, the load that this takes off human shoulders has to be carried elsewhere, and the Earth has borne the burden. Many of us woke…

  • Unearthed

    Unearthed

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908996879

    'Unearthed: impacts of the Tellus surveys of the north of Ireland details how this unprecedented land and air survey of hidden Ireland rewards us with a more complete understanding of the natural history of this region. It tells an epic story of how…

  • Artificial or Constructed Wetlands

    Artificial or Constructed Wetlands

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367781149

    Artificial or constructed wetlands are an emerging technology particularly for tropical areas with water scarcity. For big cities, the sustainable management of water resources taking into account proper use is always challenging. The book presents…

  • Artificial or Constructed Wetlands

    Artificial or Constructed Wetlands

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138739185

    Artificial or constructed wetlands are an emerging technology particularly for tropical areas with water scarcity. For big cities, the sustainable management of water resources taking into account proper use is always challenging. The book presents…

  • Paludikultur - Bewirtschaftung nasser Moore

    Paludikultur - Bewirtschaftung nasser Moore

    Inbunden - 2016 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783510652822

  • Wetland Techniques

    Wetland Techniques

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789400769069

    Wetlands serve many important functions and provide numerous ecological services such as clean water, wildlife habitat, nutrient reduction, and flood control. Wetland science is a relatively young discipline but is a rapidly growing field due to an…

  • Valuing Ecosystem Services

    Valuing Ecosystem Services
    av R. Kerry Turner

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076154

    Ecosystem services can be broadly defined as the aspects of ecosystems that provide benefits to people. This book provides guidance on the valuation of ecosystem services, using the case of multifunctional wetlands to illustrate and make recommendat…

  • Valuing Ecosystem Services

    Valuing Ecosystem Services
    av R. Kerry Turner

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713542

    Ecosystem services can be broadly defined as the aspects of ecosystems that provide benefits to people. This book provides guidance on the valuation of ecosystem services, using the case of multifunctional wetlands to illustrate and make recommendat…

  • Odds and Ends of a Writer's Life

    Odds and Ends of a Writer's Life
    av Rod Giblett

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781863351997

    Following in the footsteps of Traces of an Active and Contemplative Life 1983-2013 published by Common Ground Research Networks in 2013 which brought together previously published and unpublished articles written over the past 30 years, Odds and End…

  • Odds and Ends of a Writer's Life

    Odds and Ends of a Writer's Life
    av Rod Giblett

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781863351980

    Following in the footsteps of _Traces of an Active and Contemplative Life 1983-2013_ published by Common Ground in 2013, Odds and Ends of a Writer's Life: 2014-2019 brings together some previously published articles and unpublished papers written ov…

  • Wetlands

    Wetlands
    av Peter D. Moore

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816059317

    Wetlands are among the wildest places on Earth. Used throughout the years as a valuable means of transportation and communication and as a source of food, wetlands are found in a wide range of geological settings in almost all parts of the world, an…

  • Canadian Wetlands

    Canadian Wetlands
    av Rod Giblett

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783201761

    In Canadian Wetlands, Rod Giblett reads the Canadian canon against the grain, critiquing its popular representation of wetlands and proposing alternatives by highlighting the work of recent and contemporary Canadian authors, such as Douglas Lochhead…

  • Wetland Plants

    Wetland Plants
    av Julie K. Cronk

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781566703727

    A detailed account of the biology and ecology of vascular wetland plants and their applications in wetland plant science, this text presents a synthesis of wetland plant studies and reviews from biology, physiology, evolution, genetics, engineering,…

  • Wetlands and Urbanization

    Wetlands and Urbanization

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781566703864

    Urbanization affects wetlands in direct and indirect ways. Over the past several decades it has become increasingly apparent that unmanaged runoff is the primary threat to the country's watershed resources. Wetlands and Urbanization: Implications fo…

  • Wetlands

    Wetlands
    av William J. Mitsch

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118676820

    The single most important book on wetlands, newly expanded and updated Wetlands is the definitive guide to this fragile ecosystem, providing the most comprehensive coverage and in-depth information available in print. Recently updated and expanded,…

  • Moore

    Moore
    av Kurt W. Leininger

    Inbunden - 2021 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783702509842

  • The Life of North American Suburbs

    The Life of North American Suburbs

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487520779

    This book chronicles and explains the role of suburbs in North American cities since the mid-twentieth century. Examining fifteen case studies from New York to Vancouver, Atlanta to Chicago, Montreal to Phoenix, The Life of North American Suburbs tr…

  • The Life of North American Suburbs

    The Life of North American Suburbs

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501099

    This book chronicles and explains the role of suburbs in North American cities since the mid-twentieth century. Examining fifteen case studies from New York to Vancouver, Atlanta to Chicago, Montreal to Phoenix, The Life of North American Suburbs tr…

  • Birds of the Lahontan Valley

    Birds of the Lahontan Valley

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874174793

    Deep in the arid vastness of the harsh Great Basin desert, in one of the warmest and driest basins in northern Nevada, lies a wetland oasis that is home to more than 290 species of resident and migratory birds. The Lahontan Valley wetlands, includin…

  • Tropical Wetlands - Innovation in Mapping and Management

    Tropical Wetlands - Innovation in Mapping and Management

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367209643

    This book contains papers presented at the International Workshop on Tropical Wetlands, held in Banjarmasin, Indonesia. This workshop discussed wetland mapping and characterization as well as wetland management for sustainable agriculture. This volu…

  • The Biology of Aquatic and Wetland Plants

    The Biology of Aquatic and Wetland Plants
    av Gary N. Ervin

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781482232042

    The Biology of Aquatic and Wetland Plants is thorough and up to date textbook for aquatic and wetland plant biology. Aquatic plants occupy a crucially important role in maintaining ecosystem health. They are natural biological filters in freshwater…

  • The Everglades

    The Everglades
    av David McCally

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813018270

    This work, aimed at general readers and environmentalists alike, offers a dicussion of the formation, development and history of the Everglades, considered by many to be the most endangered ecosystem in North America. It begins with South Florida's…

  • Ramsar Wetlands

    Ramsar Wetlands

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128178034

    Ramsar Wetlands: Values, Assessment, Management addresses the approaches, successes and limitations of the Ramsar Convention in a changing world, how recent approaches to wetland monitoring and management can contribute to improving wetland state, w…

  • Environmental Restoration and Design for Recreation and Ecotourism

    Environmental Restoration and Design for Recreation and Ecotourism
    av Robert L. France

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781439869864

    A wetland center in London, parks in downtown San Francisco, a wildlife sanctuary in Arcata, and a wetlands park on the outskirts of Las Vegas—what do these urban and suburban locations have in common? They are leading examples of a new restor…

  • Lawyers, Swamps, and Money

    Lawyers, Swamps, and Money
    av Royal C Gardner

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597268158

    "Lawyers, Swamps, and Money" is an accessible, engaging guide to the complex set of laws governing America's wetlands. After explaining the importance of these critical natural areas, this book examines the evolution of federal law, principally the…

  • Lawyers, Swamps, and Money

    Lawyers, Swamps, and Money
    av Royal C Gardner

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597268141

    "Lawyers, Swamps, and Money" is an accessible, engaging guide to the complex set of laws governing America's wetlands. After explaining the importance of these critical natural areas, the book examines the evolution of federal law, principally the C…

  • Streetlife

    Streetlife

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487524814

    Our street-level economy is undergoing dramatic change. Retailers are reeling from the rise of e-commerce, rising rents, and storefront vacancy, along with a cultural shift from material to experiential consumerism. Today, the COVID-19 pandemic is c…

  • Streetlife

    Streetlife

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487507138

    Our street-level economy is undergoing dramatic change. Retailers are reeling from the rise of e-commerce, rising rents, and storefront vacancy, along with a cultural shift from material to experiential consumerism. Today, the COVID-19 pandemic is c…

  • Sundarban Mangrove Wetland

    Sundarban Mangrove Wetland
    av Santosh Kumar Sarkar

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128170946

    Sundarban Mangrove Wetland: A Comprehensive Global Treatise provides an illustrative account of the ecology, biology, conservation and management strategies of this endangered UNESCO World Heritage Site. The book offers a comprehensive and accessibl…

  • Let Them Eat Shrimp

    Let Them Eat Shrimp
    av Kennedy Warne

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597266833

    What's the connection between a plate of king prawns at your local restaurant and murdered fishermen in Honduras, impoverished women in Ecuador, and disastrous hurricanes along America's Gulf coast? Mangroves. Many people have never heard of these s…

  • Let Them Eat Shrimp

    Let Them Eat Shrimp
    av Kennedy Warne

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597263344

    What's the connection between a plate of king prawns at your local restaurant and murdered fishermen in Honduras, impoverished women in Ecuador, and disastrous hurricanes along America's Gulf coast? Mangroves. Many people have never heard of these s…

  • Phytoremediation of Emerging Contaminants in Wetlands

    Phytoremediation of Emerging Contaminants in Wetlands
    av Prabhat Kumar Rai

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815385103

    Phytoremediation with wetland plants is an eco-friendly, aesthetically pleasing, cost-effective, solar-driven, passive technique that is useful for cleaning up environmental pollutants with low to moderate levels of contamination.

  • The Draining of the Fens

    The Draining of the Fens

    Pocket - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781421443300

    How landowners, drainage projectors, and investors worked with the Crown to transform England's waterlogged Fens.2017 Choice Outstanding Academic TitleThe draining of the Fens in eastern England was one of the largest engineering projects in sevente…

  • The Draining of the Fens

    The Draining of the Fens
    av Eric H. Ash

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781421422008

    The draining of the Fens in eastern England was one of the largest engineering projects in seventeenth-century Europe. A series of Dutch and English "projectors," working over several decades and with the full support of the Crown, transformed hundr…

  • U.S. Wetlands

    U.S. Wetlands

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781631178009

  • National Wetlands

    National Wetlands
    av Samuel T. Prescott

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590339558

    Wetlands, with a variety of physical characteristics, are found throughout the country. They are known in different regions as swamps, marshes, fens, potholes, playa lakes, or bogs. Although these places can differ greatly, they all have distinctive…

  • Wetland Ecosystems

    Wetland Ecosystems

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781632398321

  • Wetland Ecosystems

    Wetland Ecosystems

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781773611181

    As a transitional zone between aquatic ecosystems and terrestrial ecosystems, wetlands play important roles in water balance, flood conservation, regulation of the local climate, removal of pollutants, provide wildlife habitat and recreational touri…

  • Wetlands in a Dry Land

    Wetlands in a Dry Land
    av Emily O'Gorman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780295749037

    In the name of agriculture, urban growth, and disease control, humans have drained, filled, or otherwise destroyed nearly 87 percent of the world’s wetlands over the past three centuries. Unintended consequences include biodiversity loss, poor…

  • Wetlands in a Dry Land

    Wetlands in a Dry Land
    av Emily O'Gorman

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780295749150

    In the name of agriculture, urban growth, and disease control, humans have drained, filled, or otherwise destroyed nearly 87 percent of the world’s wetlands over the past three centuries. Unintended consequences include biodiversity loss, poor…

  • Tropical Peatland Ecosystems

    Tropical Peatland Ecosystems

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9784431556800

    This book is an excellent resource for scientists, political decision makers, and students interested in the impact of peatlands on climate change and ecosystem function, containing a plethora of recent research results such as monitoring-sensing-mo…

  • Humid Tropics and Environmental Change

    Humid Tropics and Environmental Change

    Inbunden - 2004 - ISBN: 9780340762769

  • Wetlands

    Wetlands
    av James Bow

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780778707264

    Swamps, bogs, marshes, and estuaries—wetlands come in a variety of forms and are vital for many organisms around the world. Peel back the corners of a wetland and find out what lives there, from herons and algae to alligators and jaguars.

  • The World's Largest Wetlands

    The World's Largest Wetlands

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521834049

    During the past century approximately fifty percent of the world's wetlands have been destroyed, largely due to human activities. Increased human population has lead to shrinkage of wetland areas, and data show that as they shrink, their important f…

  • Climate Change Archaeology

    Climate Change Archaeology
    av Robert Van de Noort

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199699551

    It is beyond doubt that the climate is changing, presenting us with one of the biggest challenges in the twenty-first-century. During the past 150 years, archaeologists have studied the impact of climate change on humanity; however, this information…

  • Sisters of the Lost Marsh

    Sisters of the Lost Marsh

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913322373

    When the Full Moon Fayre makes a rare visit to Hollow-in-the-Marsh, six sisters slip out to see the famous Shadow Man, an enigmatic puppeteer. Afterwards, the oldest sister Grace is missing. Can twelve-year-old Willa save her sister from one fate an…

  • Applied Wetlands Science and Technology

    Applied Wetlands Science and Technology

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781566703598

    This second edition continues in the tradition of the first, providing the fundamentals for delineating, identifying, and regulating wetlands. It covers functions and values, ecological assessments, and how to minimize negative impacts on wetlands.

  • Enduring Records

    Enduring Records
    av Barbara A. Purdy

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781842170489

    In rare instances prehistoric peoples and/or their most fragile creations are preserved when they become accidentally or intentionally entombed in environments that have remained constantly wet, dry, or frozen. The finds are particularly informative…

  • Wetlands: Ecosystem Services, Restoration and Wise Use

    Wetlands: Ecosystem Services, Restoration and Wise Use

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030148607

    This volume explores major wetland ecosystem services, such as climate cooling and water quality improvement, and discusses the recent wetland conservation and restoration activities in China and neighboring countries. The role of wetlands in either…

  • Wetlands: Ecosystem Services, Restoration and Wise Use

    Wetlands: Ecosystem Services, Restoration and Wise Use

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030148638

    This volume explores major wetland ecosystem services, such as climate cooling and water quality improvement, and discusses the recent wetland conservation and restoration activities in China and neighboring countries. The role of wetlands in either…

  • Wetlands

    Wetlands

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789400705500

    The science of wetlands and our understanding of these complex ecosystems have improved considerably. The emergence of multidisciplinary strategies is providing new opportunities and innovative approaches to address issues such as climate change and…

  • Constructed Wetlands and Sustainable Development

    Constructed Wetlands and Sustainable Development
    av Gary Austin

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138908994

    This book explains how with careful planning and design, the functions and performance of constructed wetlands can provide a huge range of benefits to humans and the environment. It documents the current designs and specifications for free water sur…

  • Constructed Wetlands and Sustainable Development

    Constructed Wetlands and Sustainable Development
    av Gary Austin

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138908987

    This book explains how with careful planning and design, the functions and performance of constructed wetlands can provide a huge range of benefits to humans and the environment. It documents the current designs and specifications for free water sur…

  • THE RIBBON OF GREEN

    THE RIBBON OF GREEN

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816525881

    Woody wetlands constitute a relatively small but extremely important part of the landscape in the southwestern United States. These riparian habitats support more than one-third of the region's vascular plant species, are home to a variety of wildli…

  • Wetland Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services, and the Impact of Climate Change

    Wetland Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services, and the Impact of Climate Change

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781799892892

  • Desert Wetlands

    Desert Wetlands
    av Lucian Niemeyer

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826332608

    Water plays different roles in the desert. It appears when we least expect it and hides when we want it most. Rain falls but never reaches the ground, and dry washes abruptly become rivers. One constant holds true: water enables life. In Desert Wetl…

  • Desert Wetlands

    Desert Wetlands
    av Lucian Niemeyer

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826332615

    Water plays different roles in the desert. It appears when we least expect it and hides when we want it most. Rain falls but never reaches the ground, and dry washes abruptly become rivers. One constant holds true: water enables life. In Desert Wetl…

  • Steine, Mammuts, Toteislöcher

    Steine, Mammuts, Toteislöcher
    av Beate Witzel

    Inbunden - 2016 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783939254256

  • Of Men and Marshes

    Of Men and Marshes
    av Paul Errington

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781609381189

    Standing with such environmental classics as Loren Eiseley’s The Immense Journey, his friend and mentor Aldo Leopold’s A Sand County Almanac, and Joseph Wood Krutch’s The Voice of the Desert, Paul Errington’s Of Men and Marsh…

  • Peat Swamp

    Peat Swamp
    av Ataur Rahman

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781619426702

    This book has been written with emphasis on the fundamental engineering principles underlying the peat characteristics, importance of peat, environmental effects of peat, determination of the mechanical properties of peat terrain, mechanisation of p…