164 pages , Elsevier , 2013-09-03 Air Pollution presents the fundamental mechanisms whereby pollution is diffused and transported in the atmosphere. This book aims to provide practitioners a correct basis for their decisions. Organized into seven chapters, this book starts with an overview of the diurnal variation of heat received and lost by the ground under clear sky. ...[Read More]
Asociația EcoLogic este activă din anul 2001, custode al Rezervației Creasta Cocoșului din 2005 ( al sitului Natura 2000 Gutâi – Creasta Cocoșului din 2011), realizatorul primului Greenway din Maramureș în 2006 și manager al destinației de ecoturism Mara-Cosău-Creasta Cocoșului din 2015.
213 pages , Storey Publishing , 2003-07 From the day it was released in 2000, Keeping a Nature Journal has struck a profound chord among professional, casual, and occasional naturalists of all ages. In response to this groundswell of enthusiasm, we have revised KEEPING A NATURE JOURNAL, updated the interior design, and created a new cover. Undoubtedly the most exciting n...[Read More]
Tanzania Ecological and Wildlife Exploration Center (TEWEC) is an organization established in 2014, but the idea for its establishment started five years ago and finally we realised all the ideas in 2014 by the founder Mr. Hamenya Mpemba. We aimed to explore nature in its real state which is in the parks, game reserves and WMA’s. In line with our main aim, we are mainly focused on Ecological asp...[Read More]
164 pages , 2009-08-15 This book concentrates on one aspect of the Earth - global warming, and how this affects (and is affected by) the atmosphere, the surface (and the near subsurface) of the Earth, and the life that inhabits the planet. It begins with an overview of global warming then proceeds to consider the science in more detail, starting with the observations that tell u...[Read More]
Product lifetimes represent an important area of enquiry with regards to product design, the circular economy and sustainable development. This is because products, with the materials involved in their design, production, distribution, use and disposal (across their life cycle), embody carbon due to the energy involved in these processes. Therefore, if product lifetimes can be extended, the use of...[Read More]
108 pages , Books LLC , 2010-06 Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Solar Design, Trombe Wall, Philippe Starck, Passive House, Light Tube, Smart Glass, Rolf Disch Solar Architecture, Plusenergy, Thermal Energy Storage, Pa...[Read More]
250 pages , Earthscan / James & James , 2002 As greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated and contentious voices fill the air, the question gains urgency: How can people with widely varying viewpoints agree to address climate change? Each participant in the debate seems to have a different agenda,
A rank abundance curve or Whittaker plot is a chart used by ecologists to display relative species abundance, a component of biodiversity. It can also be used to visualize species richness and species evenness. It overcomes the shortcomings of biodiversity indices that cannot display the relative role different variables played in their calculation.
The curve is a 2D chart with relative abundance...[Read More]