170 pages , Nova Science Publishers , 2015-09-01 This book includes research from selected international authors and institutions that consider land use management to be an important aspect in the context of climate change and development. Our team of editors and authors hope to add a valuable contribution to the literature to address global climate change in relation to...[Read More]
The National Council for Protected Areas (in Spanish: Consejo Nacional de Areas Protegidas, CONAP) is the government agency of that has as its mission the conservation and the sustainable use of the biological diversity and protected areas of Guatemala. CONAP was created by Decree 4-89, or the Law of Protected Areas (in Spanish: Ley de Areas Protegidas, LAP) gave jurisdiction to over the System of...[Read More]
126 pages , 2011 What's So Amazing About Polar Bears?: Teaching Kids to Care for Creation is an interactive, Christian-based group resource that is for elementary school-aged children. Each lesson has an ecology theme with a scriptural background for study, reflection, and discussion; fun facts relevant to the topic; experiential activities to engage the children and reinforce t...[Read More]
509 pages , W.H. Freeman , 1972 Numbers of peoples. Population structure and projection. The limits of the earth. Food production. Environmental threats to man. Ecosystems in jeopardy. Optimum population and human biology. Birth control. Fa, ily planning and population control. Social, political, and economic changes. The international scene.
58 pages , National Academies Press , 1997-02-28 The Space Studies Board of the National Research Council (NRC) serves as the primary adviser to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on planetary protection policy, the purpose of which is to preserve conditions for future biological and organic exploration of planets and other solar system objects and ...[Read More]
594 pages , CRC Press , 2008-10-22 Sustainable development is now considered by many organizations and their stakeholders the model to follow. An increasing number of companies currently act and communicate based on their triple performance (i.e. economic, environmental and social). Educators and scientists can follow this example by keeping in mind the bigger picture wh...[Read More]