The Hidden Lives of Owls , Leigh Calvez


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature > Sustainability | Published on 01/Jun/2020 20:30

2016-08-16T07:00:00Z
A New York Times bestseller for fans of H is for Hawk
 
Join naturalist Leigh Calvez as she explores the secret world of owls, from owl-watching to avian science--often in the dead of night. These creatures have a certain mystery about them, which is just part of what makes them so fascinating. Calvez relays scientific facts ...[Read More]



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Sensitivity Analysis: Matrix Methods in Demography and Ecology , Hal Caswell


Published in: itune > Social Science,Books,Nonfiction,Science & Nature,Ecology,Mathematics > Sustainability | Published on 01/Jun/2020 12:39

2019-04-02T07:00:00Z
This open access book shows how to use sensitivity analysis in demography. It presents new methods for individuals, cohorts, and populations, with applications to humans, other animals, and plants. The analyses are based on matrix formulations of age-classified, stage-classified, and multistate population models. Methods are presented for linear and nonlinear, deter...[Read More]



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Nature's Architect , Jim Crumley


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets > Sustainability | Published on 01/Jun/2020 10:44

2015-07-16T07:00:00Z
"Sublime writing... a genuinely important book" --Ken Lussey.

Hundreds of years after their extinction in these isles, beavers are back in Britain. These highly skilled engineers of the natural world have been reintroduced at several sites across the UK and, even as they become established, are already having a dramatic effect on our wild landscapes. [Read More]



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2020-04-28T07:00:00Z
We're back on the road for another time, completing research for The Magnificent Homes And Gardens Of The South Carolina Coast, Why at this time in early April?  Because her azaleas are in full bloom and maximum splendor.

Charleston is known as "The Holy City." Despite beliefs that the term dates to the city's earliest days and refers to its ...[Read More]



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Chemical Ecology in Aquatic Systems , Christer Br?nmark & Lars-Anders Hansson


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > Sustainability | Published on 01/Jun/2020 03:08

2012-03-01T08:00:00Z
In recent years it has become increasingly clear that chemical interactions play a fundamental role in aquatic habitats and have far-reaching evolutionary and ecological implications. This book covers a wide range of studies, including both plants and animals, from different geographic regions and habitats - pelagic as well as benthic.



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Environmental Science and Disaster Management (ESDM) at Daffodil International University (DIU)


Published in: youtube > Environmental Science and Disaster Management DIU > environmental science | Published on 25/May/2020 23:50

Department of Environmental Science and Disaster Management (ESDM), Daffodil International University (4-Year BSc. Honors Program) Website: ...



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Essentials of Marine Biotechnology , Se-Kwon Kim


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Life Sciences,Chemistry,Professional & Technical,Medical,Ecology,Environment > Environmental protection | Published on 19/May/2020 00:55

2019-08-31T07:00:00Z
This textbook introduces marine biotechnology by collecting the key knowledge on genetics, fish breeding, genetic diversity, seaweed production and microalgae biotechnology, and explores marine biomaterials and how they can benefit human health. Covering the latest applications of marine biotechnology in natural product development, genomics, transgenic technology, ...[Read More]



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Marine Biology: A Very Short Introduction , Philip V. Mladenov


Published in: itune > Biology,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Environment > Environmental protection | Published on 19/May/2020 00:05

2020-02-27T08:00:00Z
Philip Mladenov examines the nature and variety of life in the oceans, and its importance to us and to the planet. He considers the human impact on these complex ecosystems, through overfishing, pollution, and climate change, and the actions needed to establish a more sustainable relationship, to protect them for future generations.



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The Gardener's Botanical , The Gardener's Botanical Ross Bayton


Published in: itune > Gardening,Books,Lifestyle & Home,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Ecology,Biology,Nature,Reference > Environmental protection | Published on 18/May/2020 15:59

2020-03-10T07:00:00Z
The definitive guide to botanical Latin

Unlock the secrets of botanical Latin with this beautifully illustrated encyclopedia. The Gardener's Botanical contains definitions of more than 5,000 plant names--from abbreviatus ("shortened") to zonatus ("with bands")--along with more than 350 color illustrations.

Scientific...[Read More]



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Ponds and small lakes , Brian Moss


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Biology,Ecology > Environmental protection | Published on 18/May/2020 12:16

2017-03-08T08:00:00Z
Ponds and small lakes support an extremely rich biodiversity of fascinating organisms. Many people have tried pond-dipping and encountered a few unfamiliar creatures, such as dragonfly nymphs and caddisfly larvae. However, there is a far richer world of microscopic organisms, such as diatoms, desmids and rotifers, which is revealed in this book. Anyone with access t...[Read More]



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Entangled Life , Merlin Sheldrake


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Biographies & Memoirs > Environmental protection | Published on 18/May/2020 06:46

2020-05-12T07:00:00Z
A mind-bending journey into the hidden universe of fungi, "one of those rare books that can truly change the way you see the world around you" (Helen Macdonald, author of H Is for Hawk).

"Dazzling, vibrant, vision-changing . . . a remarkable work by a remarkable writer, which succeeds in springing life into strangeness again."--Rober...[Read More]



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Water Conflicts , Mark Zeitoun, Naho Mirumachi & Jeroen Warner


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Environmental Engineering > Ecology | Published on 05/May/2020 09:49

2020-04-02T07:00:00Z
Water Conflicts applies cutting-edge thinking to identify pathways that can transform complex water conflicts. It challenges existing power-blind and politics-lite analysis that is very deeply-held and recurring in debates that suggest causal links between scarcity and violence-or peace. This book presents a much needed revision of transboundary water analysis, lead...[Read More]



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