Applied Wetlands Science and Technology, Second Edition by Donald M. Kent

By Donald M. Kent

carrying on with the culture of excellence validated through the 1st variation, the second one version of utilized Wetlands technological know-how and expertise offers the basics for delineating, deciding on, and regulating wetlands. It covers capabilities and values, ecological exams, and the way to lessen detrimental affects on wetlands. The publication additionally offers crucial info on wetland construction, enhancement, recovery, and tracking. chosen administration issues contain designing and coping with wetlands for natural world, dealing with coastal marshes, and wetlands education.

Three new chapters within the moment Edition:

Wetlands Mitigation Banking-discusses the aim, coverage, and know-how of mitigation banking
Watershed Management-covers the most up-tp-date remediation know-how because it relates to wetlands
Managing international Wetlands-describes the category and administration of wetlands in the course of the world

Written by way of wetland pros, this crucial consultant furnishes huge details on how wetlands functionality, how they are often safe, and the way they are often controlled. spotting that every and each scenario is exclusive and calls for particular strategies, utilized Wetlands technological know-how and know-how, moment version makes a speciality of supplying instructions for powerful selection making.

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