Mangrove Ecosystems of Asia: Status, Challenges and Management Strategies
ISBN/ASIN: 9781461485810,9781461485827 | 2014 | English | pdf | 473/476 pages | 10.1 Mb
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York | Author: A. Latiff, I. Faridah-Hanum (auth.), I. Faridah-Hanum, A. Latiff, Khalid Rehman Hakeem, Munir Ozturk (eds.) | Edition: 1
The book provides an up-to-date account of mangrove forests from Asia, together with restoration techniques, and the management requirements of these ecosystems to ensure their sustainability and conservation. All aspects of mangroves and their conservation are critically re-examined. The book is divided into three sections presenting the distribution and status of mangrove ecosystems in Asia, the challenges they are facing, their issues and opportunities, and the management strategies for their conservation.