The Resource Practical ecology for planners, developers, and citizens, Dan L. Perlman, Jeffrey C. Milder

Practical ecology for planners, developers, and citizens, Dan L. Perlman, Jeffrey C. Milder

Label
Practical ecology for planners, developers, and citizens
Title
Practical ecology for planners, developers, and citizens
Statement of responsibility
Dan L. Perlman, Jeffrey C. Milder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Practical Ecology for Planners, Developers, and Citizens introduces and explains key ecological concepts for planners, landscape architects, developers, and others involved in planning and building human habitats. The book is tailored to meet the needs of busy land use professionals and citizens seeking an overview of ecology and its applications. It offers guidelines and information on how we can protect species and ecosystems while at the same time creating healthy, sustainable human communities." "Practical Ecology for Planners, Developers, and Citizens will raise the level of ecological understanding among land use professionals and citizens, and is a new resource for anyone concerned with human land use and its environmental impacts."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GF75
  • GF75
LC item number
  • .P47 2005
  • .P47 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Practical ecology for planners, developers, and citizens, Dan L. Perlman, Jeffrey C. Milder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-281) and index
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  • zbnus
  • fro
Contents
Ch. 1. Humans plan -- Ch. 2. An introduction to ecology and biodiversity -- Ch. 3. When humans and nature collide -- Ch. 4. Change through time -- Ch. 5. Populations and communities -- Ch. 6. The ecology of landscapes -- Ch. 7. Conservation planning -- Ch. 8. Nature in the neighborhood -- Ch. 9. Restoration and management -- Ch. 10. Ecologically based planning and design techniques -- Ch. 11. Principles in practice -- App. A. Current status of biodiversity in North America
Control code
000025714358
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvi, 294 p.
Isbn
9781559636346
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004012441
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
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.b20747469
System control number
  • 25714358lw
  • (OCoLC)55600924

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