Ecology, Engineering, and Management: Reconciling Ecosystem Rehabilitation and Service Reliability

Ecology, Engineering, and Management: Reconciling Ecosystem Rehabilitation and Service Reliability

by Michel J. G. van Eeten, Emery Roe

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ISBN-13: 9780195349948
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 04/18/2002
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Mills College

Table of Contents

Acronymsix
1The Paradox of the Rising Demand for Both a Better Environment and More Reliable Services3
2The Paradox Introduced: Concepts and Cases13
3Adaptive Management in a High Reliability Context: Hard Problems, Partial Responses51
4Recasting the Paradox through a Framework of Ecosystem Management Regimes85
5Ecosystems in Zones of Conflict: Partial Responses as an Emerging Management Regime129
6Ecosystems in Zones of Conflict: The Case for Bandwidth Management169
7The Paradox Resolved: A Different Case Study and the Argument Summarized217
AppendixModeling in the CALFED Program241
Notes245
References251
Index263

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