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The Fresh Waters of Scotland By Peter S. Maitland

The Fresh Waters of Scotland by Peter S. Maitland

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Summary

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Scottish Freshwater Group, this volume contains comprehensive information on the fresh waters of Scotland. Present water management practices, threats to supplies and future developments are discussed at both national and international levels.

The Fresh Waters of Scotland Summary

The Fresh Waters of Scotland: A National Resource of International Significance by Peter S. Maitland

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Scottish Freshwater Group, this volume contains comprehensive information on the fresh waters of Scotland. It describes how the extensive use of this natural resource for fresh water supplies, hydro-electricity, fisheries and aquaculture, tourism and recreation has produced threats. Present water management practices and future developments are discussed at both national and international levels.

Table of Contents

DEFINING, CLASSIFYING AND EVALUATING THE RESOURCE: History of Freshwater Science; Running Waters; Standing Water; USING THE RESOURCE: Water Supply; Tourism and Recreation; PRESSURES ON THE RESOURCES: Eutrophication; Acidification, River Flow Regulation; INTEGRATING CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT: Pollution Control; Planning; Nature Conservation.

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GOR009168679
9780471944621
0471944629
The Fresh Waters of Scotland: A National Resource of International Significance by Peter S. Maitland
Used - Very Good
Hardback
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1994-07-11
450
N/A
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