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作者 Tripathi, Nimisha
書名 Reclamation of Mine-Impacted Land for Ecosystem Recovery
出版項 Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2016
©2016
國際標準書號 9781119057918 (electronic bk.)
9781119057925
book jacket
版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (205 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Preface -- About The Authors -- Acknowledgements -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Background And Purpose -- 1.2 Key Concepts And Definitions -- 1.3 Supporting Information -- 1.4 Structure/Layout Of The Book -- Chapter 2 Mining And Ecological Degradation -- 2.1 Background -- 2.1.1 The Need For Land Reclamation -- 2.2 Mining In India -- 2.2.1 Coal -- 2.2.2 Iron Ore -- 2.2.3 Copper, Lead And Zinc Mining -- 2.2.4 Bauxite Mining -- 2.2.5 Chromite Mining -- 2.2.6 Limestone And Other Calcareous Stone Mining -- 2.3 Mining In Other Countries -- 2.3.1 Mining In Australia -- 2.3.1.1 Coal -- 2.3.1.2 Uranium -- 2.3.2 Mining In The United States -- 2.3.2.1 Coal -- 2.3.2.2 Copper -- 2.3.2.3 Silver -- 2.3.2.4 Gold -- 2.3.2.5 Uranium -- 2.3.3 Mining In South Africa -- 2.3.3.1 Coal -- 2.3.3.2 Iron Ore -- 2.3.3.3 Gold -- 2.3.3.4 Diamond -- 2.3.3.5 Platinum And Palladium -- 2.3.3.6 Chromium -- 2.3.4 Mining In The United Kingdom -- 2.3.4.1 Coal Mining -- 2.3.4.2 Iron Ore Copper, Tin, Lead And Silver Mining -- 2.3.4.3 Industrial Minerals -- 2.3.5 Mining In China -- 2.3.5.1 Gold -- 2.3.5.2 Coal -- 2.4 Types Of Mine Waste Disposal -- 2.5 Wastelands -- 2.6 Waste Generation -- 2.7 Solid Waste Generation -- 2.8 Ecological Degradation And Disturbance -- 2.9 Restoration Ecology And Ecological Restoration -- 2.10 Societal Ecology -- Chapter 3 Regulation Of Reclamation -- 3.1 Background -- 3.2 Mining Laws And Policies In India -- 3.2.1 Status Of Legislation For Land Reclamation -- 3.2.2 National Mineral Policy: Environmental Protection -- 3.2.3 The Mines And Minerals (Regulation And Development) - Mmrd Act, 1957 -- 3.2.4 The Mineral Concession Rules, 1960 -- 3.2.5 Mineral Conservation And Development Rule, 1988 -- 3.2.6 Forest Conservation Rule, 1980 -- 3.2.7 National Forest Policy, 1988
3.2.8 Policy Statement On Abatement Of Pollution, Environment And Development, 1992 -- 3.2.9 National Mineral Policy, 1993 -- 3.2.10 National Conservation Strategy And Policy Statement On Environment And Development -- 3.2.11 Environmental Auditing And Accounting Of Geographical Resources Excavated From Mines -- 3.2.12 Emp For Sustainable Mining Activities -- 3.2.13 Displacement In The Mining Sector -- 3.2.13.1 R&&R Policies -- 3.2.14 Gaps In Mining And Environmental Legislation And Recommendations -- 3.3 International Policies And Legislations -- 3.3.1 Mine Reclamation Laws And Policies In The United States -- 3.3.1.1 Intent Of The Legislature -- 3.3.1.2 State Policy For The Reclamation Of Mined Lands -- 3.3.1.3 National Mining And Minerals Policy -- 3.3.2 Mining Laws And Policies In The United Kingdom -- 3.3.3 Mining Laws And Policies In European Union -- 3.3.3.1 Legislative Framework For The Safe Management Of Mining Waste -- 3.3.4 Mining Laws And Policies In Australia -- 3.3.5 Mining Laws And Policies In Canada -- 3.3.6 Mining Laws And Policies In South Africa -- 3.3.7 Mining Laws And Policies In Sweden -- Chapter 4 Development Processes In Disturbed Ecosystems -- 4.1 Background -- 4.1.1 Conceptual Framework: Disturbance -- 4.2 Disturbance And Ecosystem Processes -- 4.3 Succession -- 4.3.1 Conditions For Succession -- 4.3.1.1 Initial Soil Formation -- 4.3.2 Primary Succession -- 4.3.3 Secondary Succession -- 4.4 Ecosystem Development In Mine Spoils -- 4.5 Options In Restoration -- 4.5.1 Re-Vegetation Objectives -- 4.5.2 Implications For Management -- Chapter 5 Benefits Of Reclamation -- 5.1 Background -- 5.2 Establishment Of Ecological Succession -- 5.3 Recovery Of Damaged Ecosystems -- 5.3.1 Biological Macro-Aggregate Formation -- 5.3.2 Enhancement Of Soil Fertility -- 5.3.3 Establishing A Nutrient Supply -- 5.3.4 Remediation Of Heavy Metals
5.3.5 Carbon Sequestration -- 5.3.5.1 The Mechanism Of Carbon Protection -- 5.3.6 Aesthetic Enhancement -- 5.4 Rebuilding Soil Structure -- 5.4.1 Recharging Soil Microbe Activity -- 5.4.1.1 Bacteria -- 5.4.1.2 Mycorrhiza -- 5.4.2 Re-Establishment Of Nutrient Cycle -- 5.4.2.1 Carbon Cycle -- 5.4.2.2 Nitrogen Cycle -- 5.5 Determining The Effectiveness Of Soil Reclamation -- 5.6 Costs Of Bio-Reclamation And Employment Generation -- Chapter 6 Best Practice Reclamation Of Mine Spoil -- 6.1 Background -- 6.2 Soil Management Practices -- 6.2.1 Topography And Soil Erosion -- 6.2.2 Compaction And Bulk Density -- 6.2.3 Deep Ripping/Tillage -- 6.2.4 Ground Cover Residue Management -- 6.2.5 Water Management -- 6.2.6 Woodland Management -- 6.2.7 Practices To Enhance Carbon Sequestration -- Chapter 7 Carbon Uptake Into Mine Spoil In Dry Tropical Ecosystems -- 7.1 Background -- 7.2 Soil Carbon Sequestration -- 7.3 Carbon Allocation In Woody Plants -- 7.4 Mine Spoil -- 7.5 Role Of Mine Soil Properties On C Sequestration -- 7.6 Role Of Root Formation In Carbon Sequestration -- 7.7 Reclamation Via Re-Vegetation To Enhance Carbon Sequestration -- 7.8 Ecosystem Productivity And C Sequestration -- 7.8.1 Topsoil -- 7.8.2 Selection Of Plant Species -- 7.8.3 Amendments -- 7.8.3.1 Mulching -- 7.8.3.2 Organic Amendments -- 7.8.3.3 Biosolids -- 7.8.3.4 Microbial Biomass -- 7.9 Carbon Dioxide Offset From Mine Soils -- 7.10 Carbon Accretion In Revegetated Mine Soils -- 7.11 Carbon Sequestration In Mine Soil: The Prospects For Coal Producers -- 7.12 Carbon Sequestration Activities In India -- 7.13 The Carbon Budget For Reclaimed Mine Ecosystems -- 7.14 Implications For Management -- References -- Index -- Eula
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鏈接 Print version: Tripathi, Nimisha Reclamation of Mine-Impacted Land for Ecosystem Recovery Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2016 9781119057925
主題 Abandoned mined lands reclamation
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Alt Author Singh, Raj S
Hills, Colin D
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