The Resource Ecological restoration and environmental change : renewing damaged ecosystems, Stuart K. Allison

Ecological restoration and environmental change : renewing damaged ecosystems, Stuart K. Allison

Label
Ecological restoration and environmental change : renewing damaged ecosystems
Title
Ecological restoration and environmental change
Title remainder
renewing damaged ecosystems
Statement of responsibility
Stuart K. Allison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What is a natural habitat? Who can define what is natural when species and ecosystems constantly change over time, with or without human intervention? When a polluted river or degraded landscape is restored from its damaged state, what is the appropriate outcome? With climate change now threatening greater disruption to the stability of ecosystems, how should restoration ecologists respond? Ecological Restoration and Environmental Change addresses and challenges some of these issues which question the core values of the science and practice of restoration ecology. It analyzes the paradox arisi
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
639.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH541.15.R45 A45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Ecological restoration and environmental change : renewing damaged ecosystems, Stuart K. Allison
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
ReferencesIndex
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments: A beginning; 1 You can't not choose; 2 How did we get here? A brief history of ecological restoration; 3 Restoration is an active choice; 4 Climate change: Is rapid pace and magnitude a bridge too far for ecological restoration?; 5 Novel ecosystems: A new wrinkle for ecological restoration; 6 Geographical variation in attitudes to ecological restoration and why it matters; 7 Renewed restoration: Building a middle path toward a restored earth; 8 Building the restored future: Making the renewal happen
Control code
ocn804661441
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136466366
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26814687
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)804661441
  • pebco1136466363

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