To see accurate pricing, please choose your delivery country.
United States
All Shops

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £33 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £26 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Marine & Freshwater Biology  Freshwater Biology  Freshwater Habitat

Soil Erosion and Sediment Redistribution in River Catchments Measurement, Modelling and Management

Edited By: PN Owens and AJ Collins
328 pages, no illustrations
Publisher: CABI Publishing
Soil Erosion and Sediment Redistribution in River Catchments
Click to have a closer look
  • Soil Erosion and Sediment Redistribution in River Catchments ISBN: 9780851990507 Hardback Jul 2006 Not in stock: Usually dispatched within 6 days
Price: £126.65
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

This book reviews the major achievements recently made in soil erosion and sediment redistribution research and management, and identifies future requirements. The book presents work from key players in river basin soil erosion and sediment redistribution from sources to sinks, field to riverbank, from academia to policy and industry. It examines the developments made in three themes - measurement, modelling and management - and covers a variety of scales (in both time and space) and geographical locations.


Section 1: Introduction; Introduction to soil erosion and sediment redistribution in river catchments: measurement, modelling and management in the 21st century, A J Collins and P N Owens; Section 2: Measurement; Tracing versus monitoring: new challenges and opportunities in erosion and sediment delivery research, D E Walling, University of Exeter, UK; A comparison of caesium-137 and erosion pin data from Tai To Yan, Hong Kong, M R Peart, M E Ruse and R D Hill, University of Hong Kong, China; Assessing the contribution of different processes to soil degradation within an arable catchment of the Stavropol upland, southern European Russia, V R Belyaev, A Yu Sidorchuk, V N Golosov, Moscow State University, Russia, P J Wallbrink, CSIRO Land and Water, Australia, and A S Murray, Aarhus University, Denmark; Hillslope soil erosion and bioturbation after the Christmas 2001 forest fires near Sydney, Australia. R A Shakesby, University of Wales, UK, W H Blake, University of Plymouth, UK, S H Doerr, University of Wales, UK, G S Humphreys, Macquarie University, Australia, P J Wallbrink and C J Chafer, Sydney Catchment Authority, Australia; Tracing eroded soil in a burnt water supply catchment, Sydney, Australia: linking magnetic enhancement to soil water repellency, W H Blake, S H Doerr, R A Shakesby, P J Wallbrink, G S Humphreys and C J Chafer; Land use, sediment delivery and yield in England and Wales, R Evans, Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland; Seasonal trends of suspended sediment concentration in a Mediterranean Basin (Anoia River, NE Spain), J Farguell and M Sala, University of Barcelona, Spain; Suspended sediment transport during rainfall and snowmelt-rainfall floods in a small lowland catchment, central Poland, L Hejduk, A Hejduk and K Banasik, Warsaw Agricultural University, Poland; Sediment in the River Bush, Northern Ireland - transport, sources and management implications, D J Evans, Anglia Polytechnic University, UK, and C E Gibson, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Belfast, UK; The physical and biological influence of spawning fish on fine sediment transport and storage, E L Petticrew, University of Northern British Columbia, Canada; Lakes and reservoirs in the sediment delivery system - reconstructing sediment yields, I D L Foster, Coventry University, UK; Section 3: Modelling; Can erosion be predicted?, M A Nearing, USDA-ARS Southwest Watershed Research Center, USA; Erodibility assessment in dynamic event-based erosion models, N J Kuhn, University of Exeter, UK; Double-averaging methodology in stochastic modelling of soil erosion, A Sidorchuk, A Smith and V Nikora, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, USA; Runoff and predicting erosion on hillslopes within catchments, P I A Kinnell, University of Canberra, Australia; The roles of natural and human disturbances in forest soil erosion, W J Elliot, USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station, USA. Runoff and erosion modelling by WEPP in an exper

Customer Reviews

Edited By: PN Owens and AJ Collins
328 pages, no illustrations
Publisher: CABI Publishing
Current promotions
New and Forthcoming BooksNHBS Moth TrapBritish Wildlife MagazineBuyers Guides