"Applied Wetlands Science and Technology provides the fundamentals for delineating, identifying, and regulating wetlands. It covers functions and values, ecological assessments, and how to minimize negative impacts on wetlands. The book also presents essential information on wetland creation, enhancement, restoration, and monitoring."--Jacket. Ch. 1. Definition, Classification, and U.S. Regulation / Donald M. Kent -- Ch. 2. Wetland Identification and Delineation / Carl E. Tammi -- Ch. 3. Evaluating Wetland Functions and Values / Donald M. Kent -- Ch. 4. Ecological Risk Assessment of Wetlands / David J. Kent, Kenneth D. Jenkins and James F. Hobson -- Ch. 5. Avoiding and Minimizing Impacts to Wetlands / Donald M. Kent and Kevin McManus -- Ch. 6. Wetland Enhancement, Restoration, and Creation / John Zentner -- Ch. 7. Wetland Mitigation Banking / Michael S. Rolband, Ann Redmond and Tom Kelsch -- Ch. 8. Monitoring Wetlands / Donald M. Kent -- Ch. 9. Wetlands for Water Treatment / Thomas A. DeBusk and William F. DeBusk -- Ch. 10. Design and Management of Wetlands for Wildlife / Donald M. Kent -- Ch. 11. Coastal Marsh Management / Robert Buchsbaum -- Ch. 12. Watershed Management / Donald M. Kent -- Ch. 13. Managing Global Wetlands / Annette M. Paulin and Donald M. Kent -- Ch. 14. Wetlands Education / Karen L. Ripple.