Landscape Conservation, Maintenance and Management Products

  • Applied Principles of Horticultural Science

    3rd Edition

    By Laurie Brown

    Applied Principles of Horticultural Science is that critical thing for all students of horticulture - a book that teaches the theory of horticultural science through the practice of horticulture itelf.The book is divided into three sections - Plant science, Soil science, Pest and disease. Each…

    Paperback – 2008-08-15

  • Design for Outdoor Recreation

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Bell

    Design for Outdoor Recreation takes a detailed look at all aspects of design of facilities needed by visitors to outdoor recreation destinations. The book is a comprehensive manual for planners, designers and managers of recreation taking them through the processes of design and enabling them to…

    Paperback – 2008-07-02
    Taylor & Francis

  • The Dynamic Landscape

    Design, Ecology and Management of Naturalistic Urban Planting, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel Dunnett, James Hitchmough

    The last quarter of the twentieth century witnessed a burgeoning interest in ecological or naturally inspired use of vegetation in the designed landscape. More recently a strong aesthetic element has been added to what was formerly a movement aimed at creating nature-like landscapes. The Dynamic…

    Paperback – 2008-05-02
    Taylor & Francis

  • Designing the Reclaimed Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Berger

    The first practical yet in-depth exploration of how to reclaim the post-industrial landscape, this volume includes excellent case studies by practitioners and policy makers from around the US, giving first rate practical examples. The book addresses new thinking about landscape, which applies new…

    Hardback – 2007-12-13

  • Open Space: People Space

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catharine Ward Thompson, Penny Travlou

    Highly visual and containing contributions from leading names in landscape, architecture and design, this volume provides a rare insight into people’s engagement with the outdoor environment; looking at the ways in which the design of spaces and places meets people’s needs and desires in the…

    Paperback – 2007-09-06
    Taylor & Francis

  • Science and Conservation of Vernal Pools in Northeastern North America

    Ecology and Conservation of Seasonal Wetlands in Northeastern North America, 1st Edition

    By Aram J. K. Calhoun, Phillip G. DeMaynadier

    Synthesizes Decades of Research on Vernal Pools Science Pulling together information from a broad array of sources, Science and Conservation of Vernal Pools in Northeastern North America is a guide to the issues and solutions surrounding seasonal pools. Drawing on 15 years of experience, the…

    Hardback – 2007-08-13
    CRC Press

  • Land Use Change and Mountain Biodiversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eva M. Spehn, Maximo Liberman, Christian Korner

    Part of the worldwide biodiversity program DIVERSITAS, the Global Mountain Biodiversity Assessment (GMBA) assesses the biological richness of high-elevation biota. GMBA’s focus includes the uppermost forest regions or their substitute rangeland vegetation, the treeline ecotone, and the alpine and…

    Hardback – 2006-01-13
    CRC Press

  • Visualization in Landscape and Environmental Planning

    Technology and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Bishop, Eckart Lange

    This major reference presents the challenges, issues and directions of computer-based visualization of the natural and built environment and the role of such visualization in landscape and environmental planning. It offers a uniquely systematic approach to the potential of visualization and the…

    Hardback – 2005-06-09
    Taylor & Francis

  • Continuous Productive Urban Landscapes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andre Viljoen, Joe Howe

    This book on urban design extends and develops the widely accepted 'compact city' solution. It provides a design proposal for a new kind of sustainable urban landscape: Urban Agriculture. By growing food within an urban rather than exclusively rural environment, urban agriculture would reduce the…

    Paperback – 2005-02-22

  • Porous Pavements

    1st Edition

    By Bruce K. Ferguson

    Pavements are the most ubiquitous of all man-made structures, and they have an enormous impact on environmental quality. They are responsible for hydrocarbon pollutants, excess runoff, groundwater decline and the resulting local water shortages, temperature increases in the urban "heat island," and…

    Hardback – 2005-02-18
    CRC Press
    Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Development

  • Practical Dictionary of Environment, Nature Conservation and Land Use

    1st Edition

    Edited by Johann Schreiner, Claus-Peter Hutter

    This dictionary defines more than 30,000 English terms in the fields of agriculture; air pollution abatement; biotope conservation; climate protection; ecology; environmental administration; environmental education; environmental engineering; environmental ethics; environmental information;…

    Hardback – 2003-12-03

  • Handbook of Water Sensitive Planning and Design

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert L. France

    Design options and planning procedures must be critically examined to ensure that landscapes are created with sensitivity to water quality and management issues as well as overall ecological integrity. Handbook of Water Sensitive Planning and Design presents the history of water as a design and…

    Hardback – 2002-05-29
    CRC Press
    Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Development

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