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Author: John Rieger,John Stanley,Ray Traynor
ISBN: 1610913620
Subcategory: Science & Mathematics
Pages 320 pages
Publisher Island Press; None edition (August 21, 2014)
Language English
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eBook Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration (The Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration Series) download

by John Rieger,John Stanley,Ray Traynor


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Only 10 left in stock (more on the way). Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration (The Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration Series).

John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ra. No other book on restoration planning and management combines scientific theory with practical, step-by-step instructions that can be implemented on projects around the world. The authors are pioneers in the science and practice of ecological restoration, earning wide respect in the restoration community for their deep knowledge, professionalism, and expertise.

John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ray Traynor have been involved in restoration activities for over thirty years and were . The Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration. John T. Stanley, John P. Rieger, Raymond Traynor.

John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ray Traynor have been involved in restoration activities for over thirty years and were part of the small group of restorationists who recognized the need for a professional organization and in 1987 founded the Society for Ecological Restoration. Lc Classification Number.

John Stanley is a practicing restoration ecologist consultant and cofounder of the Society for Ecological .

John Stanley is a practicing restoration ecologist consultant and cofounder of the Society for Ecological Restoration. Ray Traynor is a member of the executive team of the San Diego Association of Governments and registered landscape architect in the state of California. Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration addresses a problem that is the reason many current restoration projects are not as effective or successful as they could be: a lack of understanding of the principles of sound planning and management.

The Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration . restoration ecology as the science that informs the practice of ecological restoration has in-. creased dramatically over a relatively short period of time. James Aronson supported inclusion of this work in the Island Press–SER series, Science and. Practice of Ecological Restoration, where we always thought this work belonged.

Restoration ecology is the scientific study supporting the practice of ecological restoration, which is the practice of renewing and restoring degraded, damaged, or destroyed ecosystems and habitats in the environment by active human intervention an. .

Restoration ecology is the scientific study supporting the practice of ecological restoration, which is the practice of renewing and restoring degraded, damaged, or destroyed ecosystems and habitats in the environment by active human intervention and action.

The authors focus on process, planning, design, implementation, and managemrather than science. They describe a simple project managemplan, identify the design approaches and the commitments that decisions require, and explain how design theory is translated to on-the-ground project design.

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. August 2014 John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ray Traynor

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 types and field-tested solutions for restoration practice. August 2014 John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ray Traynor. This volume presents principles of sound planning and management that will greatly increase the likelihood that completed projects will meet stakeholder expectations.

Adding to an already rich series on ecological restoration texts, Island Press delivers this book chock-filled with over 100 years of accumulated knowledge and on-the-ground experiences by three luminaries in the field of ecological restoration. With a focus on project management Rieger, Stanley, and Traynor effectively bring the philosophical, ecological, and social aspects of ecological restoration to a practical reality. Students, practitioners, and, yes, even philosophers stand to benefit from reading this book. Nik Lopoukhine Past Chair of Society for Ecological Restoration).

John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ray Traynor, who collectively have decades of experience implementing . PART I. Project Planning Introduction to Part I Chapter 1 Framework for Ecological Restoration Chapter 2 Restoration Project Management Chapter 3 Defining Your Project.

The authors focus on process, planning, design, implementation, and management rather than science.

Concern over climate change and the ongoing challenges of managing degraded ecosystems have made the field of ecological restoration a growing focus in the agendas of national and international conservation organizations, including the United Nations. The problems facing us are both complex and urgent, and effective solutions are needed.  Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration presents principles of sound planning and management that will greatly increase the likelihood that completed projects will meet stakeholder expectations. John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ray Traynor have been involved in restoration activities for over thirty years and were part of the small group of restorationists who recognized the need for a professional organization and in 1987 founded the Society for Ecological Restoration. This book comes out of their experiences practicing restoration, conducting research, and developing and refining new techniques and methods.   In the book, the authors describe a process for planning and managing an ecological restoration project using a simple, four-faceted approach: planning, design, implementation, and aftercare. Throughout, the authors show how to incorporate principles of landscape ecology, hydrology, soil science, wildlife biology, genetics, and other scientific disciplines into project design and implementation. Illustrations, checklists, and tables are included to help practitioners recognize and avoid potential problems that may arise.Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration provides a straightforward framework for developing and carrying out an ecological restoration project that has the highest potential for success. Professional and volunteer practitioners, land managers, and property owners can apply these guidelines to the wide variety of conditions and locations where restoration is needed. Long overdue, this book will inform and advance the effective practice of this rapidly expanding field.
Pettalo
This manual is really informative - it explains both principles and specific techniques for ecological restoration
luisRED
Great overview. Glad I added it to my reference library.
Darkshaper
This book came in perfect condition and right when I needed it. I was very pleased.
snowball
Not worth the postage !