Title
Watery land : the management of lowland floodplains in England
Description
This chapter reviews the policy arena affecting floodplain management and explores the scope for floodplains to provide multiple benefits (including agriculture, nature conservation and floodwater storage) using an ecosystem functions framework to balance diverse interests of various stakeholders. (08/07/2009)
URL
http://www.earthscan.co.uk/?tabid=74738
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Book details
Language
English
Author
Joe Morris
Author
Tim.M. Hess
Author
Jim.R. Rouquette
Author
Matt Lobley
Contributor
Matt Lobley
Author
David.J.G. Gowing
Author
Helena Posthumus
Editor
Michael Winter

land use; floodplains; ecosystem services

Is this item peer reviewed?
No
ISBN
9781844077205
Publisher
Earthscan
Date of publication
01 January 2009
Number of pages
320
Book title
What is land for? : the food, fuel and climate change debate
Is this item a pre-print or post-print?
Postprint