Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, statewide lending via OhioLINK and SearchOhio has been suspended. OPAL member libraries have closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Please contact your library with specific lending requests or if you need assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Title Greater Kenyir landscapes : social development and environmental sustainability : from ridge to reef / Mohd Tajuddin Abdullah, Aqilah Mohammad, Mohamed Nor Zalipah, Muhamad Safiih Lola, editors.
Imprint Cham : Springer, [2018]

View online
View online
Subject Environmental management -- Malaysia.
Sustainability -- Malaysia.
Sustainable development -- Malaysia.
Alt Name Mohd. Tajuddin Abdullah,
Mohammad, Aqilah,
Zalipah, Mohamed Nor,
Lola, Muhamad Safiih,
Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
polychrome rdacc
Note Online resource ; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed September 19, 2018).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This book contains research findings from three major study areas, natural sciences, social sciences, and public policy and management. The focus area extends over geographical zones ranging from mountainous area of Mount Gagau in the Taman Negara National Park, down to the coastal islands of Bidong, Redang and Perhentian on the eastern coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Chapters on natural sciences examine the physicochemical characteristics of water, physiological and ecological constraints to geological and climatological aspects. The social science and management chapters observe the rich ethno-heritage of local communities and how they interact and develop as a culture, and public policy for sustainable management. Viewpoints from political science, history, sociology, economics, anthropology and management science are also taken into account. This book is intended for researchers and graduate students to create an understanding of the rich heritage, while policy makers plan for future generations. Readers will benefit from this book by studying the gaps in the current knowledge and move to develop further research to understand the unexplored forest canopies and the dynamics of the changing Greater Kenyir landscapes.
Contents GREATER KENYIR: LANDSCAPE, SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY.- The weather and climate of tropical Kenyir Lake, Terengganu.- Water quality status in Kenyir Lake, Malaysia: a preliminary assessment.- Comparative study of physico-chemical analyses of different water sources in Setiu Wetland, Terengganu.- A baseline assessment on the distributions and sources of aliphatic and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in abiotic environment of Lake Kenyir National Forest Park, Terengganu.- Preliminary investigation on bioactive potential of selected wild ginger, genus Etlingera from Tasik Kenyir, Terengganu.- Genetic diversity of seed storage protein in selected Melastomataceae and Fagaceae from Kenyir Lake.- Review of bryophytes of Terengganu.- TLC profiling and identification of Xestospongia in shallow waters of Terengganu islands.- Morphological, nest architecture and colony characteristics of stingless bees (Hymenoptera; Apidae; Meliponini) from Tasik Kenyir,
ISBN 9783319922645 (electronic bk.)
3319922645 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 1052566424
Additional Format Original 3319922637 9783319922638 (OCoLC)1032573215.

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team