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River Science: Research and Management for the 21st Century - download pdf or read online

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By David J. Gilvear,Malcolm T. Greenwood,Martin C. Thoms,Paul J. Wood

River technological know-how is a swiftly constructing interdisciplinary box on the interface of the normal sciences, engineering and socio-political sciences. It recognises that the sustainable administration of up to date rivers will more and more require new methods of characterising them to allow engagement with the varied diversity of stakeholders.

This quantity represents the result of analysis by way of a few of the authors and their colleagues over the past forty years and demonstrates the necessary position that River technology now performs in underpinning our realizing of the functioning of common ecosystems, and the way societal calls for and ancient alterations have affected those platforms. The ebook will tell lecturers, coverage makers and society usually of the advantages of fit functioning riverine platforms, and should elevate information of the big variety of surroundings items and prone they provide.

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