182 pages , iUniverse , 2004 Renewable energy is the key to the future of humankind. Wind power, solar (photovoltaic) energy, geothermal power, and other forms of renewables can help solve our most pressing environmental problems, including global climate change. But how do we move these promising technologies out of the laboratory and into widespread use? Renewable Ener...[Read More]
The Australian Mammal Society (AMS) is an interdisciplinary society of biologists whose common interest is in the biology and conservation of Australian mammals. Research by members of the Society spans a wide variety of biological disciplines including behavioural and community ecology, population genetics, management and conservation. If you would like further information on the society please g...[Read More]
24 pages , Capstone , 2012-07-01 Describes the food chains within a forest, from the producers like trees and grass to herbivore insects, birds, and mammals, and finally to carnivores like snakes and bobcats.
New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) are pollution control standards issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The term is used in the Clean Air Act Extension of 1970 (CAA) to refer to air pollution emission standards, and in the Clean Water Act (CWA) referring to standards for water pollution discharges of industrial wastewater to surface waters.
Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network (GLEON) is an international grass-roots, voluntary network of researchers, educators, and community groups interested in making and utilizing time series of high-frequency observations made on and in lakes and reservoirs all over the world. GLEON includes more than 60 lakes and more than 260 individual members from 34 countries on six continents (as of Ap...[Read More]
Mission & Goals
Our mission is to raise awareness around the importance of soil and soil biology in the interest of nature and land preservation.
Our goals in this work are two-fold:
1. To build an ecologically-conscious, solutions-oriented, and non-discriminatory grassroots movement of applied soil stewards.
2. To help increase soil microbial diversity, carbon sequestration, water quality, an...[Read More]