Books  Habitats & Ecosystems  Forests & Wetlands 

Taming the Flood: A History and Natural History of Rivers and Wetlands

Handbook / ManualOut of Print
There is a newer edition

Taming the Flood

In 2014 the Somerset Levels suffered from the worst flooding in over twenty...

NHBS Price: £12.99 $17/€15 approx

By: Jeremy Purseglove(Author)

320 pages, 16 pp of col plates, line illus

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 1989 | #5792 | ISBN: 0192860917
Out of Print Details
Hardback | Dec 1988 | #4199 | ISBN: 0192158910
Out of Print Details

About this book

With the wholesale destruction of our wetland habitats over the last forty years, there has been an increasing awareness of the need to preserve this heritage. Written by a landscape architect in the water industry, this book is a practical guide to river and wetland management without destruction.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!

Bestsellers in this subject

Saltmarsh

NHBS Price: £29.99 £34.99 (Save £5.00) $38/€34 approx

Abernethy Forest

NHBS Price: £29.99 $38/€34 approx

Managing Your Woodland for Wildlife

NHBS Price: £12.99 $17/€15 approx

Floodplain Meadows – Beauty and Utility

NHBS Price: £12.50 $16/€14 approx

Atlantic Hazel

NHBS Price: £10.99 $14/€12 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194