Repairing the World's Estuaries
  • Author : Nathan Waltham
  • Release Date : 15 March 2020
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 300
  • ISBN 13 : 0128138289

Download or read book entitled Repairing the World's Estuaries written by Nathan Waltham and published by Elsevier online. This book was released on 15 March 2020 with total pages 300. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Repairing the World's Estuaries: Knowledge, Challenges and the Necessary Success Ahead provides a single point for the latest research and knowledge in coastal estuary repair; in particular, it showcases project learnings and outcomes. Repairing the World's Estuaries: Knowledge, Challenges and the Necessary Success Ahead has a strong cross-discipline focus covering engineering, environmental, sustainability, marine science, and is thereby appealing to a broad range of readers. The book collates available novel and exciting research from around the globe, making it an important resource in this field, as it also provides best approaches to engineering design that achieves the dual benefit of protection and ecosystem services. This book has application for resource managers, government bodies, policy makers, industry organizations/institutes, students and research centers. Features renowned contributors including leading experts in the field to coastal estuary repair and research, all with a unique and globally diverse outlook and the ability to provide real world experiences and knowledge Focuses on emerging science and technology, of huge importance for expanding cities and industry areas, including coverage on repairing and protecting expanding coastal urban cities, in which there is large potential for estuary protection Presents a detailed assessment of successful projects, outlining the positive strategies, challenges and life cycle costs