2014-04-15T07:00:00Z A philosophical and narrative memoir, Ecology and Experience is a thoughtful, engaging recounting of author Richard J. Borden's life entwined in an overview of the intellectual and institutional history of human ecology--a story of life wrapped in a life story.
Borden shows that attempts to bridge the mental and environmental arenas are uncertain,...[Read More]
A State Implementation Plan (SIP) is a United States state plan for complying with the federal Clean Air Act, administered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The SIP, developed by a state agency and approved by EPA, consists of narrative, rules, technical documentation, and agreements that an individual state will use to clean up polluted areas.
Gap analysis is a tool used in wildlife conservation to identify gaps in conservation lands (e.g., protected areas and nature reserves) or other wildlands where significant plant and animal species and their habitat or important ecological features occur.
Conservation managers or scientists can use it as a basis for providing recommendations to improve the representativeness of nature reserves or ...[Read More]
64 pages , Speedy Publishing LLC , 2017-05-15 Winter is normally characterized by cold temperatures and snow. But the degree of coldness depends on where you are in the world. Some places are freezing while others are bearable. Some countries experience very long winters while others do not. Learn about winters around the world through this nature book for beginners.
Facts on File , 1992-01-03 The Our Fragile Planet set squarely addresses the need among young adults for a full understanding of contemporary environmental problems -- and their solutions -- from a scientific point of view.
644 pages , 1994 Using an energy systems language that combines energetics, kinetics, information, cybernetics, and simulation, Ecological and General Systems compares models of many fields of science, helping to derive general systems principles. First published as Systems Ecology in 1983, Ecological and General Systems proposes principles of self-organization and the designs t...[Read More]