Air Pollution - Deadly Effects on Life

Published in: youtube > United Nations > pollution | Published on 09/Jul/2019 08:08

Air Pollution hurts the planet with increasingly deadly effects on life, the United Nations Environment warns, calling on countries to take measures to usher in a ...

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Ecology of the Opossum on a Natural Area in Northeastern Kansas , Henry S. Fitch & Lewis L. Sandidge

Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 18:32

In this book published in 1953 by the Museum of Natural History of the University of Kansas, herpetologist Henry S. Fitch and biologist Lewis L. Sandidge describe the ecology of the opossum, Didelphis marsupialis viginiana, of the University of Kansas Natural History Reservation.

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Oceanography Challenges to Future Earth , Teruhisa Komatsu, Hubert-Jean Ceccaldi, Jiro Yoshida, Patrick Prouzet & Yves H?nocque

Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Environmental Engineering > environmental management | Published on 25/Feb/2019 21:14

This book documents the effects of natural hazards on coastal ecosystems in detail. The sea is an indispensable component of the Earth system, and human societies obtain many goods and services from the marine environment. Global warming threatens marine ecosystems through seawater temperature rise, acidification, sea-level rise and the increased frequency of severe...[Read More]

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Enhancing the Effectiveness of Sustainability Partnerships: Summary of a Workshop

Published in: Google Books > Political Science > Sustainability | Published on 15/Aug/2018 15:39

122 pages , National Academies Press , 2009-12-17
Sustainable development--meeting human needs while nurturing and restoring the planet's life support systems--requires a continuous process of scientific innovation, new knowledge and learning, and collaborative approaches to implementing technologies and policies. To address these challenges, different stakeholder groups...[Read More]

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The Green Collar Economy How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems

Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > green energy | Published on 01/Aug/2018 15:30

272 pages , Harper Collins , 2009-10-06
“Steadily—by redefining green—Jones is making sure that our planet and our people will not just survive but also thrive in a clean-energy economy.” —Leonardo DiCaprio A New York Times bestseller, The Green Collar Economy by award-winning human rights activist and environmental leader Van Jones deliv...[Read More]

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Saving Stuff How to Care for and Preserve Your Collectibles, Heirlooms, and Other Prized Possessions

Published in: Google Books > Antiques & Collectibles > Environment care | Published on 16/Jul/2018 19:28

338 pages , Simon and Schuster , 2005-06-02
A Smithsonian senior conservator shares professional advice on how to safeguard and maintain collectibles, from art and family heirlooms to sports memorabilia and antiques, in a guide complemented by insider information on how the Smithsonian Institution cares for national treasures. Original. 50,000 first printing.

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Endangered species recovery plan

Published in: wikipedia > english > Endangered species recovery plan | Published on 11/Jul/2018 02:52

An endangered species recovery plan is a document describing the current status, threats and intended methods for increasing rare and endangered species population sizes. The U.S. Endangered Species Act of 1973 requires that all species considered endangered must have a plan implemented for their recovery, but the format is also useful when considering the conservation of any endangered species. R...[Read More]

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Biology and Ecology of Fishes

Published in: Google Books > Science > Ecology | Published on 04/Jul/2018 05:56

498 pages , Cooper Publishing Group , 2004
This book covers both the biological and management needs in the field of fish ecology. Written for college students and practicing fish ecologists and fishery managers. Emphasis is placed on how fishes deal with environmental conditions in their survival, growth, and population processes and a case study approach is used to pre...[Read More]

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Ecology and Politics Environmental Stress and Security in Africa

Published in: Google Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > Ecology | Published on 10/May/2018 07:44

255 pages , Nordic Africa Inst , 1989-01-01
Environmental issues are all too often treated separately from politics and social change. This volume tries to redress the balance. Common to the essays is a search for the interrelationship between ecological stress and politics.

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Rethinking Children's Citizenship

Published in: Google Books > Political Science > ecology for kids | Published on 08/May/2018 01:13

262 pages , Springer , 2012-11-16
This book explores the relationship between children and citizenship, analyzing international perspectives on citizenship and human rights and developing new methods for facilitating the recognition of children as participating agents within society.

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Pollution Limits and Polluters’ Efforts to Comply The Role of Government Monitoring and Enforcement

Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > pollution | Published on 25/Apr/2018 03:52

319 pages , Stanford University Press , 2011-04-14
This book integrates economics and legal perspectives to examine the impact of government strategies for monitoring and enforcing environmental protection laws. It closely examines industrial facilities' compliance with regulatory obligations stemming from the implementation of the Clean Water Act (CWA) to explore the su...[Read More]

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Renewable Energy projects

Published in: youtube > University of Louisville > green energy | Published on 24/Mar/2018 09:20

Students at the J.B. Speed School of Engineering develop renewable energy projects for a summer course. The course, directed by Dr. Mahendra Sunkara, is the first project for the Conn Center...

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