Provisional Bibliography Of Atlases, Floras And Faunas Of European Cities: 1600-2014 by John G. Kelcey

Provisional Bibliography Of Atlases, Floras And Faunas Of European Cities: 1600-2014

byJohn G. Kelcey

Paperback | July 1, 2016

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The bibliography provides information about the presence and distribution of plants and animals in cities throughout Europe.  It will be of considerable interest to and should be used by a wide range of people including academics, researchers, librarians, school teachers, and people with a general interest in the natural history of cities. The bibliography is an important tool for the professions involved in the planning, design and management of high quality urban developments, including biologists, architects, urban designers, planners, consultants, medics., sociologists, engineers, politicians, landscape architects, building surveyors, agronomists and landscape managers. 
John G Kelcey is not an academic but a practitioner of the art of managing natural resources.  After graduating in Botany and Geology from the University of Manchester, Britain, he was appointed the ecologist and eventually also the Linear Parks Manager of the new city of Milton Keynes, the first such appointment in Britain.  ...
Title:Provisional Bibliography Of Atlases, Floras And Faunas Of European Cities: 1600-2014Format:PaperbackDimensions:140 pages, 23.5 X 15.5 X 0.17 inPublished:July 1, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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Table of Contents



Chapter 1.0     Prologue.


Scope of the Bibilography

           Importance of Floras, Faunas and Atlases

Previous and Forthcoming Bibliographies

Sources of Information


           European Context

                        National Context

                       Biogeographical Regions

            Negative Information


When is a city an urban area?

Extent of a city

The ''City and District'' v ''Around the City''

Classification of Organisms

Structure of the Bibliography




Form of the references



Chapter 2.0     Europe as a whole

Chapter 3.0     Animals (Invertebrates)                               

Chapter 4.0     Animals (Vertebrates)  

Chapter 5.0     Bacteria (and related organisms)

Chapter 6.0     Fungi and Lichenised Fungi            

Chapter 7.0     Plants (Non-vascular)                                   

Chapter 8.0     Plants (Vascular) 

Chapetr 9.0     Protozoans and Viruses    

Annex I           

List of Contributors and other Organisations and Individuals consulted. 

Annex II         

Number of Animals (Invertebrates) references for each country  

Annex III        

Number of Animals (Vertebrates) references for each country

Annex IV        

Number of Plants (Vascular and Non-Vascular) and Fungi references for each country.

Annex   V         

Miscellaenous References

Index (Europe)

Index (Countries)

Index (Cities)

Index (Organisms)