Ecosystem management is a process that aims to conserve major ecological services and restore natural resources while meeting the socioeconomic, political and cultural needs of current and future generations. The principal objective of ecosystem management is the efficient maintenance and ethical use of natural resources. It is a multifaceted and holistic approach which requires a significant chan...[Read More]
96 pages , Harmonious Technologies , 1997 Over 500,000 copies of this useful book have been sold in the first nine printings. This new second edition contains new graphics, the latest information on composting and household refuse, and descriptions of the most current tools available to help readers get started with their own composting program.
24 pages , Enslow Publishing , 2016-12-15 Green energy and climate change are hot-button topics these days. Using simple language, this series helps readers understand green energy and how it can help the planet. Each book covers one type of energy commonly used in construction, for fuel, or to power our infrastructure. Full-color photographs and in-depth information hel...[Read More]
199? School of Civil and Environmental Engineering homepage provides links to information on staff, research, degree courses, coursework and related websites, including the Telford Society. The School is part of the Division of Engineering at the University of Edinburgh.
Tropical ecology is the study of the relationships between the biotic and abiotic components of the tropics, or the area of the Earth that lies between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn (23.4378° N and 23.4378° S, respectively). The tropical climate experiences hot, humid weather and rainfall year-round. While many might associate the region solely with the rainforests, the tropic...[Read More]
575 pages , Alcoholics Anonymous World Serv Incorporated , 1976 A handbook of the Alcoholics Anonymous association features detailed accounts of treatment methods and the personal testimonies of members.
The IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) is a report on climate change created with the help of a large number of contributors, both scientists and governmental representatives. There has been considerable political controversy over a small number of errors found in the report, and there have been calls for review of the process used to formulate the report. The overwhelming majority view of scient...[Read More]