196 pages , 2013 This is the definitive handbook for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Environmental Management, with each element of the syllabus explained in detail, and all relevant legislation summarised for quick reference. Includes sample NEBOSH questions and case studies to aid learning Up to date and aligned with the revised specification Over 100 images, tables and dia...[Read More]
Natural farming is an ecological farming approach established by Masanobu Fukuoka (1913–2008), a Japanese farmer and philosopher, introduced in his 1975 book The One-Straw Revolution. Fukuoka described his way of farming as 自然農法 (shizen nōhō) in Japanese. It is also referred to as "the Fukuoka Method", "the natural way of farming" or "do-nothing farming". The title refers not to lack o...[Read More]
279 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2009-11-25 Carbon Sequestration in Forest Ecosystems is a comprehensive book describing the basic processes of carbon dynamics in forest ecosystems, their contribution to carbon sequestration and implications for mitigating abrupt climate change. This book provides the information on processes, factors and causes influencin...[Read More]
224 pages , Yale University Press , 2017-04-24 A pointed argument that cities—not nation-states—can and must take the lead in fighting climate change Climate change is the most urgent challenge we face in an interdependent world where independent nations have grown increasingly unable to cooperate effectively on sustainability. In this book, renowned political theori...[Read More]
35 pages , The Stationery Office , 2010-07-08 The annual expenditure of £8 million of the Environment Agency on tackling diffuse water pollution of has, to date, had little impact. Looking forward, the development of River Basin Management Plans now offers an opportunity to target work by the Agency and others to improve water quality and tackle this complex problem. In...[Read More]
Bill Giles Health Ecology offers a holistic, personalised approach to overcoming chronic and acute health problems. We identify and treat the root causes of ill-health, not just the symptoms. We work closely with you to rebuild your immune system and teach individual lifestyle skills for achieving excellent health and wellbeing.
796 pages , Shambhala Publications , 2009 Percy is incredibly accident-prone, and holds the dubious record of the most accidents. Percy has had a small rivalary with Harold, however, they are always willing to help each other when in trouble.
208 pages , 2016-04-01 Timothy Morton argues that ecological awareness in the present Anthropocene era takes the form of a strange loop or M?bius strip, twisted to have only one side. Dark ecology puts us in an uncanny position of radical self-knowledge, illuminating our place in the biosphere and our belonging to a species in a sense that is far less obvious than we like to thi...[Read More]
Macmillan Higher Education , 2015-07-23 The EXTENDED version of Environmental Science for a Changing World includes 7 chapters which are not included in the print book and standard VitalSouruce e-book (1)Mineral Resources, (2)Soil Resources and Grasslands, (3)Forests, (4)Marine Ecosystems, (5)Agriculture, (6)Fisheries and Aquaculture, and (7)Biofuels. Following real people and r...[Read More]