Landscape Conservation, Maintenance and Management Products

  • Landscape Architect's Pocket Book

    2nd Edition

    By Siobhan Vernon, Siobhan Vernon, Rachel Tennant, Nicola Garmory

    An indispensable tool for all landscape architects, this time-saving guide answers the most frequently asked questions in one pocket-sized volume. It is a concise, easy-to-read reference that gives instant access to a wide range of information needed on a daily basis, both out on site and in the…

    Paperback – 2013-04-11
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Guidelines for Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment

    3rd Edition

    By Landscape Institute, I.E.M.A.

    Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) can be key to planning decisions by identifying the effects of new developments on views and on the landscape itself. This fully revised edition of the industry standard work on LVIA presents an authoritative statement of the principles of assessment.…

    Hardback – 2013-04-03

  • Urban Ecosystems

    Understanding the Human Environment, 1st Edition

    By Robert A. Francis, Michael A. Chadwick

    With over half of the global human population living in urban regions, urban ecosystems may now represent the contemporary and future human environment. Consisting of green space and the built environment, they harbour a wide range of species, yet are not well understood.  This book aims…

    Paperback – 2013-03-12
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Geomorphology

    1st Edition

    By Mateo Gutierrez

    This book provides a detailed coverage of the landforms of Planet Earth and the processes that shaped them. The study of these morphologies, some of which formed during past geological periods under environmental conditions very different from those of today, makes it possible to reconstruct the…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07
    CRC Press

  • Transforming Parks and Protected Areas

    Policy and Governance in a Changing World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin S. Hanna, Douglas A. Clark, D. Scott Slocombe

    **This title was originally published in 2007. The version published in 2012 is a PB reprint of the original HB** The protection of natural resources and biodiversity through protected areas is increasingly based on ecological principles. Simultaneously the concept of ecosystem-based management has…

    Paperback – 2012-06-14

  • Managing Cultural Landscapes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Taylor, Jane Lennon

    One of our deepest needs is for a sense of identity and belonging. A common feature in this is human attachment to landscape and how we find identity in landscape and place. The late 1980s and early 1990s saw a remarkable flowering of interest in, and understanding of, cultural landscapes. With…

    Paperback – 2012-02-14
    Key Issues in Cultural Heritage

  • Manufactured Sites

    Rethinking the Post-Industrial Landscape, 1st Edition

    Edited by Niall Kirkwood

    **This title was originally published in 2001.  The version published in 2011 is a PB reprint of the original HB** Manufactured Sites focuses on the legacy of industrial production and pollutants on the contemporary landscape and their influence on new scientific research, innovative site…

    Paperback – 2011-11-29
    Taylor & Francis

  • Slope Stabilization and Erosion Control: A Bioengineering Approach

    A Bioengineering Approach, 1st Edition

    By Roy P.C. Morgan, R.J. Rickson

    **Please note that the PB version of this title is an exact reprint of the original HB published in 1994** This book is an up-to-date review of research and practice on the use of vegetation for slope stabilization and control of surface erosion caused by water and wind. From a basic understanding…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Taylor & Francis

  • Environmental Restoration and Design for Recreation and Ecotourism

    1st Edition

    By Robert L. France

    A wetland center in London, parks in downtown San Francisco, a wildlife sanctuary in Arcata, and a wetlands park on the outskirts of Las Vegas—what do these urban and suburban locations have in common? They are leading examples of a new restoration design approach that is squarely placed at the…

    Hardback – 2011-11-16
    CRC Press
    Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Development

  • Recording, Documentation and Information Management for the Conservation of Heritage Places

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Letellier, Rand Eppich

    This two volume guide provides a comprehensive overview of the fundamental principles and guidelines for documenting cultural heritage places. It seeks to aid heritage managers and decision makers in understanding their roles and responsibilities inn this essential activity. Volume 1 (Guiding…

    Hardback – 2011-09-15

  • Modeling morphodynamic evolution in alluvial estuaries

    1st Edition

    By Mick van der Wegen

    The main objective of this research is to investigate the governing processes and characteristics that drive morphodynamic evolution in alluvial estuaries by application of a process-based numerical model (Delft3D). It is of utmost importance to understand estuarine processes so that impact of…

    Paperback – 2010-12-30
    CRC Press
    IHE Delft PhD Thesis Series

  • Restorative Redevelopment of Devastated Ecocultural Landscapes

    1st Edition

    By Robert L. France

    A fusion of ecological restoration and sustainable development, restorative redevelopment represents an emerging paradigm for remediating landscapes. Rather than merely fixing the broken bits and pieces of nature, restorative development advocates the reuse of devastated landscapes to improve the…

    Hardback – 2010-07-19
    CRC Press
    Integrative Studies in Water Management & Land Development

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