Environmental role of wetlands in headwaters / edited by Josef Krecek and Martin Haigh

Author(s): NATO Advanced Research Workshop on the Environmental Role of Wetlands (2003 : Marienbad, Czech Republic)
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Subjects: Wetlands--Environmental aspects--Congresses
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Material Type: Books
Language: English
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Published: Dordrecht : Springer, c2006
Series: NATO science series. Series IV, Earth and environmental sciences v. 63
NATO science series. Series IV, Earth and environmental sciences v. 63
LC Classification: Q, QH
Physical Description: ix, 354 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Headwater wetlands / J. Krecek, M. J. Haigh 1
Mapping wetlands in European headwater areas / M. L. Paracchini, J. V. Vogt 7
The role of forest on the hydrology of headwater wetlands / Y. Fukushima 17
Role of grassland ecosystems in protection of forested wetlands / J. Krecek, Z. Horicka, J. Novakova 49
The effect of peat land drainage and afforestation on runoff dynamics : consequences on floods in the Glomma River / E. Beheim 59
Impact of herbaceous vegetation on recovery of a harvested headwater catchment / J. Novakova, J. Krecek 77
Leaching of nitrogen from upland forest-regeneration sites into wetland areas / E. Kubin 87
Hydrology of disturbed peat-land, Heads of the Valleys, Wales / M. Haigh, M. P. Kilmartin 95
Estimation of water budget in the forested peat-lands of Western Ireland / R. Chandran, J. F. Collins, T. Cummins 107
Role of the planktonic communities in the regulation and indication of Eutrofication processes in shallow mountain wetlands / I. Traykov, M. Asenova, D. Slavova, B. Boyanovsky 117
New wetland formation in subsidence hollows of Western Donbass, Ukraine / I. M. Loza, N. N. Nazarenko 135
Integrating wetlands into watershed management : effectiveness of constructed wetlands to reduce impacts from urban stormwater / J. Brydon, M. C. Roa, S. J. Brown, H. Schreier 143
Disasters and climate change - their relation with wetland headwaters / A. Hocevar, L. Kajfez-Bogataj, Z. Crepinsek 155
The Alleghe Lake (Dolomites, Italy) : environmental role and sediment management / L. Marchi, F. Michieli, G. M. Zuppi 161
Alpine wetlands from ecological network to land-based risk prevention : the case of Pian Di Spagna, Italy / A. Valentinelli 173
Headwater resources and headwater hazards : perspectives from environmental education : case study Galtur, Austria / A. M. Hama, A. Sansone, M. Seitz, J. Stotter 181
Hydrology of wetlands in the headwaters of great African rivers / J. Balek 203
Headwater wetlands in Eastern and Southern Africa : the evolving debate / A. Wood 211
Economic contribution of headwater wetlands : experience from Western Ethiopia / A. Wood 221
The Lake Kinneret drainage basin : headwater discharges, hydrology and nutrient dynamics in the Hula Valley wetland / M. Gophen 233
Environmental change in headwater peat wetlands, UK / M. Haigh 237
Environmental problems of headwater wetlands in Hungary / A. Kertesz, M. Csutak, J. Tardy 257
Headwater wetlands in the Czech Republic / J. Krecek 265
Analysis of the water balance of small paramo catchments in South Ecuador / W. Buytaert, V. Iniguez, R. Celleri, B. De Bievre, G. Wyseure, J. Deckers 271
Summary reports : wetlands in Slovakia, Poland, Belarus, Slovenia and Canada / S. Markova, A. Hocevar, K. Haponiuk-Winiczenko, N. Zeliankevich, I. Berniakovich, G. Peter Kershaw 283
Headwater and wetland protection : the Italian legal framework / A. Valentinelli 297
Next generation of watershed management programmes : objectives and expected results / M. Achouri 301
Conclusion - wetlands in context / M. Haigh, J. Krecek 313
Alternate Titles: In: OhioLINK electronic book center (OCoLC)180989150
In: SpringerLink (OCoLC)43927870
Issued in other form: NATO Advanced Research Workshop on the Environmental Role of Wetlands (2003 : Marienbad, Czech Republic) Environmental role of wetlands in headwaters (OCoLC)68769261
Additional Authors: Křeček, Josef
Haigh, Martin J., 1950-
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
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Notes: Invalid LCCN: 2006403685
ISBN: 1402042272 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9781402042270 (pbk.)
ISBN: 1402042264 (cased)
ISBN: 9781402042263 (cased)
ISBN: 1402042280 (e-book.)
ISBN: 9781402042287 (e-book.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Berlin : Springer, 2008. s2008 gw n s
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OCLC Number: 516066501
ISBN/ISSN: 1402042272