Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Landscape Conservation, Maintenance and Management Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 70 new and published books in the subject of Landscape Conservation, Maintenance and Management — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 4

  1. 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 1st 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  2. 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 23rd 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Designing the Reclaimed Landscape

    Edited by Alan Berger

    The first practical yet in-depth exploration of how to reclaim the post-industrial landscape, this volume includes excellent case studies by practitioners and policy makers from around the US, giving first rate practical examples. The book addresses new thinking about landscape, which applies new...

    Published December 12th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Wetland and Water Resource Modeling and Assessment

    A Watershed Perspective

    Edited by Wei Ji

    Series: Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Deve

    As a wetland of international importance located in China, the Poyang Lake Basin's incredible topographical and biological diversity has provided a congregating point for scientists from around the world to engage in cross-disciplinary research. In particular, the International Conference on Poyang...

    Published December 12th 2007 by CRC Press

  5. Handbook of Regenerative Landscape Design

    By Robert L. France

    Series: Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Deve

    What if environmentally damaged landscapes could not only be remediated from an ecological standpoint, but also designed to replenish an entire community as well as the nature surrounding it? The Handbook of Regenerative Landscape Design incorporates ecology, engineering, sociology, and design...

    Published October 17th 2007 by CRC Press

  6. Open Space: People Space

    Edited by Catharine Ward Thompson, Penny Travlou

    Highly visual and containing contributions from leading names in landscape, architecture and design, this volume provides a rare insight into people’s engagement with the outdoor environment; looking at the ways in which the design of spaces and places meets people’s needs and desires in the...

    Published September 5th 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Science and Conservation of Vernal Pools in Northeastern North America

    Ecology and Conservation of Seasonal Wetlands in Northeastern North America

    By Aram J. K. Calhoun, Phillip G. DeMaynadier

    Synthesizes Decades of Research on Vernal Pools Science Pulling together information from a broad array of sources, Science and Conservation of Vernal Pools in Northeastern North America is a guide to the issues and solutions surrounding seasonal pools. Drawing on 15 years of experience, the...

    Published August 12th 2007 by CRC Press

  8. Professional Practice for Landscape Architects

    2nd Edition

    By Nicola Garmory, Rachel Tennant, Clare Winsch

    This book, organised in an extremely-user friendly manner, equips the landscape architect with all of the required knowledge in business and law. It is of great value to Landscape architects throughout their academic and professional life. Landscape architecture students will find this book vital...

    Published February 5th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Land Use Change and Mountain Biodiversity

    Edited by Eva M. Spehn, Maximo Liberman, Christian Korner

    Part of the worldwide biodiversity program DIVERSITAS, the Global Mountain Biodiversity Assessment (GMBA) assesses the biological richness of high-elevation biota. GMBA’s focus includes the uppermost forest regions or their substitute rangeland vegetation, the treeline ecotone, and the alpine and...

    Published January 12th 2006 by CRC Press

  10. Environmental Soil-Landscape Modeling

    Geographic Information Technologies and Pedometrics

    Edited by Sabine Grunwald

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    Environmental Soil-Landscape Modeling: Geographic Information Technologies and Pedometrics presents the latest methodological developments in soil-landscape modeling. It analyzes many recently developed measurement tools, and explains computer-related and pedometric techniques that are invaluable...

    Published October 3rd 2005 by CRC Press