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  1. Modeling morphodynamic evolution in alluvial estuaries

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Mick van der Wegen

    The main objective of this research is to investigate the governing processes and characteristics that drive morphodynamic evolution in alluvial estuaries by application of a process-based numerical model (Delft3D). It is of utmost importance to understand estuarine processes so that impact of...

    Published December 30th 2010 by CRC Press

  2. Restorative Redevelopment of Devastated Ecocultural Landscapes

    By Robert L. France

    Series: Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Deve

    A fusion of ecological restoration and sustainable development, restorative redevelopment represents an emerging paradigm for remediating landscapes. Rather than merely fixing the broken bits and pieces of nature, restorative development advocates the reuse of devastated landscapes to improve the...

    Published July 19th 2010 by CRC Press

  3. The Environment

    Science, Issues, and Solutions

    By Mohan K. Wali, Fatih Evrendilek, M. Siobhan Fennessy

    Students have questions, this book has answers: What is the structure and function of natural systems? Where and how do populations and communities live? How have human impacts altered ecosystems? How can we lessen impacts and create long term solutions? Challenging Times Demand Changing...

    Published July 30th 2009 by CRC Press

  4. Land Use Scenarios

    Environmental Consequences of Development

    By Alan W. Shearer, David A. Mouat, Scott D. Bassett, Michael W. Binford, Craig W. Johnson, Justin A. Saarinen, Alan W. Gertler, Julide Koracin

    Series: Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Deve

    Any alteration of the natural processes occurring on a piece of land will have expected as well as unanticipated effects, and those effects have little regard for arbitrary human boundaries. Consequently, it is not enough for land managers to consider only how they might maintain the parcels for...

    Published January 14th 2009 by CRC Press

  5. European Forest Recreation and Tourism

    A Handbook

    Edited by Simon Bell, Murray Simpson, Lisa Tyrväinen, Tuija Sievänen, Ulrike Pröbstl

    In an increasingly urbanized world more and more people are turning to our forests and woodland for recreation and tourism. Planning and providing for this growing demand poses challenges that need to be addressed by managers and designers alike. Based on a study of forest recreation from across...

    Published December 12th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  6. Geoinformation Technologies for Geo-Cultural Landscapes: European Perspectives

    Edited by Andreas Vassilopoulos, Niki Evelpidou, Oliver Bender, Alenka Krek

    The focal main objective of the book is to constitute a meaningful linkage among research problems, geoinformation methods and corresponding applications. The research goals, related both to theoretical and practical issues, derive from multidisciplinary fields such as archaeology, history,...

    Published December 4th 2008 by CRC Press

  7. Applied Principles of Horticultural Science

    3rd Edition

    By Laurie Brown

    Applied Principles of Horticultural Science is that critical thing for all students of horticulture - a book that teaches the theory of horticultural science through the practice of horticulture itelf.The book is divided into three sections - Plant science, Soil science, Pest and disease. Each...

    Published August 15th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Design for Outdoor Recreation

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Bell

    Design for Outdoor Recreation takes a detailed look at all aspects of design of facilities needed by visitors to outdoor recreation destinations. The book is a comprehensive manual for planners, designers and managers of recreation taking them through the processes of design and enabling them to...

    Published July 2nd 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  9. The Dynamic Landscape

    Design, Ecology and Management of Naturalistic Urban Planting

    Edited by Nigel Dunnett, James Hitchmough

    The last quarter of the twentieth century witnessed a burgeoning interest in ecological or naturally inspired use of vegetation in the designed landscape. More recently a strong aesthetic element has been added to what was formerly a movement aimed at creating nature-like landscapes. The Dynamic...

    Published May 2nd 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Designing Sustainable Forest Landscapes

    By Simon Bell, Dean Apostol

    Designing Sustainable Forest Landscapes is a definitive guide to the design and management of forest landscapes, covering the theory and principles of forest design as well as providing practical guidance on methods and tools. Including a variety of international case studies the book focuses on...

    Published December 24th 2007 by Taylor & Francis