2016-03-02T08:00:00Z Provides an accessible introduction to urban ecology, using established ecological theory to identify generalities in the complexity of urban environments. Examines the bio-physical processes of urbanization and how these influence the dynamics of urban populations, communities and ecosystems Explores the ecology of humans in cities Discusses practical strate...[Read More]
62 pages , 2004 "This guide focuses on how to source funding for a sustainable livelihoods business. It aims to provide a blueprint for action. It will help managers decide when to raise capital in-house and when to seek external funds. It explores public - private partnerships, how to raise capital for local operational partners, and why securing this funding may be core to the...[Read More]
Loyola Industrial Training Institute (ITI), Ranipet, was founded by the Jesuits in 2003 to educate marginalized youth of the Vellore District in Tamil Nadu, India, with vocational skills and eco-friendly consciousness.
472 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2014-02-27 Here the renowned editor Evgeny Katz has chosen contributions that cover a wide range of examples and issues in implantable bioelectronics, resulting in an excellent overview of the topic. The various implants covered include biosensoric and prosthetic devices, as well as neural and brain implants, while ethical issues, suitable...[Read More]
976 pages , Routledge , 2015-02-20 Biochar is the carbon-rich product which occurs when biomass (such as wood, manure or crop residues) is heated in a closed container with little or no available air. It can be used to improve agriculture and the environment in several ways, and its persistence in soil and nutrient-retention properties make it an ideal soil amendment to ...[Read More]
386 pages , Elsevier , 2007-12-29 The breadth and depth of understanding of many areas concerning basidiomycetes has increased dramatically since the premier publication of Frankland et al., Decomposer Basidiomycetes: their Biology and Ecology. New vistas have opened up with the advent of powerful computing, modeling and molecular approaches helping to greatly increase t...[Read More]