The New Ecology , Oswald J. Schmitz


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Life Sciences,Environment > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 17:13

2016-10-17T07:00:00Z
Our species has transitioned from being one among millions on Earth to the species that is single-handedly transforming the entire planet to suit its own needs. In order to meet the daunting challenges of environmental sustainability in this epoch of human domination--known as the Anthropocene--ecologists have begun to think differently about the interdependencies b...[Read More]



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Fundamentals of Soil Ecology , David C. Coleman, Mac A. Callaham & D. A. Crossley, Jr.


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Earth Sciences,Life Sciences > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 15:01

2017-10-20T07:00:00Z
Fundamentals of Soil Ecology, 3rd Edition, offers a holistic approach to soil biology and ecosystem function, providing students and ecosystem researchers with a greater understanding of the central roles that soils play in ecosystem development and function. The text emphasizes the increasing importance of soils as the organizing center for all terrestrial ecosyste...[Read More]



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Marine Fisheries Ecology , Simon Jennings, Michel Kaiser & John D. Reynolds


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > green energy | Published on 07/Oct/2019 20:39

2013-04-16T07:00:00Z
This topical and exciting textbook describes fisheries exploitation, biology, conservation and management, and reflects many recent and important changes in fisheries science. These include growing concerns about the environmental impacts of fisheries, the role of ecological interactions in determining population dynamics, and the incorporation of uncertainty and pr...[Read More]



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Bighorn Sheep: Contributions of Montana State University Graduate Students to Understanding a Vulnerable Species, 1965-2000 , L. R. Irby


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > green energy | Published on 07/Oct/2019 08:25

2012-05-18T07:00:00Z
During 1965-2000, 21 Montana State University graduate students completed field studies of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis). Their studies indicate that bighorn sheep can be a viable part of Montana's fauna for the foreseeable future if managers reject the myths that have developed about bighorns. Bighorns need specialized habitat that is not found everywhere, but th...[Read More]



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Urban Horticulture , Dilip Nandwani


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Arts & Entertainment,Art & Architecture,Agriculture,Life Sciences > Environmental protection | Published on 23/Sep/2019 21:00

2018-05-19T07:00:00Z
This book provides comprehensive information on the rapidly developing field of urban horticulture for sustainable use of land resources and creating a better environment. It presents peer-reviewed chapters from leading international researchers in the field of horticulture technologies, environmental issues, urban horticulture, and landscaping and its role in socie...[Read More]



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Sensory Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution , Martin Stevens


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > Environmental protection | Published on 22/Sep/2019 21:42

2013-02-07T08:00:00Z
This is the first modern textbook of sensory ecology. It provides an introduction to the key ideas, theories, and examples, describes how sensory systems work, and explores the links between the senses, animal signals, behaviour, and evolution. The book also tackles mechanistic and functional questions, integrating theoretical and empirical work.



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Fundamentals of Soil Ecology (Enhanced Edition) , David C. Coleman, Mac A. Callaham & D. A. Crossley, Jr.


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Earth Sciences,Life Sciences > Environmental protection | Published on 10/Sep/2019 05:51

2017-10-20T07:00:00Z
Fundamentals of Soil Ecology, 3rd Edition, offers a holistic approach to soil biology and ecosystem function, providing students and ecosystem researchers with a greater understanding of the central roles that soils play in ecosystem development and function. The text emphasizes the increasing importance of soils as the organizing center for all terrestrial ecosyste...[Read More]



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Aquaponics Food Production Systems , Simon Goddek, Alyssa Joyce, Benz Kotzen & Gavin M. Burnell


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Professional & Technical,Education,Life Sciences,Agriculture,Environment > Environmental protection | Published on 09/Sep/2019 15:16

2019-06-21T07:00:00Z
This open access book, written by world experts in aquaponics and related technologies, provides the authoritative and comprehensive overview of the key aquaculture and hydroponic and other integrated systems, socio-economic and environmental aspects. Aquaponic systems, which combine aquaculture and vegetable food production offer alternative technology solutio...[Read More]



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Goods and Services of Marine Bivalves , Aad C. Smaal, Joao G. Ferreira, Jon Grant, Jens K. Petersen & ?ivind Strand


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Professional & Technical,Engineering > Environmental protection | Published on 09/Sep/2019 05:59

2018-11-26T08:00:00Z
The aim of this book is to review and analyse the goods and services of bivalve shellfish. How they are defined, what determines the ecological functions that are the basis for the goods and services, what controversies in the use of goods and services exist, and what is needed for sustainable exploitation of bivalves from the perspective of the various stakeholders...[Read More]



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Freshwater Ecology (Enhanced Edition) , Walter Dodds & Matt Whiles


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Life Sciences > Environmental protection | Published on 08/Sep/2019 20:09

2019-04-03T07:00:00Z
Freshwater Ecology, Third Edition, covers everything from the basic chemical and physical properties of water, to the advanced and unifying concepts of community ecology and ecosystem relationships found in continental waters. Giving students a solid foundation for both courses and future fieldwork, and updated to include key issues, including how to balance ...[Read More]



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Soil Ecology and Ecosystem Services , Diana H. Wall, Richard D. Bardgett, Valerie Behan-Pelletier, Jeffrey E. Herrick, T. Hefin Jones, Karl Ritz, Johan Six, Donald R. Strong & Wim H. van der Putten


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Earth Sciences,Life Sciences > Environmental protection | Published on 07/Sep/2019 21:32

2012-06-14T07:00:00Z
This multi-contributor, international volume synthesizes contributions from the world's leading soil scientists and ecologists, describing cutting-edge research that provides a basis for the maintenance of soil health and sustainability.



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Summary and Analysis of The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals 1 , Worth Books


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions,Reference,Study Aids > environmental management | Published on 19/Aug/2019 10:47

2017-04-25T07:00:00Z
So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Omnivore's Dilemma tells you what you need to know--before or after you read Michael Pollan's book.
 
Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader.
 
This short summary and ...[Read More]



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