Wetland Techniques (3 Volume Set)


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Wetland Techniques (3 Volume Set) Author: Format: Hardback First Published: Published By: Springer Verlag
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Pages: 1100 Illustrations and other contents: 160 Illustrations, color; XLII, 1100 p. 160 illus. in color. 3 volume-set. ISBN: 9789400770010 Category:

1142 pages, 160 colour illustrations. Designed to provide an overview of the various methods that have been used or developed by researchers and practitioners to study, monitor, manage, or create wetlands. Including many methods usually found only in the peer-reviewed or gray literature, this 3-volume set fills a major niche for all professionals dealing with wetlands. Volume 1 provides a solid foundation on the basics of wetland science including study design, and assessing hydrology, hydric soils, and hydrophytic vegetation. Volume 2 presents the principles for sampling and evaluating wetland biotic communities from algae, bacteria and fungi to invertebrates, fish, and wildlife. Volume 3 details specialized methods for assessing, evaluating, monitoring, developing, interpreting, and managing wetlands.

Weight1.8 kg



From the book reviews: "This monumental three-volume set ... is geared to students and professionals interested or involved in wetland ecology, research, management, and development. ... Figures, color photos and tables, and extensive references support the text. A valuable resource for students and wildlife biologists, ecologists, agronomists, conservationists, land planners, soil scientists, foresters, and landscape architects. Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-division undergraduates through researchers/faculty." (S. G. Shetron, Choice, Vol. 51 (11), July, 2014)