The New Rivers and Wildlife Handbook

The New Rivers and Wildlife Handbook

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Focuses on RSPB, the National Rivers Authority, and the RSNC. In the ten years since the publication of the first edition of this Handbook, there has been a revolution in the philosophy, understanding and techniques of river management. This fully revised edition is a practical guide to the techniques of river management that integrate the requirements of flood defence, wildlife, and other river interests. Chapters cover: River Processes and Biology; Survey Methods; and Management Practices to Benefit Wildlife; Case Studies; and Appendices of Health & Safety, Legislation, and Nomenclature. It is an invaluable manual for anyone involved in water management.

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  • Paperback | 426 pages
  • 170 x 240mm | 1,640g
  • Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
  • Sandy, United Kingdom
  • 200 b/w photos, figs & line illus
  • 0903138700
  • 9780903138703
  • 1,977,255