New in paperback. Hardcover was published in 2002. Provides details of the restoration practice in a range of biomes within terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. The two volumes of this handbook provide a comprehensive account of the emerging and vibrant science of the ecological restoration of both habitats and species. Contents; Part I. Restoration Policy and Infrastructure: 1. The Americas; 2. Europe; 3. Ecological restoration in Africa; 4a. Restoration policy and infrastructure in India; 4b. Progress in the reclamation of degraded land in China; 5. Oceania Ian Hannam and Alison Cochrane; Part II. The Biomes: 6. Marine and coastal.