[PDF] ✓ Wetland and Riparian Areas of the Intermountain West: Ecology and Management (Peter T. Flawn Series in Natural Resource Management and Conservation) Author Mark C. McKinstry – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk Wetlands and riparian areas between the Rocky Mountains and the Sierra Nevada are incredibly diverse and valuable habitats More than 80 percent of the wildlife species in this intermountain region dep Wetlands and riparian areas between the Rocky Riparian Areas ePUB ✓ Mountains and the Sierra Nevada are incredibly diverse and valuable habitats More than percent of the wildlife species in this intermountain region depend on these wetlands which account for less than percent of the land area for their survival At the same time the wetlands also serve the water needs of ranchers and farmers Wetland and Kindle - recreationists vacation communities and cities It is no exaggeration to call water the liuid gold of the West and the burgeoning human demands on this scarce resource make it imperative to understand and properly manage the wetlands and riverine areas of the Intermountain WestThis book offers land managers biologists and research scientists a state of the art survey of the ecology and management practices and Riparian Areas MOBI ô of wetland and riparian areas in the Intermountain West Twelve articles examine such diverse issues as laws and regulations affecting these habitats the uniue physiographic features of the region the importance of wetlands and riparian areas to fish wildlife and livestock the ecological function of these areas their value to humans and the methods to evaluate these habitats The authors also address the human and Riparian Areas of the Epub / impacts on the land from urban and suburban development mining grazing energy extraction recreation water diversions and timber harvesting and suggest ways to mitigate such impacts.
- 319 pages
- Wetland and Riparian Areas of the Intermountain West: Ecology and Management (Peter T. Flawn Series in Natural Resource Management and Conservation)
- Mark C. McKinstry
- 16 May 2016 Mark C. McKinstry