© 1990

Wetland Ecology and Management: Case Studies

  • D. F. Whigham
  • R. E. Good
  • J. Kvet

Part of the Tasks for vegetation science book series (TAVS, volume 25)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Wetland Management

  3. Landscape Issues Related to Wetland Management

  4. Wetland Ecology and Utilization

    1. K. Krishnamurthy
      Pages 135-140
    2. C. Max Finlayson, Ian D. Cowie, Bruce J. Bailey
      Pages 141-162
    3. Charles T. Roman, Ralph E. Good, Silas Little
      Pages 163-173

About this book


This book contains papers on the topics of brought together wetland SCientists from all wetland ecology and management, most of continents and provided an opportunity to exchange valuable information on a variety of which were presented at the 2nd International Wetlands Conference in Trebon, Czechoslovakia aspects on the ecology and management of wetlands. (13-22 June 1984). The conference, hosted by the Hydrobotany Department of the Institute of Botany, was organized by the Czechoslovak This volume contains papers that represent aspects of wetland management. Like most Academy of Sciences and the International ecological topics, the papers clearly Wetlands Working Group of the International Association of Ecology (INTECOL) with demonstrate that the science of wetland management is not evenly developed around the cooperation from the SCOPE (SCientific Committee on Problems of the Environment) world. In some areas, wetlands have not even Working Group on Ecosystem Dynamics in been adequately described and there is little Freshwater Wetlands and Shallow Water Bodies, information about the impacts that man is UNESCO Man and the Biosphere (MAB) having on them. In other areas, information on Program, International Society for Ecological wetland ecology and management has developed Modelling, and the International Society for to the point where regulations and laws provide Limnology (SIL). Partial sponsorship for the some protection against development. It is our conference and these proceedings was provided hope this collection of papers will demonstrate by UNESCO (Contract SCjRPj204. 079.


Danube Mangrove duckweed ecology ecosystem nitrogen vegetation wetland

Editors and affiliations

  • D. F. Whigham
    • 1
  • R. E. Good
    • 2
  • J. Kvet
    • 3
  1. 1.EdgewaterUSA
  2. 2.CamdenUSA
  3. 3.TrebonCzech Republic

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Wetland Ecology and Management: Case Studies
  • Editors Dennis F. Whigham
    R.E. Good
    J. Kvet
  • Series Title Tasks for vegetation science
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-7923-0893-5
  • Softcover ISBN 978-94-010-7451-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-94-009-2115-3
  • Series ISSN 0167-9406
  • Series E-ISSN 1875-130X
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 181
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Ecology
    Plant Ecology
    Freshwater & Marine Ecology
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