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Stream and Watershed Restoration

Stream and Watershed Restoration

A Guide to Restoring Riverine Processes and Habitats

  • Author: Philip Roni,Tim Beechie
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118406648
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 332
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With $2 billion spent annually on stream restoration worldwide,there is a pressing need for guidance in this area, but until now,there was no comprehensive text on the subject. Filling that void,this unique text covers both new and existing information followinga stepwise approach on theory, planning, implementation, andevaluation methods for the restoration of stream habitats.Comprehensively illustrated with case studies from around theworld, Stream and Watershed Restoration provides asystematic approach to restoration programs suitable for graduateand upper-level undergraduate courses on stream or watershedrestoration or as a reference for restoration practitioners andfisheries scientists. Part of the Advancing River Restoration and ManagementSeries. Additional resources for this book can be found at: ahref="http://www.wiley.com/go/roni/streamrestoration"www.wiley.com/go/roni/streamrestoration/a.

Brown Trout

Brown Trout

Biology, Ecology and Management

  • Author: Javier LobÃ3n-Cerviá,Nuria Sanz
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119268311
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 808
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"This book summarizes the important aspects of brown trout's biology and ecology. It includes several chapters focused on the impact caused by the species and on potential management strategies to, first, maintain numerous damaged populations within their natural distributional range and, second, ameliorate its impacts on exotic environments. Authors from all over the world involved in their study and management offer reviews and case studies that provide insight into theory and practice"--

River restoration: a strategic approach to planning and management

River restoration: a strategic approach to planning and management

  • Author: Speed, Robert,Tickner, David,Naiman, Robert,Lei Gang,Sayers, Paul,Wei Yu,Li Yuanyuan,Huang Houjian,Cao Jianting,Yu Lili,Zhao Zhongnan
  • Publisher: UNESCO Publishing
  • ISBN: 9231001655
  • Category:
  • Page: 204
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Restoring Neighborhood Streams

Restoring Neighborhood Streams

Planning, Design, and Construction

  • Author: Ann L. Riley
  • Publisher: Island Press
  • ISBN: 1610917405
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 268
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Thirty years ago, urban streams were perceived as little more than flood control devices designed to hurry water through cities and neighborhoods with scant thought for aesthetics or ecological considerations. But stream restoration pioneers like hydrologist Ann Riley argued that by restoring ecological function, and with careful management, streams and rivers could be a net benefit to cities, instead of a net liability. Riley has since spearheaded numerous urban stream restoration projects and put to rest the long-held misconception that degraded urban streams are beyond help. What has been missing, however, is detailed guidance for restoration practitioners wanting to undertake similar urban stream restoration projects that worked with, rather than against, nature. This book presents the author's thirty years of practical experience managing long-term stream and river restoration projects in heavily degraded urban environments. Although the case studies are local, the principles, methods, and tools are universal, and can be applied in almost any city in the world.

The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2014

The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2014

Opportunities and Challenges

  • Author: Food and Agriculture Organization
  • Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org
  • ISBN: 9789251082751
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 272
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FAO's The State of World's Fisheries and Aquaculture presents a world review of fisheries and aquaculture including trends and statistics. This year's publication presents trends in fish production, consumption and trade, as well FAO's "Blue Growth" initiative, which represents a coherent framework for the sustainable integrated and socio-economically sensitive management of oceans and wetlands. Other themes highlighted include the role of aquaculture in improving nutrition, the importance of reducing post-harvest losses in small-scale fisheries and challenges and opportunities for utilization of fisheries by-products.

Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition

Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition

  • Author: Vijay P. Singh
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
  • ISBN: 0071835105
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 1808
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Fully Updated Hydrology Principles, Methods, and Applications Thoroughly revised for the first time in 50 years, this industry-standard resource features chapter contributions from a “who’s who” of international hydrology experts. Compiled by a colleague of the late Dr. Chow, Chow’s Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition, covers scientific and engineering fundamentals and presents all-new methods, processes, and technologies. Complete details are provided for the full range of ecosystems and models. Advanced chapters look to the future of hydrology, including climate change impacts, extraterrestrial water, social hydrology, and water security. Chow’s Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition, covers: · The Fundamentals of Hydrology · Data Collection and Processing · Hydrology Methods · Hydrologic Processes and Modeling · Sediment and Pollutant Transport · Hydrometeorologic and Hydrologic Extremes · Systems Hydrology · Hydrology of Large River and Lake Basins · Applications and Design · The Future of Hydrology

Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

Journal Canadien Des Sciences Halieutiques Et Aquatiques

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Aquatic sciences
  • Page: N.A
  • View: 3661
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California Fish and Game

California Fish and Game

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Fisheries
  • Page: N.A
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Naturnaher Wasserbau

Naturnaher Wasserbau

Entwicklung und Gestaltung von Fließgewässern

  • Author: Heinz Patt,Peter Jürging,Werner Kraus
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag
  • ISBN: 9783642121715
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 466
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Der Autor stellt die wichtigsten Grundlagen für die Planung und Durchführung naturnaher Maßnahmen an Fließgewässern dar. Dabei behandelt er Technik und Ökologie als gleichwertige Partner. Hinweise zur aktuellen rechtlichen Situation, zum Planungsablauf sowie neue Aspekte der Gewässerunterhaltung sind ebenso enthalten wie hydrologische, hydraulische und sedimentologische Grundlagen. Die 4. Auflage berücksichtigt die Neufassungen zahlreicher Gesetze, u. a. des Bundesnaturschutzgesetzes, sowie das seit April 2010 gültige Wasserhaushaltsgesetz.

A fisheries management guide to stream protection and restoration

A fisheries management guide to stream protection and restoration

  • Author: Gaylord R. Alexander,Janice L. Fenske,David W. Smith,Michigan. Fisheries Division
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Fish habitat improvement
  • Page: 31
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Ecosystem Restoration Program Plan: Ecological attributes of the San Francisco Bay-Delta Watershed

Ecosystem Restoration Program Plan: Ecological attributes of the San Francisco Bay-Delta Watershed

  • Author: CALFED Bay-Delta Program
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Ecosystem management
  • Page: N.A
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Ecosystem Restoration Program Plan

Ecosystem Restoration Program Plan

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Delta Region (Calif.)
  • Page: N.A
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Restoring Nature's Place

Restoring Nature's Place

A Guide to Naturalizing Ontario Parks and Greenspace

  • Author: Jean-Marc Daigle,Donna J. Havinga,Ecological Outlook Consulting,Ontario Parks Association
  • Publisher: Schomberg, Ont. : Ecological Outlook Consulting
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Nature conservation Ontario
  • Page: 226
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Salmonid Spawning Habitat in Rivers

Salmonid Spawning Habitat in Rivers

Physical Controls, Biological Responses, and Approaches to Remediation

  • Author: David A. Sear,Paul DeVries
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Fish habitat improvement
  • Page: 376
  • View: 8461
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Watershed Management and Fish Hatchery Practices in the Pacific Northwest

Watershed Management and Fish Hatchery Practices in the Pacific Northwest

Hearing Before the the Subcommittee on Environment and Natural Resources of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, First Session ... March 9, 1993

  • Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Environment and Natural Resources
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Digital images
  • Page: 334
  • View: 503
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Washington Administrative Code

Washington Administrative Code

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Delegated legislation
  • Page: N.A
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Ökologie

Ökologie

  • Author: Michael Begon,Robert W. Howarth,Colin R. Townsend
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag
  • ISBN: 3662499061
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 599
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Dieses Ökologie-Lehrbuch führt in leicht verständlicher Weise in die Grundlagen – von den theoretischen Fundamenten bis zu Ihren praktischen Anwendungen - ein. Durchgehend farbige Abbildungen, einfache didaktische Elemente und eine Fülle an Beispielen machen dieses Buch zu einem idealen Einstieg in die Ökologie für Studierende aller Studienabschnitte. Neu in der 3. Auflage sind zusätzliche Erläuterungen in Form von Sprechblasen in den Abbildungen und die neue Gliederung des Textes in 5 Abschnitte. Ökosystem und Biogeochemie werden ausführlicher behandelt und hunderte neuer Studien sowohl für die grundlegenden als auch für die angewandten Aspekte der Ökologie werden einbezogen.

Oversight Hearing on the Future Water Needs of California Under CALFED, CALFED Financing, the Monitoring and Performance Standards of CALFED, and CALFED Public Participation

Oversight Hearing on the Future Water Needs of California Under CALFED, CALFED Financing, the Monitoring and Performance Standards of CALFED, and CALFED Public Participation

Oversight Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Water and Power of the Committee on Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, Second Session, May 12, 1998, Washington, DC.

  • Author: USGPO Staff,United States,United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources. Subcommittee on Water and Power,United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources. Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources,Usgpo
  • Publisher: Government Printing Office
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Ecosystem management
  • Page: 335
  • View: 5380
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Creating a forestry for the 21st century

Creating a forestry for the 21st century

the science of ecosystem management

  • Author: Kathryn A. Kohm,Jerry F. Franklin
  • Publisher: Island Pr
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 475
  • View: 8441
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Over the past decade, a sea change has occurred in the field of forestry. A vastly increased understanding of how ecological systems function has transformed the science from one focused on simplifying systems, producing wood, and managing at the stand-level to one concerned with understanding and managing complexity, providing a wide range of ecological goods and services, and managing across broad landscapes.Creating a Forestry for the 21st Centuryis an authoritative and multidisciplinary examination of the current state of forestry and its relation to the emergent field of ecosystem management. Drawing upon the expertise of top professionals in the field, it provides an up-to-date synthesis of principles of ecosystem management and their implications for forest policy. Leading scientists, including Malcolm Hunter, Jr., Bruce G. Marcot, James K. Agee, Thomas R. Crow, Robert J. Naiman, John C. Gordon, R.W. Behan, Steven L. Yaffee, and many others examine topics that are central to the future of forestry: new understandings of ecological processes and principles, from stand structure and function to disturbance processes and the movement of organisms across landscapes challenges to long-held assumptions: the rationale for clearcutting, the wisdom of short rotations, the exclusion of fire traditional tools in light of expanded goals for forest landscapes managing at larger spatial scales, including practical information and ideas for managing large landscapes over long time periods the economic, organizational, and political issues that are critical to implementing successful ecosystem management and developing institutions to transform knowledge into action Featuring a 16-page center section with color photographs that illustrate some of the best on-the-ground examples of ecosystem management from around the world, Creating a Forestry for the 21st Centuryis the definitive text on managing ecosystems. It provides a compelling case for thinking creatively beyond the bounds of traditional forest resource management, and will be essential reading for students; scientists working in state, federal, and private research institutions; public and private forest managers; staff members of environmental/conservation organizations; and policymakers.

CALFED Phase II Interim Report

CALFED Phase II Interim Report

  • Author: CALFED Bay-Delta Program
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Water use
  • Page: 167
  • View: 7911
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