240 pages , Pearson College Division , 2001 The only complete book on ISO 14000 written as a practical resource and how-to guide, this book provides a step-by-step model for understanding the ISO 14000 standard. Filling the void for a book related to environmental protection and management, it effectively translates the often-confusing requirements into understandable la...[Read More]
The Easter Island Foundation is an American non-profit organization that promotes the conservation and protection of the fragile cultural heritage of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) and other Polynesian islands.
208 pages , JHU Press , 2011-08-31 It is no secret that the United States' dependence on oil -- mostly foreign -- puts the country in a precarious position. The United States needs innovative ways not only to power millions of automobiles on its highways but also to secure sustainable sources of fuel for the future. This book presents the latest facts and figures about a...[Read More]
235 pages , Springer , 2016-07-27 This book introduces readers in the environmental policy-making and management process in India by examining various dimensions of environmental challenges faced by the nation. These are: environmental policy development, institutional mechanisms, legal and regulatory questions, cultural and spiritual aspects, and international environme...[Read More]
2016-12-02 Your organization does important work. But are you (or your funders) worried about program sustainability? Do you ever struggle with questions regarding project sustainability on grant application forms? Packed with current research, case studies, and practical exercises, Survive and Thrive is your go-to resource for developing a sustainability action plan. Culled from three ...[Read More]
A shutdown or slowdown of the thermohaline circulation is an effect of global warming on a major ocean circulation.
Data from NASA in 2010 suggested that the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) has not slowed down, but may have actually sped up slightly since 1993. A 2015 study suggested that the AMOC has weakened by 15-20\% in 200 years.