Introduction to Watershed Development: Understanding and Managing the Impacts of Sprawl

Introduction to Watershed Development: Understanding and Managing the Impacts of Sprawl

By: Robert L. France (author)Paperback

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Introduction to Watershed Development: Understanding and Managing the Impacts of Sprawl presents a logical framework to measure, minimize, and manage the problem of development from a viewpoint of understanding the responses of watersheds and their inhabitants to this stress. This book is the author's distinctive and extremely well-informed perspective, culled from his many years of scientific research, environmental scholarship, professional consulting, and academic teaching.

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Robert L. France, associate professor of Landscape Ecology, at Harvard University's Graduate School of Design / Landscape Architecture, is one of the world's leading authorities on watershed management.

Contents

Chapter 1 1. Seeking the Connection Chapter 2 2. Setting the Agenda Chapter 3 3. Surveying the Effects Chapter 4 4. Exploring Choice Chapter 5 5. Establishing "Enough" Chapter 6 6. Examining Sites Chapter 7 7. Engaging Time Chapter 8 8. Framing Sites Chapter 9 9. Functioning Art Chapter 10 10. Fixing Homes (capes) Chapter 11 11. Application

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/11/2005
  • ISBN13: 9780742542099
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9780742542099
  • weight: 313
  • ISBN10: 0742542092

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