Rivers of Europe

Based on the bestselling book, Rivers of North America, this new guide stands as the only primary source of complete and comparative baseline data on the biological and hydrological characteristics of more than 180 of the highest profile rivers in Europe. With numerous full-color photographs and maps, Rivers of Europe includes conservation information on current patterns of river use and the extent to which human society has exploited and impacted them. Rivers of Europe provides the information ecologists and conservation managers need to better assess their management and meet the EU legislative good governance targets. Coverage on more than 180 European rivers Summarizes biological, ecological and biodiversity characteristics Provides conservation managers with information to resolve conflicts between recreational use of rivers, their use as a water supply, and the need to conserve natural habitats Data on river hydrology (maximum , minimum and average flow rates), seasonal variation in water flow Numerous full-color photographs Information on the underlying geology and its affect on river behaviour

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  • Author : Klement Tockner
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 728 pages
  • ISBN : 9780080919089
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Rivers of Europe

Rivers of Europe
  • Author : Klement Tockner,Urs Uehlinger,Christopher T. Robinson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 31 January 2009
GET THIS BOOKRivers of Europe

Based on the bestselling book, Rivers of North America, this new guide stands as the only primary source of complete and comparative baseline data on the biological and hydrological characteristics of more than 180 of the highest profile rivers in Europe. With numerous full-color photographs and maps, Rivers of Europe includes conservation information on current patterns of river use and the extent to which human society has exploited and impacted them. Rivers of Europe provides the information ecologists and conservation managers

Rivers of Europe

Rivers of Europe
  • Author : Klement Tockner,Christiane Zarfl,Christopher T. Robinson
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 November 2019
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Rivers of Europe, Second Edition presents the latest update on the only primary source of complete and comparative baseline data on the biological and hydrological characteristics of more than 180 of the highest profile rivers in Europe. With even more full-color photographs and maps, the book includes conservation information on current patterns of river use and the extent to which human society has exploited and impacted them. Each chapter includes up to 10 featured rivers, with detailed information on their physiography, hydrology,

Rivers in History

Rivers in History
  • Author : Christof Mauch,Thomas Zeller
  • Publisher : University of Pittsburgh Pre
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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"Examines the impact of rivers on humans and, conversely, the impact of humans on rivers. The authors view this dynamic relationship through political, cultural, industrial, social, and ecological perspectives in national and transnational settings. This book analyzes the regional, national, and international politicization of rivers, the use and treatment of waterways in urban versus rural environments, and the increasing role of international commissions in ecological and commercial legislation for the protection of river resources"--From publisher description.

Berlitz River Cruising in Europe & the USA

Berlitz River Cruising in Europe & the USA
  • Author : Berlitz Publishing
  • Publisher : Apa Publications (UK) Limited
  • Release : 01 May 2018
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River Cruising in Europe & the USA A river cruise is undoubtedly the most civilised way to see the best of a region; you can relax in the comfort of a small vessel as you glide through beautiful towns and spectacular scenery. But how do you choose which cruise company, which kind of rivership, and where to go? This new edition of River Cruising in Europe & the USA will tell you everything you need to know about taking a cruise along

Cruising the Canals and Rivers of France

Cruising the Canals and Rivers of France
  • Author : Tom Sommers
  • Publisher : Eurocanals Publishing
  • Release : 01 November 2013
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A guide to all canals and navigable rivers in France. Descriptions, maps and data tables with waterway dimensions for 90 waterways throughout France; 17 regional maps and 59 detailed maps of individual waterways. The detailed maps show locations of towns, locks, marinas, mooring places and rental-boat bases. Suggestions for through-routes and loop-cruises. Maps showing the location of vineyards along the waterways. This fifth edition(2018) has been updated to show the latest locations of ports de plaisance, haltes and rental boat bases. (These items

Urban Rivers

Urban Rivers
  • Author : Stéphane Castonguay,Matthew Evenden
  • Publisher : University of Pittsburgh Press
  • Release : 20 May 2012
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Urban Rivers examines urban interventions on rivers through politics, economics, sanitation systems, technology, and societies; how rivers affected urbanization spatially, in infrastructure, territorial disputes, and in floodplains, and via their changing ecologies. Providing case studies from Vienna to Manitoba, the chapters assemble geographers and historians in a comparative survey of how cities and rivers interacted from the seventeenth century to the present. Rising cities and industries were great agents of social and ecological changes, particularly during the nineteenth century, when