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United Kingdom Floodplains

Edited By: Roland G Bailey, Paul V José and Bryan R Sherwood

485 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs, maps

Westbury Academic & Scientific Publishing

Hardback | Dec 1998 | #82097 | ISBN: 1841030007
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NHBS Price: £40.00 $51/€46 approx

About this book

Major handbook on the restoration and conservation of these key natural assets. Drawn from a symposium in October 1995, it includes contributions from key decision-makers, leading academics, and those with hands-on responsibilities for implementing practical management in the field. The book falls into four sections: Setting the Agenda outlines the approaches and viewpoints of a range of organizations and individuals; Geomorphology, Hydrology and Water Quality addresses the need to consider the physical and chemical processes which underpin floodplain functioning; Aspects of Biodiversity looks at the habitat and management requirements of floodplain wildlife; and Floodplain Rehabilitation and Restoration presents action to date on restoration work in the UK.


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