Further Reading

Barnhisel RI, Darmody RG, and Daniels WL (eds.) (2000) Reclamation of Drastically Disturbed Lands. American Society for Agronomy/Soil Science Society of America Monograph 41. Madison, WI: American Society for Agronomy/Soil Science Society of America. Bizoux JP, Brevers F, Meerts P, etal. (2004) Ecology and conservation of Belgian populations of Viola calaminaria, a metallophyte with a restricted geographic distribution. Belgian Journal of Botany 137: 91-104.

Daily GC, Alexander S, Ehrlich PR, et al. (1997) Ecosystem Services: Benefits Supplied to Human Societies by Natural Ecosystems. Issues in Ecology 2. Washington, DC: Ecological Society of America.

Daniels WL (2005) Can we return heavy mineral sands mines in Virginia to productive agricultural uses? In: Akser M (ed.) Proceedings of the Heavy Minerals 2005 Conference, Ponte Vedra, Fl., Oct. 9-13, 2005, pp. 1-7. Littleton, CO: Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration.

Dunger Wand Voigtlander K (2005) Assessment of biological soil quality in wooded reclaimed mine sites. Geoderma 129: 32-44.

Environmental Consultancy University of Sheffield and Richards, Moorehead, and Laing Ltd. (1994) The Reclamation and Management of Metalliferous Mining Sites. London: The Department of the Environment Minerals Division, HMSO.

Gregory CE (1980) A Concise History of Mining. New York: Pergamon Press.

Jacob DL and Otte ML (2003) Conflicting processes in the wetland plant rhizosphere: Metal retention or mobilization? Water, Air and Soil Pollution: Focus 3: 91-104.

Jacob DL and Otte ML (2004) Long-term effects of submergence and wetland vegetation on metals in a 90-year-old abandoned Pb-Zn mine tailings pond. Environmental Pollution 130: 337-345.

Otte ML, Matthews DJ, Jacob DL, etal. (2004) Biogeochemistry of metals in the rhizosphere of wetland plants - an explanation for 'innate' metal tolerance? In: Wong MH (ed.) Wetland Ecosystems in Asia: Function, Usage and Management: Developments in Ecosystems 1. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Perrow MR and Davy AJ (eds.) (2002) Handbook of Ecological Restoration: Volume 1, Principles of Restoration. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Perrow MR and Davy AJ (eds.) (2002) Handbook of Ecological Restoration: Volume 2, Restoration in Practice. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Ritcey GM (1989) Tailings Management - Problems and Solutions in the Mining Industry: Volume 6, Process Metallurgy. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Topp W, Simon M, Kautz G, etal. (2001) Soil fauna of a reclaimed lignite open-cast mine of the Rhineland: improvement of soil quality by surface pattern. Ecological Engineering 17: 307-322.

Willems JH (2004) The present state of the zinc-tolerant flora in The Netherlands (Hoe is het eigenlijk met onze zinkflora gesteld?). Natuurhistorisch Maandblad 93: 21-25.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Worm Farming

Worm Farming

Do You Want To Learn More About Green Living That Can Save You Money? Discover How To Create A Worm Farm From Scratch! Recycling has caught on with a more people as the years go by. Well, now theres another way to recycle that may seem unconventional at first, but it can save you money down the road.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment