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Urban rivers

StГ©phane Castonguay

Urban rivers

remaking rivers, cities, and space in Europe and North America

by StГ©phane Castonguay

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning,
  • Rivers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Stephane Castonguay and Matthew Evenden
    SeriesHistory of the urban environment
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT169.E85 U73 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25150504M
    ISBN 109780822961857
    LC Control Number2011048869

    Rivers are increasingly valued as part of the urban environment, rather than simply a means for removing waste water and rubbish. Successful urban river restoration is as much about establishing trust with local people as it is about improving flows and habitats. The book is written to be accessible to a broad audience and should provide a stimulating and informative introduction to the subject for all those concerned with the urban river environment. Urban Rivers is the product of a collaborative project between the Environment Agency, the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), Scottish. The project's book, featuring 48 color pictures printed in the g paper and a total of 64 pages. Introduction by DR. Dr. Brian Riddell, CEO from Pacific Salmon Foundation and Preface by Dr. Ken Ashley is the Director of the Rivers Institute at BC. Size: x11", embossed hardcover with printed dust jacket. Edition of copies.


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