Wetlands of the World I: Inventory, Ecology and Management

Wetlands of the World I: Inventory, Ecology and Management

by Dennis F. Whigham
     
 

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This work deals with the distributions of wetlands, the description of wetland types, wetland classification systems, ecological characteristics (primary forcing functions which are responsible for the development and persistence of the wetlands), wetland use and conservation and recommendations on what should be done for each type of wetland.
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This work deals with the distributions of wetlands, the description of wetland types, wetland classification systems, ecological characteristics (primary forcing functions which are responsible for the development and persistence of the wetlands), wetland use and conservation and recommendations on what should be done for each type of wetland.

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' ... recommended without reservation for public library acquisition and for the specialist. All wetland scientists interested in broad perspectives will benefit from reading it. '
Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Vol.9, No.3

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789048141456
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
01/24/2011
Series:
Handbook of Vegetation Science Series, #15
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 1992
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.06(d)

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