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Coastal Conservation and Management: An Ecological Perspective

Series: Conservation Biology Series (Chapman and Hall) Volume: 13

By: J Pat Doody

308 pages, B/w photos, tabs, maps

Kluwer Academic Publishers

Paperback | Dec 2003 | #140505 | ISBN: 1402072481
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Hardback | Dec 2001 | #32683 | ISBN: 0412594706
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About this book

This book emphasizes the application of research knowledge to the solution of practical problems facing coastal conservation such as management of habitats, management of species and integrated management.


Contents

1. Introduction. 2. General Principles. 3. Sea Cliffs & Sea Cliff Vegetation. 4. Seabirds, Sea Cliffs & Islands. 5. Saltmarsh. 6. Spartina anglica - A Case of Invasion. 7. Sand Dune. 8. Shingle Beaches & Structures. 9. Nature Conservation at Dungeness - A Case History. 10. Coastal Wetlands - Estuaries, Deltas & Lagoons. 11. Grazing Marshes & Salinas. 12. Ecological Networks. 13. Integrated Coastal Management. 14. Habitat Protection, Coastal Conservation & Management. References. Index.

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