Restoration of Coastal Dunes

The continuously growing human population along the world’s coasts will exacerbate the impact of human activities on all coastal environments. Restoration activities will therefore become increasingly important. In particular, sandy shores and coastal dunes will require significant restoration effor...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Martínez, Luisa M. (Editor), Gallego-Fernández, Juan B. (Editor), Hesp, Patrick A. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013, 2013
Edition:1st ed. 2013
Series:Springer Series on Environmental Management
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Human Impact and Need for Restoration
  • Foredune Restoration in Urban Settings
  • Restoration of Coastal Foredunes, A Geomorphological Perspective: Examples from New
  • Natural Plant Diversity Development on a Man-Made Dune System
  • Restoration of Foredunes and Transgressive Dunefields – Case studies from New Zealand
  • Foredune Restoration Before and After Hurricanes: Inevitable Destruction, Certain Reconstruction.-Restoration of Dune Mobility in The Netherlands
  • The Impact of Dune Stabilisation on the Conservation Status of Sand Dune Systems in Wales
  • Restoration of Andalusian Coastal Juniper Woodlands
  • Dune Restoration over Two Decades at the Lanphere and Ma-le’l Dunes in Northern California
  • Restoration of Coastal Sand Dunes for Conservation of Biodiversity – the Israeli Experience
  • Passive Recovery of Mediterranean Coastal Dunes Following Limitations to Human Trampling
  • Restoration of Dune Ecosystems Following Mining in Madagascar and Namibia: