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Author Mitsch, William J.

Title Wetlands / William J. Mitsch, James G. Gosselink.

Imprint New York : John Wiley, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 FSCC Non-Fiction  577.68 MIT 2000    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xiii, 920 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 785-892) and indexes.
Contents Wetlands : human history, use, and science -- Definitions of wetlands -- Wetlands of the world -- Wetlands of North America -- Wetland hydrology -- Wetland biogeochemistry -- Biological adaptations to the wetland environment -- Wetland ecosystem development -- Tidal salt marshes -- Tidal freshwater marshes -- Mangrove swamps -- Freshwater marshes -- Peatlands -- Freshwater swamps -- Riparian ecosystems -- Values and valuation of wetlands -- Human impacts and management of wetlands -- Wetland laws and protection -- Wetland creation and restoration -- Treatment wetlands -- Classification, inventory, and delineation of wetlands.
Subject Wetland ecology -- United States.
Wetlands -- United States.
Wetland management -- United States.
Ecologie des zones humides
Zones humides -- Conservation
Zones humides
Added Author Gosselink, James G.
ISBN 047129232X (cloth : acid-free paper)

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