Routledge Handbook of Ecological and Environmental Restoration

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Stuart K. Allison, Stephen D. Murphy
Routledge, 2017 - Restoration ecology - 604 pages
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Cover -- ROUTLEDGE HANDBOOK OFECOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTALRESTORATION -- Title -- Copyright -- CONTENTS -- LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- Chapter 1 Introduction: what next for restoration ecology? -- PART I The basis for ecological restoration in the twenty-first century -- Chapter 2 Considering the future: anticipating the need for ecological restoration -- Chapter 3 The principles of restoration ecology at population scales -- Chapter 4 Landscape-scale restoration ecology -- Chapter 5 Understanding social processes in planning ecological restorations -- Chapter 6 The role of history in restoration ecology -- Chapter 7 Social engagement in ecological restoration -- PART II Restoring key ecosystems -- Chapter 8 Restoration and ecosystem management in the boreal forest: from ecological principles to tactical solutions -- Chapter 9 Restoration of temperate broadleaf forests -- Chapter 10 Temperate grasslands -- Chapter 11 Restoration of temperate savannas and woodlands -- Chapter 12 Restoring desert ecosystems -- Chapter 13 Ecological restoration in Mediterranean-type shrublands and woodlands -- Chapter 14 Alpine habitat conservation and restoration in tropical and sub-tropical high mountains -- Chapter 15 Restoration of rivers and streams -- Chapter 16 Lake restoration -- Chapter 17 Restoration of freshwater wetlands -- Chapter 18 Salt marshes -- Chapter 19 Oyster-generated marine habitats: their services, enhancement, restoration, and monitoring -- Chapter 20 Ecological rehabilitation in mangrove systems: the evolution of the practice and the need for strategic reform of policy and planning -- Chapter 21 Tropical savanna restoration -- Chapter 22 Restoration of tropical and subtropical grasslands -- Chapter 23 Tropical forest Restoration -- Chapter 24 The restoration of coral reefs

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About the author (2017)

Stuart K. Allison is the Watson Bartlett Professor of Biology and Conservation, and Director of the Green Oaks Field Study Center at Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, USA. He is the author of Ecological Restoration and Environmental Change (Routledge, 2012).

Stephen D. Murphy is Professor and Director of the School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. He is the editor-in-chief of Restoration Ecology.

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