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Author: Phil Roni
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: rehabilitation, guidance, freshwater, ecosystems, effectiveness, global, inland, fisheries, habitat, review
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 2005-12-07
ISBN-10: 9251053545
ISBN-13: 9789251053546

This technical paper reviews current information on the effectiveness of habitat rehabilitation techniques for inland fisheries, based on published evaluations of projects including studies on roads improvements and sediment reduction, riparian and floodplain rehabilitation, placement of habitat structures in lakes and streams, and the addition of nutrients to increase aquatic production. It also sets out information on planning, prioritising and monitoring rehabilitation projects.

Author: Randall M. Chestnut
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: injury, brain, traumatic, rehabilitation
Number of Pages: 189
Published: 1999-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788183761
ISBN-13: 9780788183768

This report examines the evidence for effectiveness of rehabilitation methods at various phases in the course of recovery from traumatic brain injury in adults. Specifically, it addresses five questions about the effectiveness of: (1) early rehabilitation in the acute care setting, (2) intensity of acute inpatient rehabilitation, (3) cognitive rehabilitation, (4) supported employment, & (5) care coordination (case management). Abstracts of eligible articles were chosen through broad inclusion criteria. Also includes references; list of abbreviations; evidence tables; & extensive appendices. 12

Author: Liu Dachang
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: farmers, south, china, poor, livelihoods, degraded, forests, improve, rehabilitation
Number of Pages: 103
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 9798764986
ISBN-13: 9789798764981

Rehabilitation of degraded forests to improve the livelihoods of poor farmers: A synthesis of four case studies in South China. Reclaiming degraded forest lands in the dry, hot climate of yuanmou county, yunnan. Degradation and rehabilitation of evergreen broadleaf forest in cangwu county, Guangxi. Rehabilitation of degraded chinese fir plantations and evergreen broadleaf forest in huitong county, hunan. Rehabilitation and sustainable management of degraded forests in Gaohong, lin'an county, zhejiang.

Author: W. A. T. Abeysekera
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: literature, review, lanka, sri, irrigation, systems, rehabilitation
Number of Pages: 104
Published: 1993
ISBN-10: 929090156X
ISBN-13: 9789290901563

Introduction; Tank irrigation modernization project; Gal Oya Water management project; Major irrigation rehabilitation project; Uda Walawe rehabilitation project; Irrigation systems management project; Experiences and lessons learned; Research issues for further investigations.

Author: John H. Noble, Jr.
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: people, serve, severe, mental, illnesses, system, rehabilitation, inability, failure, federal, state, vocational, legacy
Number of Pages: 141
Published: 1997-11
ISBN-10: 0788186671
ISBN-13: 9780788186677

This report is the culmination of an extensive study conducted by National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of vocational rehabilitation services for people with severe mental illnesses throughout the country. Chapters: the federal-state vocational rehabilitation system & people with severe mental illnesses: history, purpose & efficacy; the role of public mental health systems & psychiatric rehabilitation programs in providing vocational rehabilitation services to people with severe mental illnesses; the role of state advocacy programs in assisting people with severe mental illnesses to access ap

Author: Shigeo Kobayashi
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: proceedings, november, bogor, indonesia, workshop, ecosystems, degraded, tropical, forest, rehabilitation
Number of Pages: 220
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9798764706
ISBN-13: 9789798764707

Rehabilitation of degraded tropical forest ecosystems project. Evaluation of forest harvesting and fire impacts on the forest ecosystems.Development of methods to rehabilitate logged-over forests and degraded forest lands. Development of silvicultural techniques on degraded forest lands. Network of the rehabilitation of degraded forest ecosystems.

Author: Steven Winter (ed)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: walls, exterior
Number of Pages: 98
Published: 1999-12-01
ISBN-10: 0756708184
ISBN-13: 9780756708184

Presents state-of-the-art techniques, materials, & technologies for housing rehabilitation, to inform builders, architects, engineers, & other housing rehabilitation professionals about such innovations. Focuses on building technology, materials, components & techniques. The content has been gathered from professionals in the housing rehabilitation field; trade shows, conferences, reports, & publications considering such issues; trade organizations; & building research centers. Covers: design & engineering; masonry; sheathing; insulation; siding; stucco; sealants & caulks; paint; & much more.
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