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Rainforest restoration manual : for South-Eastern Australia / Bill Peel
Bib ID 4585434
Format BookBook
Author
Peel, Bill
 
Description Collingwood, Vic. : CSIRO Publishing ; [Bairnsdale, Vic.] : East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority, c2010 
xvi, 336 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 CD-ROM. 
ISBN 9780643094710
Technical Details

System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: PC or compatible. Adobe Acrobat 7 or later version. Microsoft Word and Excel or compatible. 

Summary

Definitive guide to the recovery and restoration of Subtropical, Warm Temperate, Cool Temperate, Gallery, Dry, Dry Gully and Littoral Rainforests from south-eastern Queensland to Tasmania. Presents detailed restoration methods in 10 easy-to-follow steps, documenting the research and trials undertaken during rainforest restoration over more than two decades. Supported by a CD that provides important background information, with 32 appendices, a propagation manual for the region's 735 rainforest plants, an illustrated glossary and resources for teachers.

Full contents
  • Ch. 1. Background to rainforest restoration
  • Ch. 2. Understanding your rainforest and applying first aid
  • Ch. 3. Your rainforest and regional context
  • Ch. 4. Immediate actions and site planning
  • Ch. 5. Choosing the method of restoration
  • Ch. 6. Resources
  • Ch. 7. Project planning
  • Ch. 8. Project implementation
  • Ch. 9. What is success in restoration?
  • Ch. 10. Maintenance and ongoing ecological management
 
Notes

Includes index.

CD-ROM in pocket inside back cover.

Bibliography included on CD-ROM.

Accompanying CD-ROM contains background information including history, theory and philosophy, principles and a large number of appendices with very useful technical information.

Digital content preserved

Electronic component selected for preservation.

Subjects Rain forests -- Australia, Southeastern -- Management.  |  Rain forest conservation -- Australia, Southeastern.  |  Reforestation -- Australia, Southeastern.  |  Forest restoration -- Australia, Southeastern.
Other authors/contributors CSIRO  |  East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority
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Rainforest restoration manual for south-eastern Australia

Available From CSIRO Publishing, PO Box 1139, Collingwood VIC 3066 

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