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Main Title Creating and restoring wetlands : from theory to practice /
Author Craft, Christopher B.,
Publisher Elsevier,
Year Published 2016
OCLC Number 913923277
ISBN 9780124072329; 0124072321
Subjects Wetland restoration. ; Wetland conservation. ; Wetland ecology. ; Wetlands--Conservation and restoration.
Holdings
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EHAM  QH75.C73 2015 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/27/2016 STATUS
EJAM WTD QH75.C73 2015 Wetlands Collection Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/19/2016
ESBM  QH75.C73 2016 CPHEA/PESD Library/Corvallis,OR 08/02/2017 STATUS
Collation vii, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
This book summarizes the state of our understanding of the field of wetland restoration, both coastal and inland, in the context of ecological theory, with discussions of hydrology, soils, biota, wetland succession, ecosystem development following restoration, along with a variety of case studies that illustrate estuarine and freshwater large-scale restoration. -- Part 1. Foundations -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Definitions -- 3. Ecological theory and restoration -- 4. Consideration of the landscape -- Part 2. Restoration of freshwater wetlands -- 5. Inland marshes -- 6. Forested woodlands -- 7. Peatlands -- Part 3. Restoration of estuarine wetlands -- 8. Tidal marshes -- 9. Mangroves -- Part 3. From theory to practice -- 10. Measuring success: performance standards and trajectories of ecosystem development -- 11. Case studies -- 12. Restoration on a grand scale -- 13. Future of wetland restoration.