integrated approaches to sustainable watershed management in xeric environments

Integrated Approaches To Sustainable Watershed Management In Xeric Environments
Author: V Ratna Reddy
Publisher: Elsevier
Release Date: 2019-06-14
Pages: 223
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Integrated Approaches to Sustainable Watershed Management in Xeric Environments: A Training Manual provides the reader with the tools they need to understand an integrated approach to watershed management. The book presents a conceptual framework of water management based on the authors’ vast experience. Topics covered include a scientific background of watershed management and the integration of geohydraulic and socioeconomic factors. Key points are further enhanced with case studies, problem sets, Bayesian Networks and quizzes to educate watershed managers, industry professionals and agencies. Authored by a team of leaders in the field who are responsible for groundbreaking research in the area, this book draws on their experience synthesizing scientific, practical, on the ground expertise. This is an essential tool for researchers and professionals in environmental, water or natural resource management. Presents an integrated approach—combining different sciences— that allows for the improved design of watersheds through the integration of biophysical, land use and socioeconomic analyses Contains activities for self-evaluation Includes case studies drawing from field experiences, giving the reader deeper insights into challenges faced, practical problems and solutions

Therapeutic Landscapes
Author: Clare Cooper Marcus
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2013-10-21
Pages: 336
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This comprehensive and authoritative guide offers an evidence-based overview of healing gardens and therapeutic landscapes from planning to post-occupancy evaluation. It provides general guidelines for designers and other stakeholders in a variety of projects, as well as patient-specific guidelines covering twelve categories ranging from burn patients, psychiatric patients, to hospice and Alzheimer's patients, among others. Sections on participatory design and funding offer valuable guidance to the entire team, not just designers, while a planting and maintenance chapter gives critical information to ensure that safety, longevity, and budgetary concerns are addressed.

People And Rangelands
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Release Date: 1999
Pages: 562
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Bibliography Of Agriculture
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Release Date: 1991
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Desertification Control Bulletin
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Release Date: 1975
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