Restoring Disturbed Landscapes: Putting Principles into Practice

Restoring Disturbed Landscapes: Putting Principles into Practice
Author: 
David J. Tongway and John A Ludwig
Publisher: 
Island Press
Publication Date: 
2011
ISBN: 
978–1–597–26581–2

Paper, 189 pp.,$30.00

Experts in the field of landscape restoration, the authors share their extensive knowledge and experiences for the purpose of encouraging ecosystem rehabilitation. They present a report on their concepts and tested methods that can be used in sites around the world in order to “repair damaged landscape to an acceptable level of functionality.” The five-step procedure will serve as a useful guide to professionals and those interested in restoration practices in a broad range of problems.

— Marilyn K. Alaimo, garden writer and volunteer, Chicago Botanic Garden

Volume: 
13
Number: 
4