The Last Butterflies , Nick Haddad


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology,Life Sciences,Biology > Ecology | Published on 10/Jun/2019 19:36

2019-06-25T07:00:00Z
A remarkable look at the rarest butterflies, how global changes threaten their existence, and how we can bring them back from near-extinction

Most of us have heard of such popular butterflies as the Monarch or Painted Lady. But what about the Fender's Blue? Or the St. Francis' Satyr? Because of their extreme rarity, these butterflies are not well-k...[Read More]



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Libelle, Marienk?fer & Co. , Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology > environmental management | Published on 03/Jun/2019 19:22

2019-04-15T07:00:00Z
?Alles ?ber kleine Kreaturen von gro?em Wert, unterhaltsam und voll klugem Witz.? Maja Lunde, Autorin des Bestsellers ?Die Bienen?

Insekten gibt es ?berall, in den h?chsten H?hen und den tiefsten H?hlen, in W?ldern, Wiesen und Bergen. Sie leben in der W?ste, unter der Eisdecke eines zugefrorenen Sees, in den Nasenl?chern eines Walrosses und sogar in Compu...[Read More]



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The Burren , David Cabot & Roger Goodwillie


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Ecology > environmental engineering | Published on 21/May/2019 08:06

2018-11-29T08:00:00Z
The Burren is one of those rare and magical places where geology, glacial history, botany, zoology and millennia of cultural history have converged to create a unique landscape of extraordinary natural history interest. It is without equal to any other area in Ireland or Britain.

To the unsuspecting tourist, much of the landscape of the Burren looks bleak...[Read More]



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2019-07-08T07:00:00Z
Ein Buch so aufregend wie ein Tauchgang in die Tiefsee

Die Tiefen unserer Ozeane verbergen eine faszinierende Wunderwelt, die bis heute weniger Menschen mit eigenen Augen gesehen haben als die Oberfl?che des Mondes. In diesem Buch erz?hlt der Zoologe und Natursch?tzer Robert Hofrichter die spannendsten Geschichten aus dem schillernden Kosmos, der die Erde...[Read More]



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Wonderland , Brett Westwood & Stephen Moss


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 20:58

2017-04-06T07:00:00Z
A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

'Vibrant, fascinating, poetic - a year in living things: all the things we love, all the things we wish we could, all the little things we step over and never know - the best of British wildlife from two superb naturalists and writers' CHRIS PACKHAM

From blackbirds, beavers and beetles to tawny ...[Read More]



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Ecology of Kalimantan , Kathy MacKinnon & Gusti Hatta


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Travel & Adventure,Asia,Specialty Travel > Sustainability | Published on 25/Apr/2019 06:33

2013-02-05T08:00:00Z
The Ecology of Kalimantan is a comprehensive ecological survey of one of Indonesia's largest and most diverse islands.

This book presents a complete summary of our current scientific knowledge about Borneo including the rainforest and riverine habitats that are endangered by logging and industrial development, along with a discussion of land...[Read More]



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Ecology of Indonesian Papua Part Two , Andrew J. Marshall & Bruce M. Beehler


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Travel & Adventure,Specialty Travel,Asia > Sustainability | Published on 25/Apr/2019 01:46

2012-06-26T07:00:00Z
The Ecology of Papua provides a comprehensive review of current scientific knowledge on all aspects of the natural history of western (Indonesian) New Guinea.

Designed for students of conservation, environmental workers, and academic researchers, it is a richly detailed text, dense with biogeographical data, historical reference, and fresh i...[Read More]



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2018-09-01T07:00:00Z
'Any fool can destroy trees. They cannot run away ... God has cared for these trees ... but he cannot save them from fools - only Uncle Sam can do that.'

First published in 1901, Our National Parks is possibly the bestselling book of Muir's wilderness-discovery titles and was certainly the most influential published in his lif...[Read More]



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Ecology, Ethics, and Interdependence , Dunne D. John & Daniel Goleman


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 21:55

2018-10-23T07:00:00Z
Powerful conversations between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and leading scientists on the most pressing issue of our time. 

Engage with leading scientists, academics, ethicists, and activists, as well as His Holiness the Dalai Lama and His Holiness the Karmapa, who gathered in Dharamsala, India, for the twenty-third Mind and Life conference to discuss...[Read More]



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Issues and Concepts in Historical Ecology , Carole L. Crumley, Tommy Lennartsson & Anna Westin


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Nonfiction,Social Science > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 19:09

2017-11-23T08:00:00Z
Historical ecology is a research framework which draws upon diverse evidence to trace complex, long-term relationships between humanity and Earth. With roots in anthropology, archaeology, ecology and paleoecology, geography, and landscape and heritage management, historical ecology applies a practical and holistic perspective to the study of change. Furthermore, it ...[Read More]



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Urban Ecology , Richard T. T. Forman


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 14:05

2014-02-28T08:00:00Z
How does nature work in our human-created city, suburb, and exurb/peri-urb? Indeed how is ecology - its urban water, soil, air, plant, and animal foundations - spatially entwined with this great human enterprise? And how can we improve urban areas for both nature and people? Urban Ecology explores the entire urban area: from streets, walls, and lawns to riversides, ...[Read More]



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Ecology of the Indonesian Seas Part 1 , Tomas Tomascik & Anmarie J. Mah


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Travel & Adventure,Asia > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 13:41

2013-02-05T08:00:00Z
The Ecology of the Indonesian Seas distills for the first time the information found in thousands of scholarly works relevant to an understanding of the sustainable use of marine and coastal resources in these islands?many of them available up to now only in Dutch, German or Indonesian. It is an invaluable tool for government planners, resource managers, ecol...[Read More]



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