By Joy B. Zedler
The instruction manual for Restoring Tidal Wetlands fills a big hole in present recovery ecology literature. It offers a broad-based compilation of case reviews and rules to lead the administration of tidal recovery websites. completely illustrated with greater than one hundred seventy figures and tables, the ebook covers a whole variety of themes including:
Combining distinctive examples from coastal examine reports alongside the Pacific coast of southern California with info drawn from the literature on coastal recovery around the globe, the instruction manual for Restoring Tidal Wetlands is a must have advisor when you are considering coastal mitigation and recovery projects.
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