Restoring disturbed landscapes

putting principles into practice by David J. Tongway

Publisher: Island Press in Washington

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid J. Tongway and John A. Ludwig
SeriesThe science and practice of ecological restoration
ContributionsLudwig, John A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH541.15.R45 T66 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24493958M
ISBN 101597265802, 1597265810
ISBN 109781597265805, 9781597265812
LC Control Number2010013877

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PDF | On Jan 1,P. Kovář and others published Bookreview: D. Tongway, J. Ludwig: RESTORING DISTURBED LANDSCAPES. PUTTING PRINCIPLES INTO PRACTICE. SER’s book series, “The Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration”, is published in partnership with Island Press and has grown to include 28 full-length titles.

Books cover a wide range of topics, from the scientific principles underlying restoration and the philosophical underpinnings of the discipline, to issues and strategies for restoring specific ecosystem.

Restoring Disturbed Landscapes: Putting Principles into Practice is presented by David J Tongway and John A Ludwig. These authors bring to the pages a combined 75+ y of experience working in the fields of soil science, rangeland management, and landscape ecology.

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The book presents a five-step, adaptive procedure for restoring landscapes that is supported by proven principles and concepts of ecological science. Written by restoration experts with a wealth of experience teaching restoration.

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The theory of preservation assumes that humans are different from and opposed to the rest of nature. The contributors to "Beyond preservation", on the other hand, explore their belief that humans are inextricably entwined with nature and therefore have an unavoidable impact on the entire ecosystem.

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Tongway, D. J., and Ludwig, J. Restoring disturbed landscapes. Putting principles into practice Article in Journal of Sustainable Forestry 31(8) November with 42 Reads. Abstract. We describe two case studies in this chapter on restoring mined lands. We first provide restoration practitioners (RPs) an example on how our fivestep adaptive restoration procedure is being put into practice on landscapes disturbed by Author: David J.

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RESTORING LANDSCAPES makes part of a bigger project in which farmers from around the world give their perspectives on agriculture in general and show their successful agroecological cultivation.Reclamation is the process of reconverting disturbed land to its former or other 14 The National Academy of Sciences suggested definitions for the terms restoration, reclamation, and rehabilitation (NAS, ).

These definitions were carried forward in the seminal works on mined land reclamation, includingFile Size: 2MB.