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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Professional Practice for Landscape Architects

    2nd Edition

    By Rachel Tennant, Nicola Garmory, 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Visualization in Landscape and Environmental Planning

    Technology and Applications

    Edited by Ian Bishop, Eckart Lange

    This major reference presents the challenges, issues and directions of computer-based visualization of the natural and built environment and the role of such visualization in landscape and environmental planning. It offers a uniquely systematic approach to the potential of visualization and the...

    Published June 8th 2005 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Continuous Productive Urban Landscapes

    Edited by Andre Viljoen, Joe Howe

    This book on urban design extends and develops the widely accepted 'compact city' solution. It provides a design proposal for a new kind of sustainable urban landscape: Urban Agriculture. By growing food within an urban rather than exclusively rural environment, urban agriculture would reduce the...

    Published February 21st 2005 by Routledge

  9. Porous Pavements

    By Bruce K. Ferguson

    Series: Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Deve

    Pavements are the most ubiquitous of all man-made structures, and they have an enormous impact on environmental quality. They are responsible for hydrocarbon pollutants, excess runoff, groundwater decline and the resulting local water shortages, temperature increases in the urban "heat island," and...

    Published February 17th 2005 by CRC Press

  10. Practical Dictionary of Environment, Nature Conservation and Land Use

    Edited by Johann Schreiner, Claus-Peter Hutter

    This dictionary defines more than 30,000 English terms in the fields of agriculture; air pollution abatement; biotope conservation; climate protection; ecology; environmental administration; environmental education; environmental engineering; environmental ethics; environmental information;...

    Published December 2nd 2003 by Medpharm