4 edition of Ecological aspects of the reclamation of derelict and disturbed land found in the catalog.
|Statement||[by] Gordon T. Goodman and Shirley A. Bray.|
|Contributions||Bray, Shirley A., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||Z5074.R4 G66, S605 G66|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, iv, 351 p. :|
|Number of Pages||351|
|LC Control Number||76374968|
Land reclamation, usually known as reclamation, and also known as land fill (not to be confused with a landfill), is the process of creating new land from oceans, seas, riverbeds or lake beds. The land reclaimed is known as reclamation ground or land fill.. In some jurisdictions, including parts of the United States, the term "reclamation" can refer to returning disturbed lands to an improved. Land reclamation encompasses remediation of industrial wasteland, improvement of infertile land for agricultural production, preservation of wetlands, and restoration of disturbed areas. Land reclamation is an integral part of sustainable development which aims to reconcile economic productivity with environmental preservation.
Subjects: Acid mine drainage Bureau of Land Management Case studies Environmental aspects Mines and mineral resources Ohio Reclamation of land Records and correspondence Strip mining United States Annotated bibliography of reclamation literature pertaining to western U.S. - acid sulfate weathering processes are a major risk to environmental quality from drastic land disturbances 2. Compaction is the most common limiting factor in disturbed lands worldwide 3. Coarse textures (sand) or high rick content limits water holding and rooting volume of disturbed land soils. 4. Slope/aspect/(albedo effects - absorbing.
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Goodman and Shirley A. Bray. Geo Abstracts Ltd, University of East Anglia, Norwich. 245 cm × 19 cm. Price; £ ($). Ecological aspects of the reclamation of derelict and disturbed land; an annotated bibliography.
By G.T. Goodman, S.A. Bray and London (United Kingdom) Natural Environment Research Council. The contributions cover a wide range of topics: Monitoring, prediction and assessment of environmental damage in mining areas - Subsidence land reclamation and ecological restoration - Soil, vegetation and biological diversity - Mining methods and measures for minimization of land and environmental damage - Solid wastes and AMD treatment - Contaminated land remediation - Land reclamation and ecological restoration policies and management - Surface mined land reclamation and ecological.
Land Reclamation (Ecology) HC Deb 24 March vol ccW W § Mr. Faulds. asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what research is being carried out into the ecological aspects of reclaiming derelict and disturbed land. Bibliography of research on derelict land reclamation.
SOIL REPLACEMENT Since the problems of derelict and degraded land lie in the soil, the most obvious course of action is to remove the soil from the area to be disturbed, store it Cited by: Reclamation of Contaminated Land takes into account the different groups involved in contaminated land management and offers a flexible learning approach based on practical experience and research.
It presents an overview of the general skills and knowledge required, encompassing both general management and regulatory practice and specific land. Soil construction: A step for ecological reclamation of derelict lands Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Soils and Sediments 8(2) April with Reads How we measure 'reads'.
Sustainable reclamation of industrial areas in urban landscapes the core sections of urban areas or sites of high ecological value as rivers are prime targets for urban revitalization .
The same Database defines derelict land as ‘‘land so damaged by previous. Ecological restoration and land reclamation in open-cast mines in Shanxi Province, China added value to the economy as a result of sideline businesses, such as vegetable.
This book provides a comprehensive treatment of the important aspects of land reclamation. Its basic aim is to dispel the myths that have become associated with the subject and to indicate methods and strategies that can be used for safe and economical reclamation.
Land Reclamation in Ecological Fragile Areas contains the proceedings of the. The Restoration of Vegetation on Derelict Land Produced by Industrial Activity. Ecological aspects of the reclamation of derelict and disturbed land: an annotated bibliography.
Norwich: Geo Abstracts. Roberts R.D. () The Restoration of Vegetation on Derelict Land Produced by Industrial Activity. In: Holdgate M.W., Woodman M.J. (eds Cited by: The restoration of soil functions, thanks to the soil construction process, must be considered as a primary step for the ecological reclamation of derelict lands.
In this way, the pedo-engineering approach should be considered as an essential part of the global ecological engineering for the reclamation of derelict by: "Land reclamation, particularly of land disturbed by mining, is a major environmental issue throughout the world.
Thirty-eight chapters explore the vast complexities involved in reclamation after large-scale disturbances and provide a broad range of perspectives and examples of reclamation efforts.
Readers will find specifics, from mapping minesoil to policy-making, from geochemistry to large. The reclamation of derelict land and the prevention of dereliction in the United Kingdom This paper supports the United Kingdom’s slide-tape presentation “Waste of Waste Land”, made for the UN Habitat Conference, Vancouver The paper explains policies and measures for reclaiming the extensive areas of derelict land in the United.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: "Murder not then the fruit within my womb": Shakespeare's Joan, Foxe's Guernsey martyr, and women pleading pregnancy in English history and culture --Shakespeare's 1 Henry VI and the tragedy of Renaissance diplomacy --Converting the daughter:.
Land Restoration: Reclaiming Landscapes for a Sustainable Future provides a holistic overview of land degradation and restoration in that it addresses the issue of land restoration from the scientific and practical development points of view.
Furthermore, the breadth of chapter topics and contributors cover the topic and a wealth of connected issues, such as security, development, and. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF.
Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. The chemistry of the non-ferrous heavy metals lead, zinc and cadmium is examined in relation to reclamation of superfund sites in the USA alongside a consideration of the role of the Welsh Development Agency in developing strategies for the recovery of derelict and contaminated land.
David has worked for more than twenty years in biodiversity and nature conservation in England, particularly in urban areas. His experience ranges from the reclamation of colliery tips and derelict land to influencing policy for the conservation or urban biodiversity.
• Land reclamation supervision • Products and industrialization • Education, technology transfer and international cooperation of mine land reclamation • “The Belt and Road Initiative” and mine land restoration.
Land Reclamation in Ecological Fragile Areas will be of interest to engineers,scientists, consultants, government Author: Hu Zhenqi.Books by Gordon T Goodman. The Ecology of resource degradation and renewal (The 15th Symposium of the British Ecological Society) Author: M. J.
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