This book covers selected papers that were presented by participants at a 'Wetland Invitational' held in Columbus Ohio, USA in May 2003. They are divided, by subject matter into four general categories: Restoration of a large river basin and delta; Long-term wetland restoration; Creation of wetlands for mitigation of wetland loss; Conservation and restoration of the world's wetlands. This book provides key integrated, long-term assessments. It covers a selection of the world's most significant wetlands. It addresses management approaches for wetland conservation, creation and restoration.
- Limba : Engleza
- Cuprins : Editorial Wetland creation, restoration, and conservation: A Wetland Invitational at the Olentangy River Wetland Research Park; W.J. Mitsch Restoration of a large river basin and delta Implications of global climatic change and energy cost and availability for the restoration of the Mississippi Delta; J.W. Day et al. Nitrate-nitrogen retention by wetlands in the Mississippi River Basin; W.J. Mitsch, J.W. Day, Jr., L. Zhang, and R. Lane Nutrient farming: The business of environmental management; D.L. Hey, L.S. Urban, and J. Kostel Long-term wetland restoration Hambleton Island restoration: Environmental Concerns first wetland creation project; E.W. Garbish Landscape restoration following phosphate mining: Thirty years of co-evolution of science, industry, and regulation; M.T. Brown Creation of wetlands for mitigation of wetland loss Are we purveyors of wetland homogeneity? A model of degradation and restoration to improve wetland mitigation performance; R.P. Brooks, D.H. Wardrop, C.A. Cole, and D.A. Campbell C
- Data Publicarii : 09 Dec 2005
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 182
- ISBN : 9780444521347