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Handbook of water sensitive planning and design

Author: Robert Lawrence France
Publisher: Boca Raton, Fla. : Lewis, ©2002.
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Presents the history of water as a design and planning element in landscape architecture and describes interpretations of water management. This handbook addresses the subject of site-specific water  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Lawrence France
ISBN: 1566705622 9781566705622
OCLC Number: 799763851
Description: 699 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Contents: Background - Perspectives of Water Management: Representative Examples from the Recent Literature, Robert France WATER SENSITIVE DESIGN Stormwater Management and Stormwater Restoration, Bruce K. Ferguson Successful Stormwater Management Ponds (Massachusetts), Desheng Wang Open Spaces and Impervious Surfaces: Model Development Principles and Benefits, Jennifer A. Zielinski Post-Industrial Watersheds: Retrofits and Restorative Redevelopment, (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Richard D. Pinkham and Timothy Collins Low-Impact Development: An Alternative Stormwater Management Technology, Larry S. Coffman Water Gardens as Stormwater Infrastructure (Portland, Oregon), Thomas Liptan and Robert K. Murase Retaining Water: Technical Support for Capturing Parking Lot Runoff (Ithaca, New York), Robert France and Philip Craul A Productive Stormwater Park (Farmington, Minnesota), Diana Balmori A Stormwater Wetland Becomes a Nature Park (British Columbia, Canada), Catherine Berris Wetlands-Based Indirect Potable Reuse Project (West Palm Beach, Florida), Larry N. Schwartz, Lee P. Wiseman, and W. Erik Olson Restoring Urban Wetland - Pond Systems (Boston, Massachusetts), Clarissa Rowe Water Connections: Wetlands for Science Instruction (Wichita, Kansas), Robert France and Kaki Martin Constructed Wetlands and Stormwater Management at the Northern Water Feature (Sydney Olympic Park), Glenn Allen Principles and Applications of Wetland Park Creation, James S. Bays Applications of Low-Impact Development Techniques (Maryland), Michael L. Clar Restoring and Protecting a Small, Urban Lake (Boston, Massachusetts), Nicholas Pouder and Robert France Integrated Ecology, Geomorphology, and Bioengineering for Watershed-Friendly Design, Wendi Goldsmith WATER SENSITIVE PLANNING Shoreline Buffers: Protecting Water Quality and Biological Diversity, (New Hampshire), Frank Mitchell River Restoration Planning (Connecticut), James G. MacBroom Greenways as Green Infrastructure in the New Millennium, Charles A. Flink Natural Resource Stewardship Planning and Design: Fresh Pond Reservation (Massachusetts), Thomas S. Benjamin Treating Rivers as Systems to Meet Multiple Objectives, Leslie Zucker, Anne Weekes, Mark Vian, and Jay D. Dorsey What Progress has been Made in the Remedial Action Plan Program After Ten Years of Effort? (Ontario, Canada), Gail Krantzberg and Judi Barnes Watershed Management Plans: Bridging from Science to Policy to Operations (San Francisco, California), David Blau Watershed Assessment Planning Process Assessment (Johnson County, Kansas), Dennis A. Haag, Stephen A. Hurst, and Bryan J. Bear Urban Watershed Management (Detroit, Michigan), Kelly A. Cave Modeling a Soil Moisture Index Using Geographic Information Systems in a Developing Country Context (Thailand), John S. Felkner and Michael W. Binford The Design of Regions: A Watershed Planning Approach to Sustainability, Daniel Williams GIS Watershed Mapping: Developing and Implementing a Watershed Natural Resources Inventory (New Hampshire), Jeffrey A. Schloss The Effect of Spatial Location in Land-Water Interactions: A Comparison of Two Modeling Approaches to Support Watershed Planning (Newfoundland, Canada), Margot Young Cantwell Spatial Investigation of Applying Ontario's Timber Management Guidelines: GIS Analysis for Riparian Areas of Concern, Robert France, John S. Felkner, Michael Flaxman, and Robert Rempel Aquifer Recharge Management Model: Evaluating the Impacts of Urban Development on Groundwater Resources (Galilee, Israel), Amir Mueller, Robert France, and Carl Steinitz Factors Influencing Sediment Transport from Logging Roads near Boreal Trout Lakes (Ontario, Canada), Robert France Limnology, Plumbing and Planning: Evaluation of Nutrient-Based Limits to Shoreline Development in Precambrian Shield Watersheds, Neil J. Hutchinson Postscript: Implementing Water Sensitive Planning and Design Index Each Section Begins with an Overview and Concludes with Discussion Summaries. Responses by Robert France accompany each chapter.
Responsibility: edited by Robert L. France.


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