Volume 191 2006

Wetlands: Functioning, Biodiversity Conservation, and Restoration

ISBN: 978-3-540-33188-9 (Print) 978-3-540-33189-6 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXV

  2. The influence of vertebrate herbivory on ecological dynamics in wetland ecosystems

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      Pages 1-12

      Wetland Functioning in Relation to Biodiversity Conservation and Restoration

  3. Functioning of Plants and Animals in Wetlands

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-36

      Plant Survival in Wet Environments: Resilience and Escape Mediated by Shoot Systems

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      Pages 37-59

      Center Stage: The Crucial Role of Macrophytes in Regulating Trophic Interactions in Shallow Lake Wetlands

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      Pages 61-90

      Biological Invasions: Concepts to Understand and Predict a Global Threat

  4. Conservation and Management of Wetlands

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-116

      Wetland Conservation and Management: Questions for Science and Society in Applying the Ecosystem Approach

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      Pages 117-148

      Wetlands in the Tidal Freshwater Zone

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      Pages 149-167

      Biodiversity in European Shallow Lakes: a Multilevel-Multifactorial Field Study

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      Pages 169-196

      River Basin Management to Conserve Wetlands and Water Resources

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      Pages 197-222

      Aspects of Adaptive Management of Coastal Wetlands: Case Studies of Processes, Conservation, Restoration, Impacts and Assessment

  5. Wetland Restoration and Creation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

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      Pages 225-246

      Contrasting Approaches to the Restoration of Diverse Vegetation in Herbaceous Wetlands

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      Pages 247-268

      Fen Management and Research Perspectives: An Overview

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      Pages 269-283

      Social Learning in Wetland Development

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      Pages 285-310

      Eco-Hydrological Functioning of the Biebrza Wetlands: Lessons for the Conservation and Restoration of Deteriorated Wetlands

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 311-318