2 edition of Sustainable landscapes found in the catalog.
Canadian Society for Landscape Ecologyand Management. Symposium
Held at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.
|Statement||editedby John S. Marczyk and Denis B. Johnson.|
|Contributions||Marczyk, John S., Johnson, Denis B.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||230|
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Sustainable Landscapes and Gardens: good science - practical application Why this book is different: Accuracy: 21 expert authors, most of them university professors with practical experience; based on current, relevant plant and soil sciences specific to sustainable landscapes and gardens.
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This excerpt is reprinted with permission. Over the past few decades, how much progress have we made towards achieving sustainable landscapes.
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