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Wetland

by April Pulley Sayre

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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • Wetland ecology -- Juvenile literature,
    • Wetlands -- Juvenile literature,
    • Wetland ecology -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
    • Wetlands -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
    • Wetlands,
    • Wetland ecology,
    • Ecology

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the wetland biome and how it is affected by the environment and people.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementApril Pulley Sayre.
      SeriesExploring earth"s biomes
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH541.5.M3 S27 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p. :
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL799951M
      ISBN 100805040862
      LC Control Number95036227
      OCLC/WorldCa33131997

      The book provides a good background into the import, relevance, and classification of wetlands using the most current classification schemes in use. Additionally, the book does a good job separating the science from the history of the issue of wetland jurisdiction in the US. Content Accuracy rating: 5 The book was carefully written and edited/5(1). "A regional guidebook for applying the Hydrogeomorphic Approach to assessing wetland functions of forested wetlands in alluvial valleys of the coastal Plain of the southeastern United States," ERDC/EL TR, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS. (FCI Calculator).

      Due to the different kinds of wetlands and the case study of multidisciplinary approaches in the world, the book Wetlands Management: Assessing Risk and Sustainable Solutions can be considered as an important by: 1. Wetlands for Water Pollution Control, Second Edition, covers the fundamental science and engineering principles relevant to the drainage and treatment of both storm and wastewater. Standard and novel design recommendations for predominantly constructed wetlands and related sustainable drainage systems are also provided to account for the.

      Wetland vegetation acts as a natural filter in many streams, lakes and drainage basins. As water flows through wetlands, it is slowed down by the vegetation. Suspended solids in the water are trapped by the stems and root masses, and as much as 80 - 90% of this material may drop out into the wetland or be taken up by Size: 2MB. WETLAND MANAGEMENT PLANNING: a guide for site managers5 Introduction This guide is intended to provide a summary of the steps to develop wetland management planning processes. Improved understanding of how to use these principles and planning steps will help achieve more effective conservation and thus wetland wise Size: 2MB.


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