3 edition of Environmental Restoration (Water Science and Technology , Vol 37 No 8) found in the catalog.
June 1, 1998
by IWA Publishing
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||258|
SER’s book series, “The Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration”, is published in partnership with Island Press and has grown to include 28 full-length titles. Books cover a wide range of topics, from the scientific principles underlying restoration and the philosophical underpinnings of the discipline, to issues and strategies for restoring specific ecosystem types and field. Organises key essays that outline philosophical perspectives on the practice of environmental restoration. This book outlines a range of issues about the values, beliefs, and attitudes that inform our assessment of restoration. It focuses on the philosophical issues underlying restoration ecology.
First book to discuss the fundamental science of NZVI and its field scale engineering applications for environmental remediation and restoration Discusses in-situ and ex-situ applications for cleaning up contaminants like nonaqueous phase liquids, chlorinated and non chlorinated organics, pesticides, herbicides, metals, and ionic species. Ravi Jain Ph.D., P.E., M. Diana Webb M.L.A., in Handbook of Environmental Engineering Assessment, Uses of Ecorisk Analyses. Ecorisk is often associated with environmental remediation work such as pollution prevention, waste management, environmental restoration, and environmental r, ecorisk also can be applied to more traditional impact assessment .
* Steven I. Apfelbaum, Ecological Restoration * Ecological Restoration is a well-written, well-produced, and well-illustrated overview of the science of restoration ecology. The text is clear and readable. It recognizes the biological, social, and (to a lesser degree) economic aspects of modern restoration. Environmental restoration. [Francisco Asensio Cerver] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Francisco Asensio Cerver. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:
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Environmental Restoration is the product of a ground-breaking conference on ecological restoration, held in January at the University of California, Berkeley. It offers an overview from the nation's leading experts of the most current techniques of restoration, including examples of the complex and subtle biological interactions we must understand to ensure rs cover restoration of Format: Paperback.
While some argue that environmental restoration is a new paradigm for environmentalism, others maintain that it is just more human domination of nature. The ongoing debate will help to shape environmentalism in the 21st century. A concise introduction by William M Throop outlines a range of issues about the values, beliefs, and attitudes that Author: William Throop.
Ecological Restoration provides a comprehensive overview of the strategies being used around the world to reverse human impacts to landscapes, ecosystems, and species. out of 5 stars 6 This book does an admirable job summarizing the current state of a diverse and ever-changing field."--Truman P.
Young, Ecological Restoration4/4(7). Leading environmental philosophers and restorationists, including Robert Elliot, William Jordan, Eric Katz, Steve Packard, and Holmes Rolston, are is the only anthology that focuses on the philosophical issues underlying restoration ecology.
Primer of Ecological Restoration is a well-written and timely introduction to the field from someone who knows it better than most. This book lays out the major considerations for how to help a damaged ecosystem recover, and the framework is general enough 5/5(6).
Haudenosaunee Environmental Restoration book An Indigenous Strategy for Human Sustainability This document, released inis intended to educate and inform people about the environmental challenges facing the Haudenosaunee Confederacy and its individual Nations.
The discipline of restoration ecology aims to provide a scientifically sound basis for the reconstruction of degraded or destroyed ecosystems to produce self-supporting systems. This new text provides a current, comprehensive overview of this developing area of study that is ideal for the upper-level undergraduate or graduate level course.5/5(8).
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Our services include site remediation, environmental construction, emergency response and other technical services. The book: identifies fundamental concepts upon which restoration is based considers the principles of restoration practice explores the diverse values that are fulfilled with the restoration of.
Environmental Restoration is the product of a ground-breaking conference on ecological restoration, held in January at the University of California, Berkeley. It offers an overview from the nation's leading experts of the mcurrtechniques of restoration, including examples of the complex and Pages: Environmental Restoration is the product of a ground-breaking conference on ecological restoration, held in January at the University of California, Berkeley.
It offers an overview from the nation's leading experts of the most current techniques of restoration, including examples of the complex and subtle biological interactions we must understand to ensure rs cover.
(shelved 1 time as environmental-conservation) avg rating — 57, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Environmental Restoration Every year oil and hazardous substances are discharged into our waterways, contaminating valuable wetlands and shellfish beds, closing fisheries and beaches, and increasing navigational dredging costs.
Ship groundings destroy countless acres of seagrass beds and coral reefs annually. Environmental restoration is closely allied with ecological restoration or environmental remediation.
In the U.S., remediation is the term used more in the realms of industry, public policy, and civil services.
Environmental restoration is a term common in the citizens’ environmental movement. In the edition of his book Restoring the Earth: How Americans are Working to Renew our Damaged.
Environmental remediation and restoration aim to reduce exposure to radiation from contaminated soil or groundwater. This book provides a comprehensive overview of this area.
Part 1 provides an introduction to the different types of contaminated site and their characteristics. Ecological restoration is a rapidly growing discipline that encompasses a wide range of activities and brings together practitioners and theoreticians from a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, ranging from volunteer backyard restorationists to highly trained academic scientists and professional consultants.
Primer of Ecological Restoration book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The pace, intensity, and scale at which humans have alter. The book begins with a description of current practices and the state of knowledge in particular areas of restoration, and then identifies new directions that will help the field achieve increasing levels of future success.
Part I provides basic background about ecological and environmental restoration. Midwest Book Review "One of our best tools for confronting urgent global environmental challenges is ecological restoration, described with clarity and skill in this revised edition of the book that sets the standards in this field.
Peter H. Raven, President Emeritus, Missouri Botanical Garden. The conservation and restoration of books, manuscripts, documents and ephemera is an activity dedicated to the preservation and protection of items of historical and personal value made primarily from paper, parchment, and applied to cultural heritage conservation activities are generally undertaken by a primary goal of conservation is to preserve the lifespan of.Ecological Restoration Susan M.
Galatowitsch. Sinauer Associates is an imprint of Oxford University Press. Ecological Restoration provides a comprehensive overview of the strategies being used around the world to reverse human impacts to landscapes, ecosystems, and species.
This book aims to improve the outcomes of restoration practice by strengthening the connections between ecological.The book also provides a solid scientific background for managers, volunteers, and mid-career professionals involved in the practice of ecological restoration.
Review of the first edition: "I suspect that this volume will find its way onto the shelves of many restoration researchers and practitioners and will be used as a key text in graduate.