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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Handbook of Water Sensitive Planning and Design

    Edited by Robert L. France

    Series: Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Deve

    Design options and planning procedures must be critically examined to ensure that landscapes are created with sensitivity to water quality and management issues as well as overall ecological integrity. Handbook of Water Sensitive Planning and Design presents the history of water as a design and...

    Published May 28th 2002 by CRC Press

  6. Landscape Ecology in Agroecosystems Management

    Edited by Lech Ryszkowski

    Series: Advances in Agroecology

    Successful management of agricultural landscapes depends on the recognition of the relationships between the processes and the structures that maintain the system. The rapidly growing science of Landscape Ecology quantifies the ways these ecosystems interact and establishes a link between the...

    Published December 26th 2001 by CRC Press

  7. Landscape Detailing Volume 4

    Water

    By Michael Littlewood

    Well established as a valuable source of reference for architects, landscape architects, professionals and students designin external works. This volume covers water features and offers drawings detailed to scale, unlike many of the other books on the market which only deal in sketch forms.Covers...

    Published November 6th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Handbook of Pollution Control and Waste Minimization

    Edited by Abbas Ghassemi

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    "Details the legal, organizational, hierarchical, and environmental components of pollution prevention and waste reduction. Illustrates fundamental concepts of pollution prevention, including life-cycle planning and analysis, risk-based pollution control, and industrial ecology."...

    Published September 10th 2001 by CRC Press

  9. Threatened Landscapes

    Conserving Cultural Environments

    Edited by Bryn Green, Willem Vos

    Few, if any, environments are free of human intervention. Often this generates ecosystems which are rich in biodiversity, historical interest, recreational opportunity and scenic beauty just as worthy of conservation as the more natural ecosystems on which protection programmes have been almost...

    Published August 8th 2001 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Wetlands and Urbanization

    Implications for the Future

    Edited by Amanda Azous, Richard R. Horner

    Urbanization affects wetlands in direct and indirect ways. Over the past several decades it has become increasingly apparent that unmanaged runoff is the primary threat to the country's watershed resources. Wetlands and Urbanization: Implications for the Future is the result of a ten year research...

    Published August 28th 2000 by CRC Press