335 pages , U of Minnesota Press , 2012 An organic farmer relates her family's experiences and struggles in the industry as they faced challenges ranging from inclement weather to the threat of eminent domain.
2016-01-29T08:00:00Z Amazing engineers, fascinating adaptations, and an important keystone species, the North American beaver, Castor canadensis, is the subject of this course. We will focus on an investigation of a site that has recently been occupied by a pair of adult beavers, George and Gracie.
American Fisheries Society (established 1870 in New York City), is the "world’s oldest and largest organization dedicated to strengthening the fisheries profession, advancing fisheries science, and conserving fisheries resources." It is a member-driven 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization governed by an Executive Director, a Governing Board and officers who are guided by the AFC's organizational doc...[Read More]
232 pages , Springer , 2016-07-27 Political, security, economic and ecological issues in the South Pacific have acquired increasing regional and international prominence. In The South Pacific observers from within and outside the region describe and analyse the dynamics of the region, assessing the problems, issues and prospects of the area.
192 pages , Open Book Publishers , 2016-07-18 How do we talk about the environment? Does this communication reveal and construct meaning? Is the environment expressed and foregrounded in the new landscape of digital media? The Environment in the Age of the Internet is an interdisciplinary collection that draws together research and answers from media and communication st...[Read More]
2009 Assessing the environmental quality of tourism and recreation areas is considered fundamental to the sustainable management of these resources. However, existing methodologies for such assessments rely on sets of environmental data that are often poorly linked and difficult to interpret and integrate in a holistic manner. Risk assessment is a concept that has developed to the point...[Read More]