2015-05-14T07:00:00Z The fossil record offers a surprising image: that of evolutionary radiations characterized by intense increases in cash or by the sudden diversification of a single species group, while others stagnate or die out. In a modern world, science carries an often pessimistic message, surrounded by studies of global warming and its effects, extinction crisis, emerging di...[Read More]
292 pages , Dearborn Trade Publishing , 1995-06-01 Written specifically for the environmental engineering portion of the Professional Engineering exam, this guide covers Fluid Flow; Water Supply and Treatment; Wastewater Treatment; Sludge Treatment and Disposal; Sanitary Engineering Analysis; and Engineering Economy. Appendices and an index are provided. 100\% problems a...[Read More]
918 pages , 1999-01-01 A collection of 96 papers presented at the 1999 National Conference on Environmental Engineering held in Norfolk, Virginia, July 25-28. It provides a comprehensive look at the research and applications that redefine the discipline of environmental engineering.
2015-09-10T07:00:00Z Creating and Restoring Wetlands: From Theory to Practice describes the challenges and opportunities relating to the restoration of freshwater and estuarine wetlands in natural, agricultural, and urban environments in the coming century.
The underpinnings of restoration, driven by ecological (disturbance, dispersal, succession) theory...[Read More]
2015-11-14T08:00:00Z Applied Hierarchical Modeling in Ecology: Distribution, Abundance, Species Richness offers a new synthesis of the state-of-the-art of hierarchical models for plant and animal distribution, abundance, and community characteristics such as species richness using data collected in metapopulation designs. These types of data are extremely widespread...[Read More]
979 pages , 1998 This text successfully integrates engineering and ecological concepts and provides a comprehensive introduction to mathematical modeling of air and water pollution problems. It also includes key chapters on environmental management and numerous worked examples and end-of-chapter exercises.