211 pages , Zed Books , 2002-05-03 This book introduces the lay reader to the ecological risks associated with transgenic organisms. Genetic engineering could make a valuable contribution within agriculture, although the initial promise of more abundant food, produced in an environmentally friendly manner, is not being fulfilled. Instead the technology is being promoted ...[Read More]
2016-01-14T08:00:00Z This advanced textbook is about Middle Eastern plants and plant ecology, presented within the wider context of the changing landscape, global climate change, and human history (particularly in relation to agriculture, conflict, and religion).
326 pages , Pineapple Press , 2017-05-01 A newly updated edition of the comprehensive bestselling guide to all things found on Florida s 700 miles of sandy beaches. Over 1400 identified beach features, animals, shells, plants, minerals, and manmade objects, with over 1300 full-color images and over 500 maps. Page count: 400"
72 pages , Random House Books for Young Readers , 2013-09-24 Long before “going green” was mainstream, Dr. Seuss’s Lorax spoke for the trees and warned of the dangers of disrespecting the environment. In this cautionary rhyming tale, we learn of the Once-ler, who came across a valley of Truffula Trees and Brown Bar-ba-loots (“frisking about in their Bar-ba-loot s...[Read More]
160 pages , Enslow Publishers, Inc. , 2010 "Explains how to use the scientific method to conduct several science experiments about the environment. Includes ideas for science fair projects"--Provided by publisher.
The Centre for Appropriate Rural Technology (CART) is a community-driven sustainable development project located in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. It functions as a life skills centre in the heart of Sicambeni Village, a rural village near Port St Johns.