Landscape and Ecosystem Diversity, Dynamics and Management in the Yellow River Source Zone

  • Gary John Brierley
  • Xilai Li
  • Carola Cullum
  • Jay Gao

Part of the Springer Geography book series (SPRINGERGEOGR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Gary John Brierley, Xilai Li, Carola Cullum, Jay Gao
    Pages 1-34
  3. Gary John Brierley, Guo-an Yu, Zhiwei Li
    Pages 59-77
  4. He Qing Huang, Xiaofang Liu, Gary John Brierley, Carola Cullum
    Pages 79-99
  5. Xiasong Hu, Gary John Brierley, Carola Cullum, Jiangtao Fu, Dongmei Yu, Yuezhou Li
    Pages 101-115
  6. Youming Qiao, Zhonghua Duan
    Pages 117-135
  7. Xilai Li, George Perry, Gary John Brierley
    Pages 137-165
  8. Zhiwei Li, Zhaoyin Wang, Baozhu Pan
    Pages 183-207
  9. Delin Qi
    Pages 233-252
  10. Meiqin Han, Gary John Brierley, Carola Cullum, Xilai Li
    Pages 253-274
  11. Haikai Tane, Xilai Li, Gang Chen
    Pages 275-330
  12. Gary John Brierley, Carola Cullum, Xilai Li, Jay Gao
    Pages 353-369

About this book


This book offers a comprehensive review of the landscapes and ecosystems of the Upper Yellow River. It focuses on landscapes as a platform for considering environmental values and issues across the region. The book is based on extensive field-based analyses, applications, and photographs.


Climate Variability Hillslope Stability Hydrology and Water Resources Land Desertification Palaeo Environments River Diversity Wetland Ecosystems Yellow River Source Zone

Editors and affiliations

  • Gary John Brierley
    • 1
  • Xilai Li
    • 2
  • Carola Cullum
    • 3
  • Jay Gao
    • 4
  1. 1.AucklandNew Zealand
  2. 2.XiningChina
  3. 3.The University of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  4. 4.AucklandNew Zealand

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