254 pages , Oxford and IBH Publishing , 2006-01-01 Ecology is not just a biological subject but as an interdisciplinary field that deals with the totality of man and environment. The book is organized around energy concepts as a means of comparing and interrelating natural solar-powered ecosystems and man s fuel-powered civilization. Contents: The Scope of Ecology / The ...[Read More]
192 pages , Capstone Press , 2015-01-01 Let's go on a wildlife safari! Watch as a giraffe rips leaves from tall trees. Sneak a peek at a lion on the hunt. Carefully-worded text explores each animal's habitat, life cycle, behavior, and threats. Paired with bold, vibrant photos, young readers will see just why African animals are awesome!
928 pages , Academic Press , 2004 This third edition of Renewable Energy is undoubtedly one of the most complete accounts of the subject, from source through to extraction and use. The book is academically rigorous, but accessible. The author first describes the effect of the sun on the atmosphere and the creation of wind and waves, including the effects of global warmin...[Read More]
600 pages , Barron's Educational Series , 2017-09 Test-takers will find a diagnostic test; two full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained; a detailed review of all test topics; hundreds of diagrams and illustrations, including brand new tables, charts, and figures; and more. BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book will also g...[Read More]
105 pages , 1993 An authoritative review of global warming and the role of animals. Strategies to reduce methane production by animals are described. Important guide for those involved in environmental science, nutrition and microbiology.
283 pages , Univ of California Press , 2008 Writing for a wide audience, Powell shows us exactly why an urgent threat during the first half of the twenty-first century will come not from the rising of the seas but from the falling of the reservoirs."--BOOK JACKET.
359 pages , Nova Publishers , 2006-01-01 Geography, environment, sustainability, culture and education standing alone or in any combination, provide the ingredients for a variety of stews. They are all difficult to define and they generate endless debates for theoreticians and practitioners about their meaning and significance. The editors have divided the chapters that ...[Read More]
National Archives and Records Administration , 1996 The Code of Federal Regulations is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government.
240 pages , Routledge , 2013-06-17 As the process of globalization continues and power imbalances between decision-making institutions become increasingly apparent, the need for a critical assessment of the way in which we manage our interaction with the natural environment becomes ever more urgent. Good governance was identified at the World Summit on Sustainable Develo...[Read More]