Geology for Engineers and Environmental Scientists Pearson New International Edition


Published in: Google Books > Engineering geology > environmental science | Published on 29/Jun/2020 19:07

704 pages , Pearson , 2013-11-01
For introductory courses in geology for engineers or engineering geology, offered in departments of geology, earth science, and civil engineering. This text provides an introduction to geology for students of engineering and environmental science - with a focus on applications that they are likely to use in their professional careers. It ...[Read More]



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Here on Earth (Enhanced Edition) , Tim Flannery


Published in: itune > Geology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Ecology,Earth Sciences > green energy | Published on 31/Mar/2020 03:33

2011-04-10T07:00:00Z
With this awe-inspiring account of earth's evolution, "you'll discover why Tim Flannery's books have made him the rock star of modern science" (Jared Diamond, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel).
 
Beginning at the Big Bang, Here on Earth explores the evolution of Earth from a galactic ...[Read More]



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2017-07-07T07:00:00Z
Behind us is a giant volcanic crater called Haleakal?. Along with Kilauea and Mauna Loa, they're the stuff that Hawai'i is made of. The word here is vulcanism, and in these islands, it's as much a threat to human life as are tsunamis and typhoons.

As a boy sitting in Mr. Coy Mabe's 8th grade earth science class, I was bored by...[Read More]



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Here on Earth , Tim Flannery


Published in: itune > Geology,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Life Sciences,Earth Sciences > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 02:48

2011-04-05T07:00:00Z
From the internationally acclaimed scientist, explorer, and conservationist comes an awe-inspiring account of earth's evolution.
 
Beginning at the moment of creation with the Big Bang, Here on Earth explores the evolution of Earth from a galactic cloud of dust and gas to a planet with a metallic core and early signs of life within a b...[Read More]



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Status and Dynamics of Forests in Germany , Nicole Wellbrock & Andreas Bolte


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Agriculture,Nature,Environment,Geology > environmental education | Published on 04/Nov/2019 17:39

2019-09-09T07:00:00Z
This book is an open access publication.

Forest ecosystems in Central Europe are changing as a result of anthropogenic influences and changing climate conditions. As such, a large-scale monitoring programme was undertaken in order to understand the influence of site modification, deposition of air pollutants, and climate.

This book presents the...[Read More]



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From Assessing to Conserving Biodiversity , Elena Casetta, Jorge Marques da Silva & Davide Vecchi


Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,Science & Nature,Ecology,Geology > Environmental protection | Published on 09/Sep/2019 15:21

2019-06-17T07:00:00Z
This open access book features essays written by philosophers, biologists, ecologists and conservation scientists facing the current biodiversity crisis. Despite increasing communication, accelerating policy and management responses, and notwithstanding improving ecosystem assessment and endangered species knowledge, conserving biodiversity continues to be more a co...[Read More]



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Planning for Ecosystem Services in Cities , Davide Geneletti, Chiara Cortinovis, Linda Zardo & Blal Adem Esmail


Published in: itune > Geology,Books,Science & Nature,Geography,Politics & Current Events,Public Administration,Ecology > Environmental protection | Published on 08/Sep/2019 22:53

2019-07-29T07:00:00Z
This open access book presents current knowledge about ecosystem services (ES) in urban planning, and discusses various urban ES topics such as spatial distribution of urban ecosystems, population distribution, and physical infrastructure properties. The book addresses all these issues by: i) investigating to what extent ecosystem services are currently include...[Read More]



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Marine Carbon Biogeochemistry , Jack J. Middelburg


Published in: itune > Geology,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Earth Sciences > Sustainability | Published on 23/Apr/2019 10:40

2019-01-25T08:00:00Z
This open access book discusses biogeochemical processes relevant to carbon and aims to provide readers, graduate students and researchers, with insight into the functioning of marine ecosystems. A carbon centric approach has been adopted, but other elements are included where relevant or needed. The book focuses on concepts and quantitative understanding of primary...[Read More]



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Marine Carbon Biogeochemistry , Jack J. Middelburg


Published in: itune > Geology,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Earth Sciences > environmental management | Published on 25/Feb/2019 17:13

2019-01-25T08:00:00Z
This open access book discusses biogeochemical processes relevant to carbon and aims to provide readers, graduate students and researchers, with insight into the functioning of marine ecosystems. A carbon centric approach has been adopted, but other elements are included where relevant or needed. The book focuses on concepts and quantitative understanding of primary...[Read More]



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2017-07-07T07:00:00Z
Behind us is a giant volcanic crater called Haleakal?. Along with Kilauea and Mauna Loa, they're the stuff that Hawai'i is made of. The word here is vulcanism, and in these islands, it's as much a threat to human life as are tsunamis and typhoons.

As a boy sitting in Mr. Coy Mabe's 8th grade earth science class, I was bored by...[Read More]



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New England and Canada , Robert Owen Cobb & Johnnie D. Cobb II


Published in: itune > Canada,Books,Travel & Adventure,Science & Nature,Earth Sciences,Geology,History,Americas,Ecology,Essays & Memoirs > recycling | Published on 15/Jun/2018 00:58

2015-12-02T08:00:00Z
We're on another extended cruise. Rather than from Seattle WA to Skagway AK, we're headed from Boston MA to Québec City QE and back, on a fourteen-day roundtrip.

This time, poor Clara had to remain behind since the autumn foliage voyage departed long after she had began her senior year in high school. Dad had agreed to serve as backup cameraman in her a...[Read More]



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Paleontology and Geology of the Western Salton Trough Detachment, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, California


Published in: Google Books > Geology > environmental engineering | Published on 15/May/2018 18:50

San Diego Geological Soc , 1995



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