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By E. L. Gilman (auth.), William Streever (eds.)

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Bill Streever, writer of Bringing again the Wetlands and various technical articles approximately wetland recovery and construction, labored for 2 years to compile this selection of papers. Authors starting from inner most landowners to executive managers to scientists current neighborhood overviews, case experiences, and discussions of varied matters. local overviews hide parts as small because the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands to parts as huge as Australia and Africa. Case stories diversity from rather small initiatives, resembling rehabilitation of wear and tear attributable to wheel ruts within the excessive arctic, to a lot higher initiatives, resembling makes an attempt to rehabilitate millions of hectares of Northern Territory wetlands in Australia. Seedbank ecology, economics, distant sensing, neighborhood involvement, the function of the wetland consulting undefined, and different matters are mentioned. for you to synthesize details from all over the world, pleasure Zedler offers a version that enables comparability of tasks and will result in larger predictability of undertaking results. In An InternationalPerspective on Wetland Rehabilitation, authors describe planting, engineered constructions, prescribed flooding, excavation, and different rehabilitation tools, from Israel to New Zealand to the Netherlands and somewhere else. For the 1st time, one quantity bargains an effect of the value and variety of the sector of wetland rehabilitation round the globe.

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Annual Progress Report. Cebu City, Philippines. Coastal Environment Program-Department of Environment and Natural Resources Region 7. 1995. CEP Dossier. Department of Environment and Natural Resources Region 7- Ecosystem Research and Development ServiceCoastal Environment Program, Banilad, Mandaue City, Philippines. D. and AT White. 1997. Mangrove Resource Decline in the Philippines: Government and Community Look for New Solutions. Intercoast Network. Coastal Resources Center, University of Rhode Island, Narragansett, Rhode Island, USA.

ANCA, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia. Hollis, E. 1998. Future of wetlands in a world short of water. J . McComb and J . ) Wetlands for the Future. Gleneagles Publishing, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Hollis, E. and J. Bedding. 1994. Can we stop the wetlands from drying up? New Scientist 143:3035. Jensen, A. 1998. Australian Wetland Policies, Research And Management. pp. D. ) Wetlands in a Dry Land : Understanding for Management. Environment Australia and Land and Water Resources Research Development Corporation, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.

World Bank/UNDP. D. T. White2 1Center of Excellence in Coastal Resources Management Silliman University 6200 Dumaguete City, Philippines. , 5th Floor CIFC Tower North Reclamation Area, 6000 Cebu City, Philippines. 1. Introduction Mangrove forest cover in the Philippines has substantially declined in recent years primarily due to logging and conversion to fish ponds, and, more recently, to pollution and reclamation. From about 500,000 ha in the 1920s, only about 120,500 ha remained in 1994 (Forest Management Bureau 1996).

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