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Ecology Impact Assessment P : Environmental Science & Technology - Walter E. Westman

Ecology Impact Assessment P

Environmental Science & Technology

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Published: 4th January 1985
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The first integrated text on applied ecology, ecologicalimpact assessment and environmental planning written by abiological ecologist with extensive experience in bothplanning and geography. "Ecology" critically reviews currentmethods of assessment and provides the conceptual andmethodological basis for advancing the field. It also offers adetailed discussion of legal and planning issues by reviewingcurrent environmental legislation, discussing risk analysisand decision making techniques, and presenting quantitativeeconomic and non-economic techniques for evaluating ecologicalimpacts.

Ecological Impact Assessment as a Discipline.

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW, PUBLIC POLICY, AND DECISION MAKING.

Environmental Law: Planning Approaches and Ecological Constraints.

Environmental Decision Making.

SUMMARIZING AND EVALUATING IMPACTS.

Quantitative Approaches.

Economic Approaches.

Land.

PREDICTING IMPACTS: THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT.

PREDICTING IMPACTS: THE BIOTA.

Structure and Function of Biological Communities.

Ecotoxicology: Assessing Impacts of Pollutants on Biota.

Sampling and Analysis of Ecological Data.

Species and Landscape Diversity.

Succession and Resilience of Ecosystems.

Index.

ISBN: 9780471808954
ISBN-10: 0471808954
Series: Environmental Science & Technology
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 544
Published: 4th January 1985
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.44 x 15.72  x 2.62
Weight (kg): 0.76
Edition Number: 1