The Resource Floodplains : physical geography, ecology and societal interactions, Marc A. Álvarez, editor, (electronic resource)

Floodplains : physical geography, ecology and societal interactions, Marc A. Álvarez, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Floodplains : physical geography, ecology and societal interactions
Title
Floodplains
Title remainder
physical geography, ecology and societal interactions
Statement of responsibility
Marc A. Álvarez, editor
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
GB561
LC item number
.F536 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • ebrary
  • Álvarez, Marc A
Series statement
Environmental science, engineering and technology
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  • Floodplains
  • Floodplain ecology
  • Human ecology
  • NATURE / Ecology
  • NATURE / Ecosystems & Habitats / Wilderness
  • SCIENCE / Environmental Science
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Ecology
  • Floodplain ecology
  • Floodplains
  • Human ecology
Label
Floodplains : physical geography, ecology and societal interactions, Marc A. Álvarez, editor, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ch. 1. Water and people in the yaere floodplain (North Cameroon) / F. Delclaux ... [et al.] -- Ch. 2. Designing actions for bird conservation at the "Yuriria" Lagoon, its associated floodplain and terrestrial habitats in Michoacán, Mexico / Leonardo Chapa-Vargas, Javier Salgado-Ortiz and Karina Monzalvo-Santos -- Ch. 3. The 'floodplain burning' approach for digital elevation model processing in flat and flooded areas / Augusto C.V. Getirana ... [et al.] -- Ch. 4. Temporal and spatial variability of water and sediment composition in the middle Paraná River system / María Alejandra Maine ... [et al.] -- Ch. 5. Benthic invertebrates in the middle Paraná River floodplain (Argentina) / Florencia Zilli and Luciana Montalto -- Ch. 6. Flood inundation and the temporal dynamics of floodplain waterholes in an Australian dryland river / E.S.F. Medeiros and A.H. Arthington -- Ch. 7. Metapopulations of decapods in the floodplain of Paraná River, South America / V. Williner, F. Giri and P. Collins -- Ch. 8. A successful combined use of telemetric monitoring system and spatial data modeling to study the turbidity behavior in the Amazon floodplain / Enner H. Alcantara ... [et al.] -- Ch. 9. Characterization of geometric properties of simulated droughts and floods of water bodies / Dinesh Sathyamoorthy -- Ch. 10. Disaster-resilient subdivision design : evaluating the potential and performance of new urbanism for reducing flood risks / Mark R. Stevens, Philip R. Berke, Yan Song -- Ch. 11. Recent evolution of the Jourdain River braidplain on Espiritu Santo Island, Vanuatu / James P. Terry -- Ch. 12. Restoration of channelized fluvial systems and their floodplains / Aaron R. Pierce
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 306 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781617286087
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)784938626
  • (OCoLC)ocn784938626
Label
Floodplains : physical geography, ecology and societal interactions, Marc A. Álvarez, editor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ch. 1. Water and people in the yaere floodplain (North Cameroon) / F. Delclaux ... [et al.] -- Ch. 2. Designing actions for bird conservation at the "Yuriria" Lagoon, its associated floodplain and terrestrial habitats in Michoacán, Mexico / Leonardo Chapa-Vargas, Javier Salgado-Ortiz and Karina Monzalvo-Santos -- Ch. 3. The 'floodplain burning' approach for digital elevation model processing in flat and flooded areas / Augusto C.V. Getirana ... [et al.] -- Ch. 4. Temporal and spatial variability of water and sediment composition in the middle Paraná River system / María Alejandra Maine ... [et al.] -- Ch. 5. Benthic invertebrates in the middle Paraná River floodplain (Argentina) / Florencia Zilli and Luciana Montalto -- Ch. 6. Flood inundation and the temporal dynamics of floodplain waterholes in an Australian dryland river / E.S.F. Medeiros and A.H. Arthington -- Ch. 7. Metapopulations of decapods in the floodplain of Paraná River, South America / V. Williner, F. Giri and P. Collins -- Ch. 8. A successful combined use of telemetric monitoring system and spatial data modeling to study the turbidity behavior in the Amazon floodplain / Enner H. Alcantara ... [et al.] -- Ch. 9. Characterization of geometric properties of simulated droughts and floods of water bodies / Dinesh Sathyamoorthy -- Ch. 10. Disaster-resilient subdivision design : evaluating the potential and performance of new urbanism for reducing flood risks / Mark R. Stevens, Philip R. Berke, Yan Song -- Ch. 11. Recent evolution of the Jourdain River braidplain on Espiritu Santo Island, Vanuatu / James P. Terry -- Ch. 12. Restoration of channelized fluvial systems and their floodplains / Aaron R. Pierce
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 306 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781617286087
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)784938626
  • (OCoLC)ocn784938626

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