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Wetlands and water resources

Fred Pearce

Wetlands and water resources

by Fred Pearce

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Published by Medwet in Tour du Valat, Arles, France .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementF. Pearce.
SeriesConservation of Mediterranean wetlands ;, 5
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 98/03110 (G)
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL486189M
ISBN 102910368092, 2910368084
LC Control Number98215482
OCLC/WorldCa39530274

Get this from a library! Proceedings of a conference on sustainability of wetlands and water resources: how well can riverine wetlands continue to support society into the 21st century?: Oxford, Mississippi, May , [Marjorie Holland; Melvin L Warren, Jr.; John A Stanturf;] -- The conference focused on recent work in freshwater wetlands [both natural and constructed] with a view Again, wetlands act as a natural filter for polluted water, but they can only absorb so much. Pollution enters the water table through pesticides, sediment, sewage, fertilizers and many other forms. Once a wetland is polluted, it's difficult to clean it up. The best way to keep wetlands clean is to protect them from pollution in the first place

Wetlands are the source of water that supports all forms of life. Despite our efforts to promote their importance, loss and damage to wetlands and their biodiversity continues. Our vision is a world where wetlands are treasured and nurtured for their beauty, the life they support and the resources they provide. Help us to reach that ://   are also evident in Ethiopia, where water resources are unevenly distributed and only a quarter of its population has access to safe water and sanitation. Wetlands are the main custodians of these valuable water resources. They act as ‘banks’ from where water may be drawn, and groundwater replenished. Dugan () explains

  KEY PUBLICATIONS AND ONLINE RESOURCES. WATER, OCEANS AND WETLANDS. This page This publication is one of the latest additions to a series of papers backing the campaign “Water as a Human Right.” The book argues that the World Bank uses its influence on the water policies in many developing countries to promote the construction of new Missouri Wetlands Monitoring and Assessment: This project aims to develop a physical wetlands monitoring pilot program in partnership with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the University of Missouri. The Water Resources Center is installing instruments at diverse sites across the state to record data by satellite ://


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