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Main Title Restoration of aquatic ecosystems : science, technology, and public policy /
CORP Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Restoration of Aquatic Ecosystems--Science, Technology, and Public Policy.
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 1992
Stock Number PB92-224161
OCLC Number 45906764
Subjects Aquatic ecology.
Additional Subjects Ecosystems ; Aquatic biology ; Surface waters ; Lakes ; Rivers ; Streams ; Project planning ; Wildlife ; Lake Michigan ; Lake Apopka ; Government policies ; Decision making ; Financing ; Water supply ; Markets ; Illinois River ; Mississippi River ; Merrimac River ; Drainage ; Books ; Restoration ; Wetlands ; Case studies ; Institutional barriers
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB92-224161 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation xxi, 552 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
The Restoration of Aquatic Ecosystems: Science, Technology, and Public Policy outlines a national strategy for restoring the nation's rivers, streams, wetlands, and lakes. It features case studies of aquatic restoration recommendations for implementing a long-term, comprehensive strategy for restoring the nation's aquatic ecosystems. Committee chair: John Cairns Jr., Virginia Polytechnic Institute.
"November 1991." Includes bibliographical references and index. Microfiche.
Contents Notes
A selective history of changing goals and authority for aquatic ecosystem management -- Planning and evaluating aquatic ecosystem restoration -- Lakes -- Rivers and streams -- Wetlands -- Integrated aquatic ecosystem restoration -- A national restoration strategy: basic elements and related recommendations.