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Title: Vision Generation: What Do We Seek to Achieve in River Rehabilitation?
Contributor(s): Ryder, Darren (author); Brierley, Gary J (author); Hobbs, Richard (author); Kyle, Garreth (author); Leishman, Michelle (author)
Publication Date: 2008
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Abstract: 'If you don't know where you are going all roads lead there.' --Roman Proverb. Given the intimate link between rivers and their catchments, river rehabilitation is a complex and difficult task involving practitioners from multiple scientific disciplines, managers, and community stakeholders. Developing a vision or a guiding image in the early stages of a rehabilitation project provides a mechanism with which to successfully direct all stakeholders toward a common goal. As outlined in chapter 1, rehabilitation efforts target realistic improvements in river condition, framing the most desirable outcome in relation to available resources.
Publication Type: Book Chapter
Source of Publication: River Futures: An Integrative Scientific Approach to River Repair, p. 16-27
Publisher: Island Press
Place of Publication: Washington, United States of America
ISBN: 1597261130
Field of Research (FOR): 060204 Freshwater Ecology
HERDC Category Description: B1 Chapter in a Scholarly Book
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