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Freshwater wetlands : ecological processes and management potential / edited by Ralph E. Good, Dennis F. Whigham, Robert L. Simpson ; technical editor, Crawford G. Jackson, Jr.

; Whigham, Dennis F ; Simpson, Robert L. (Robert Lee), 1942-
New York : Academic Press, 1978.
ISBN 9780122901508, 0122901509

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Other Authors Good, Ralph E.
Simpson, Robert L. 1942-
Whigham, Dennis F.
Subjects Ecologie.
Ecossistemas De Agua Doce.
Écologie des zones humides -- Congrès.
Wetland conservation -- Congresses.
Wetland conservation.
Wetland ecology -- Congresses.
Wetland ecology.
Wetlands.
Zones humides -- Conservation.
Description xvii, 378 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Proceedings of a conference held at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J., Feb. 13-16, 1977.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Biomass and primary production in freshwater tidal wetlands of the Middle Atlantic coast / Dennis F. Whigham, Jack McCormick, Ralph E. Good, and Robert L. Simpson -- Primary production of prairie glacial marshes / A.G. van der Valk and C.B. Davis -- Life history aspects of primary production in sedge wetlands / John M. Bernard and Eville Gorham -- Primary production in northern bog marshes / R.J. Reader -- The role of hydrology in freshwater wetland ecosystems / J.G. Gosselink and R.E. Turner -- Primary production processes : summary and recommendations / Armando A. de la Cruz -- Decomposition of intertidal freshwater marsh plants / William E. Odum and Mary A. Heywood -- Litter decomposition in prairie glacial marshes / C.B. Davis and A.G. van der Valk -- Decomposition in northern wetlands / Jim P.M. Chamie and Curtis J. Richardson -- Decomposition in the littoral zone of lakes / Gordon L. Godshalk and Robert G. Wetzel -- Decomposition processes : summary and recommendations / John L. Gallagher -- Chemical composition of wetland plants / Claude E. Boyd -- Nutrient movements in lakeshore marshes / R.T. Prentki, T.D. Gustafson, and M.S. Adams -- Nutrient dynamics of freshwater riverine marshes and the role of emergent macrophytes / Jeffrey M. Klopatek -- Nutrient dynamics of northern wetland ecosystems / Curtis J. Richardson, Donald L. Tilton, John A. Kadlec, Jim P.M. Chamie, and W. Alan Wentz -- Seasonal patterns of nutrient movement in a freshwater tidal marsh / Robert L. Simpson, Dennis F. Whigham, and Raymond Walker -- Nutrient dynamics : summary and recommendations / Ivan Valiela and John M. Teal -- Management of freshwater marshes for wildlife / Milton W. Weller -- Tidal freshwater marsh establishment in Upper Chesapeake Bay : Pontederia cordata and Peltandra virginica / E.W. Garbisch Jr. and L.B. Coleman -- Effects of canals on freshwater marshes in coastal Louisiana and implications for management / James H. Stone, Leonard M. Bahr Jr., and John W. Day Jr. -- Management of freshwater wetlands for nutrient assimilation / William E. Sloey, Frederic L. Spangler, and C.W. Fetter Jr. -- Ecology and the regulation of freshwater wetlands / Jack McCormick -- Management potential : summary and recommendations / Forest Stearns.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3728772
(OCoLC)ocm03728772
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