108 pages , Academic Press , 2017-05-18 Electricity Generation and the Environment is a very concise, up-to-date, and accessible guide to the evolution of environmental awareness, what that environmental awareness has taught the industry, and how technologies can be used to test and improve power performance. There is a strong emphasis on the related social impacts and e...[Read More]
Habitat destruction is the process in which natural habitat is rendered unable to support the species present. In this process, the organisms that previously used the site are displaced or destroyed, reducing biodiversity. Habitat destruction by human activity is mainly for the purpose of harvesting natural resources for industry production and urbanization. Clearing habitats for agriculture is th...[Read More]
170 pages , Hcpro, a Division of Blr , 2011 Assessing the Risk: Suicidal Behavior in the Hospital Environment of Care Sharon Chaput, RN, CSHA; Kirk Woodring, LICSW, CGP Get the tools to screen and assess for suicide risk in all units of your hospital Suicide of a care recipient while in a staffed, round-the-clock care setting or within 72 hours of discharge has remained ...[Read More]
874 pages , Salem PressInc , 2000 Covers air pollution, national parks, organizations, solar power, enviromental legislation, manmade environmental issues from asbestos to smog, and events including the Dust Bowl and the Exxon Valdez oil spill.
40 pages , Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. , 2017-04-11 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! Jump aboard the White Feather Flier, a magical plane that can go wherever you want. Just press a button printed on the page, and point the plane up in the air to fly, or down to land it. The Flier’s mission is to transport readers around the world, to engage them in helping to save the environ...[Read More]
2015-10-05T07:00:00Z WINNER OF THE 2015 IBPA BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AWARD IN POLITICS/CURRENT EVENTS
The Ecology of Law
Fritjof Capra and Ugo Mattei argue that at the root of many of the environmental, economic, and social crises we face today is a legal system based on an obsolete worldview. Capra, a bestselling author, physicist, and systems theorist, and Mattei, a d...[Read More]