Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Trim: 6⅜ x 9
978-0-7425-2569-6 • Paperback • February 2004 • $48.00 • (£37.00)
978-1-4616-4690-7 • eBook • February 2004 • $42.50 • (£33.00)
Dr. Sharon L. Spray is assistant professor of political science and environmental studies at Elon University and teaches courses in American politics, international environmental policy, and domestic environmental politics and law. Dr. Karen L. McGlothlin is assistant professor of biology at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, and teaches courses in invertebrate zoology, island ecology, entomology, and developmental biology.
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Wetlands Wildlife and Fisheries: A Biological Perspective of Wetland Ecosystems
Chapter 3 Soils and Sediment: Understanding Wetland Biogeochemistry
Chapter 4 Restoring our National Wetlands: Understanding Restoration Ecology
Chapter 5 From Past to Present: An Historical Perspective on Wetlands
Chapter 6 Muddy Policies and Tidal Politics: The Politics of Wetlands
Chapter 7 The Value Resources: An Economic Perspective on Wetlands
This well-written book, which gives excellent overviews of ecologically important issues, merits a wide audience.
— Choice Reviews