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Tidal marsh restoration

Charles T. Roman

Tidal marsh restoration

a synthesis of science and management

by Charles T. Roman

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Published by Island Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • NATURE / Natural Resources,
  • NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Salt marsh ecology,
  • SCIENCE / Environmental Science,
  • Salt marsh restoration,
  • SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Hydrology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Charles T. Roman, David M. Burdick
    SeriesThe science and practice of ecological restoration series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.S24 T53 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25330773M
    ISBN 101597265756
    ISBN 109781597265751, 9781597265768
    LC Control Number2012014219

    The figure to the right shows a generic marsh restoration study site. The tidal datums are then referenced to specific year National Tidal Datum Epochs (NTDEs). The most recent NTDE of was implemented in April to reflect the latest variations in . Coastal Wetlands, Second Edition: An Integrated and Ecosystem Approach provides an understanding of the functioning of coastal ecosystems and the ecological services that they provide. As coastal wetlands are under a great deal of pressure from the dual forces of rising sea levels and the intervention of human populations, both along the estuary and in the river catchment, this book covers.

    The Dutch Slough Tidal Marsh Restoration Project is the first major tidal wetlands restoration site in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to be implemented by DWR. The project will transform 1, acres of land into tidal marsh to provide habitat for salmon and other native fish and wildlife. This book is the first attempt to examine collectively the various uses and the consequences of marsh conservation efforts. Author Franklin Daiber emphasizes tidal marsh conservation from a holistic perspective rather than from the perspective of a single purpose or special economic interest. He.

      BOOK REVIEW Tidal Marsh Restoration: A Synthesis of Science and Management Charles T Roman and David M Burdick, Editors Island Press, M Street NW, Suite , Washington, DC ; , Cloth US$ (ISBN ), paperback US$ (ISBN ), 7 x 10, 53 figures, 24 tables, references, index, p. This volume is written by Author: Teal, John. Our recent projects include our tidal marsh restoration work near Alviso and Redwood City; Snowy Plover habitat enhancements in Hayward; and Burrowing Owl habitat improvements in Fremont and San Jose. With the help of our volunteers, donors, and partners, we work to increase the health of these ecosystems for birds, and for the other wildlife and human communities that rely on them.


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"In their foreword to Tidal Marsh Restoration, Hood and Simenstad observe that restoration scientists and managers are physicians for dysfunctional : Island Press. Tidal Marsh Restoration provides the scientific foundation and practical guidance necessary for coastal zone stewards to initiate salt marsh tidal restoration programs.

The book compiles, synthesizes, and interprets the current state of knowledge on the science and practice of salt marsh restoration, bringing together leaders across a range of Manufacturer: Island Press. The book compiles, synthesizes, and interprets the current state of knowledge on the science and practice of salt marsh restoration, bringing together leaders across a range of disciplines in the sciences (hydrology, soils, vegetation, zoology), engineering (hydraulics, modeling), and public policy, with coastal managers who offer an abundance of practical insight and guidance on the development Brand: Island Press.

"In their foreword to Tidal Marsh Restoration, Hood and Simenstad observe that restoration scientists and managers are physicians for dysfunctional ecosystems. The research studies and management experience of marsh restoration in the New England/Atlantic Canada region are arguably the greatest concentration of information on this subject available, and this book will be the first synthesis and interpretation of this information for a broad professional and academic audience.

Tidal Marsh Restoration is an essential work for managers, planners, regulators, environmental and engineering consultants, and others engaged in planning, designing, and implementing projects or.

Tidal Marsh Restoration provides the scientific foundation and practical guidance necessary for coastal zone stewards to initiate salt marsh tidal restoration programs. Provides the scientific foundation and guidance necessary for coastal zone stewards to initiate salt marsh tidal restoration programmes.

This book is suitable for managers, planners, regulators, and others engaged in planning, designing, and implementing projects or programmes aimed at restoring tidal flow to tide-restricted or diked salt. Ecology, Conservation, and Restoration of Tidal Marshes: The San Francisco Estuary.

Arnas Palaima. This book addresses issues of taxonomy, geomorphology, toxicology, the impact of climate change, ecosystem services, public policy, and conservation, and it is an essential resource for ecologists, environmental scientists, coastal.

Tidal Marsh Restoration provides the scientific foundation and practical guidance necessary for coastal zone stewards to initiate salt marsh tidal restoration programs. The book compiles, synthesizes, and interprets the current state of knowledge on the science and practice of salt marsh restoration, bringing together leaders across a range of.

In most cases tidal flow can be restored, at least partially, and through monitoring, the physical and biological responses of the recovering marshes have been found to be predictable. Restoration of tidal exchange is important to restore various ecosystem services, such as essential fish habitat, and to reestablish a self-maintaining by: 8.

Efforts to direct the recovery of damaged sites and landscape date back as far as the s. If we fully understood the conditions and controlling variables at restoration sites, we would be better equipped to predict the outcomes of restoration efforts.

If there were no constraints, we could merely plant the restoration site and walk away. Tidal Marsh Restoration provides the scientific foundation and practical guidance necessary for coastal zone stewards to initiate salt marsh tidal restoration programs.

Tidal Marsh Restoration provides the scientific foundation and practical guidance necessary for coastal zone stewards to initiate salt marsh tidal restoration : Charles T.

Roman. Large restoration projects often involve rewetting with river water (marshes of Mesopotamia (Iraq) and Yellow River Delta (China), and/or sediment (Louisiana, USA)).

Some projects such as in tidal marsh restoration (Delaware Bay, USA) were intensively monitored following restoration. Part III Conservation and Restoration. 14 Ecosystem Services Arnas Palaima 15 Policy: Achievements and Challenges Marc Holmes 16 Research Reserves as a Model for Conservation Science and Management of Tidal Marshes Matthew C.

Ferner 17 Natural and Restored Tidal Marsh Communities Katharyn E. Boyer Whitney J. Thornton Author: Arnas Palaima. The book compiles, synthesizes, and interprets the current state of knowledge on the science and practice of salt marsh restoration, bringing together leaders across a range of disciplines in the.

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Tidal Marsh Restoration. A Synthesis of Science and Management, Charles, T. Roman and David, M. Burdick, Island Press, Washington, DC,xvii + pp. ISBN Author: Vishnu Prahalad. The book compiles, synthesizes, and interprets the current state of knowledge on the science and practice of salt marsh restoration, bringing together leaders across a range of disciplines in the sciences (hydrology, soils, vegetation, zoology), engineering (hydraulics, modeling), and public policy, with coastal managers who offer an abundance of practical insight and guidance on the development of programs.

The book compiles, synthesizes, and interprets the currstate of knowledge on the science and practice of salt marsh restoration, bringing together leaders across a range of disciplines in the sciences (hydrology, soils, vegetation, zoology), engineering (hydraulics, modeling), and public policy, with coastal managers who offer an abundance of practical insight and guidance on the developmof Brand: Island Press.Home.

A rapidly growing number of tidal marsh restoration projects are ongoing or in the planning stages throughout the Western United States. Pre and post restoration monitoring are critical components of any tidal marsh restoration project to assess project outcomes, evaluate whether objectives are being achieved, to support adaptive management decisions, and investigate the .Ecological restoration is a rapidly growing discipline that encompasses a wide range of activities and brings together practitioners and theoreticians from a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, ranging from volunteer backyard restorationists.