Progress toward restoring the Everglades the fourth biennial review, 2012 / Committee on Independent Scientific Review of Everglades Restoration Progress, Water Science and Technology Board, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies.

"Twelve years into the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Project, little progress has been made in restoring the core of the remaining Everglades ecosystem; instead, most project construction so far has occurred along its periphery. To reverse ongoing ecosystem declines, it will be necessary...

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Corporate Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Independent Scientific Review of Everglades Restoration Progress.
Other Authors: National Research Council (U.S.). Water Science and Technology Board., National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology., eBook Academic Subscription Collection - North America.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2012.
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Online Access: eBook Academic Subscription Collection - North America
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The Restoration Plan in Context
  • Implementation Progress
  • Ecosystem Trajectories Affected by Water Quality and Quantity
  • Science and Decision Making
  • References
  • Appendix A: National Research Council Everglades Reports
  • Appendix B: Status of Key Non-CERP Projects
  • Appendix C: Timeline of Significant Events in South Florida
  • Ecosystem Management and Restoration
  • Appendix D: Timeline of Significant Legal Actions Related to Water Quality
  • Appendix E: Status of Numerical Nutrient Water Quality Criteria for the State ofFlorida
  • Appendix F: Water Science and Technology Board
  • Appendix G: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members and Staff.