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Wetland Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition

2nd Edition

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Michael J. Vepraskas, Christopher B. Craft
December 2, 2015

A Major Revision of the Previous Edition Wetland Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition contains 11 new chapters and additional updates written by new authors with a broad range of related field and academic experience. This revised work augments the previous mate...

A Blue Carbon Primer: The State of Coastal Wetland Carbon Science, Practice and Policy

1st Edition

Lisamarie Windham-Myers, Stephen Crooks, Tiffany G. Troxler
November 20, 2018

Key features: Captures the historic context and recent developments in science and policy arenas that address the potential for coastal wetlands to be considered as significant contributors to carbon sequestration Links multiple levels of science (biogeochemistry, geomorphology, paleoclimate, etc.)...

Artificial or Constructed Wetlands: A Suitable Technology for Sustainable Water Management

1st Edition

María del Carmen Durán-Domínguez-de-Bazúa, Amado Enrique Navarro-Frómeta, Josep M. Bayona
June 15, 2018

Artificial or constructed wetlands are an emerging technology particularly for tropical areas with water scarcity. For big cities, the sustainable management of water resources taking into account proper use is always challenging. The book presents case studies illustrating the above. As plants and...

Constructed Subsurface Wetlands: Case Study and Modeling

1st Edition

Abdel Razik Ahmed Zidan, Mohammed Ahmed Abdel Hady
December 21, 2017

With a sharp focus on environmental pollution and its impact on life and nature, scientists and engineers have studied the water treatment effect of natural wetlands for many years, resulting in the development of constructed wetlands (CWs) for treating wastewater. This informative new book...

An Approach to Improving Decision-Making in Wetland Restoration and Creation

1st Edition

Mary E. Kentula
December 12, 2017

An Approach to Improving Decision-Making in Wetland Restoration and Creation succinctly compares populations of natural and created wetlands to determine whether restored wetlands successfully replace wetlands lost to development or other pressures. The book also presents strategies for mitigation...

Coastal Wetlands

1st Edition

Harold H. Prince
December 08, 2017

This book represents the proceedings of the first �Great Lakes Costal Wetlands Colloquium� (November 5-7, 1984; East Lansing, Michigan). The theme was �Natural and Manipulated Water Levels in Great Lakes Wetlands.� This material constitutes both Great Lakes wetlands and the state of understanding...

Wetland Landscape Characterization: Practical Tools, Methods, and Approaches for Landscape Ecology, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Ricardo D. Lopez, John G. Lyon, Lynn K. Lyon, Debra K. Lopez
November 30, 2017

Wetlands are, by their very nature, ephemeral and transitional, which makes them challenging to characterize. Yet the need for characterizing wetlands continues to grow, particularly as we develop a better understanding of the wealth of ecosystem services that they provide. Wetland Landscape...

Peatland Biogeochemistry and Watershed Hydrology at the Marcell Experimental Forest

1st Edition

Randall Kolka, Stephen Sebestyen, Elon S. Verry, Kenneth Brooks
November 22, 2017

The Marcell Experimental Forest (MEF) in Minnesota serves as a living laboratory and provides scientists with a fundamental understanding of peatland hydrology, acid rain impacts, nutrient and carbon cycling, trace gas emissions, and controls on mercury transport in boreal watersheds. Its important...

The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the Ecosystem, Fourth Edition

4th Edition

Thomas E. Lodge
December 22, 2016

 "This fourth edition covers the key subjects of previous editions with major updates of the new science and understanding. If there ever was a necessary book for Everglades advocates, students, authors, members of government and their agencies, The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the...

Wetland Indicators: A Guide to Wetland Formation, Identification, Delineation, Classification, and Mapping, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Ralph W. Tiner
November 10, 2016

Understand the current concept of wetland and methods for identifying, describing, classifying, and delineating wetlands in the United States with Wetland Indicators - capturing the current state of science's role in wetland recognition and mapping.Environmental scientists and others involved with...

River Morphodynamics and Stream Ecology of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

1st Edition

Zhaoyin Wang, Zhiwei Li, Mengzhen Xu, Guoan Yu
March 24, 2016

This book focuses on the river morphodynamics and stream ecology of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. The objective of the book is to summarize and synthesize the recent studies based on field surveys undertaken in the period 2007-2014. This book was written to serve as a graduate-level text for a course...

Design and Development of Two Novel Constructed Wetlands: The Duplex-Constructed Wetland and the Constructed Wetroof

1st Edition

Maribel Zapater Pereyra
February 09, 2016

Constructed Wetlands (CWs) are among the few natural treatment systems that can guarantee an efficient wastewater treatment and an appealing green space at the same time. However, they require large areas for their construction, which is not available in many cases. In this thesis, two domestic...

Wetland Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Michael J. Vepraskas, Christopher B. Craft
December 02, 2015

A Major Revision of the Previous Edition Wetland Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition contains 11 new chapters and additional updates written by new authors with a broad range of related field and academic experience. This revised work augments the previous...

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