River conservation and management

P. J. Boon, P. Calow, G. E. Petts

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Problems involved in reconciling the use of rivers for practical purposes with the preservation of their ecological and landscape values were explored at a three-day international conference held at the University of York in September 1990. Papers presented dealt with the broad themes, of the case for conservation, the assessment of conservation potential, recovery and rehabilitation, and the role of legislation and public participation in protecting rivers. (D.W.T.)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRiver conservation and management
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK
ISBN (Print)0471929468, 9780471929468
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992


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