The Politics of Air Pollution Urban Growth, Ecological Modernization, and Symbolic Inclusion

Published in: Google Books > Nature > pollution | Published on 22/May/2018 00:29

144 pages , SUNY Press , 2006-01-01
Argues that clean air policy is driven by locally oriented economic elites.

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Air Pollution Control Equipment Selection Guide

Published in: Google Books > Nature > pollution | Published on 22/May/2018 00:19

248 pages , CRC Press , 2002-06-26
The selection of air pollution control apparatus can be a daunting task even for experienced pollution control professionals. The Air Pollution Control Equipment Selection Guide eases the burden by providing extensive information on the best equipment available for any air pollution control problem. Instead of endorsing one technology o...[Read More]

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Applied Hierarchical Modeling in Ecology: Analysis of distribution, abundance and species richness in R and BUGS Volume 1:Prelude and Static Models

Published in: Google Books > Nature > Ecology | Published on 21/May/2018 14:55

808 pages , Academic Press , 2015-11-14
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 extrem...[Read More]

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Die Honigfabrik , Jürgen Tautz & Diedrich Steen

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»Fleißig sind die Bienen nicht, aber sie machen glücklich. Garantiert.« (Jürgen Tautz, Diedrich Steen)

Warum dürfen bei den Bienen die Jungs nicht bleiben, wenn es kuschelig wird? Und was hat es mit den sexuellen Ausschweifungen einer jungen Königin auf sich? Dieses Buch gibt die Antworten. Es erzählt vom Leben in einem Bienenvolk und lädt ein zu einem Ga...[Read More]

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Butterflies Ecology and Evolution Taking Flight

Published in: Google Books > Nature > Ecology | Published on 21/May/2018 02:24

739 pages , University of Chicago Press , 2003-07-01
In Butterflies: Ecology and Evolution Taking Flight, the world's leading experts synthesize current knowledge of butterflies to show how the study of these fascinating creatures as model systems can lead to deeper understanding of ecological and evolutionary patterns and processes in general. The twenty-six chapters ar...[Read More]

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Structure and Function of a Chihuahuan Desert Ecosystem , Kris M. Havstad, Laura F. Huenneke & William H. Schlesinger

Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 20/May/2018 23:40

The Jornada Basin LTER is located in the Chihuahuan Desert, the largest in North America. This region of south central New Mexico has a history of nearly 100 years as the basis for scientific research. This work gives a thorough, encompassing review of the tremendous array of observations resulting from experiments conducted in this ecosystem. Beginning with thoroug...[Read More]

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Nested Ecology The Place of Humans in the Ecological Hierarchy

Published in: Google Books > Nature > Ecology | Published on 20/May/2018 23:38

245 pages , JHU Press , 2009-04-20
Nested Ecology provides a pragmatic and functional approach to realizing a sustainable environmental ethic. Edward T. Wimberley asserts that a practical ecological ethic must focus on human decision making within the context of larger social and environmental systems. Think of a set of mixing bowls, in which smaller bowls sit within lar...[Read More]

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The Carbon War Global Warming and the End of the Oil Era

Published in: Google Books > Nature > global warming | Published on 20/May/2018 12:43

341 pages , Psychology Press , 2001
This title combines reviews of two of the most important branches of urban economics: dynamics and externalities.

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Creating and Restoring Wetlands , Christopher Craft

Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Environmental Engineering > global warming | Published on 20/May/2018 08:16


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]

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Environmental engineering education in Europe selected proceedings of the 1st European Seminar on Environmental Engineering Education, held in Zürich, Switzerland, 22-24 August 1999

Published in: Google Books > Nature > environmental engineering | Published on 19/May/2018 03:39

99 pages , Intl Water Assn , 2000

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Watershed The Role of Fresh Water in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Published in: Google Books > Nature > Environment care | Published on 19/May/2018 02:40

310 pages , IDRC , 1994-01-01
Watershed describes the water crisis faced by Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories today; a crisis that will have much to do with the design and the success of the current peace proposals. The authors examine the geopolitics of water in the region, the economic importance, problems of water supply and water quality, and regional c...[Read More]

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The Polluters The Making of Our Chemically Altered Environment

Published in: Google Books > Nature > pollution | Published on 18/May/2018 15:32

240 pages , Oxford University Press , 2010-09-02
The chemical pollution that irrevocably damages today's environment is, although many would like us to believe otherwise, the legacy of conscious choices made long ago. During the years before and just after World War II, discoveries like leaded gasoline and DDT came to market, creating new hazards even as the expansion an...[Read More]

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