Amphibian Survey and Monitoring Handbook , John W. Wilkinson


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Environment,Biology,Ecology > renewable energy | Published on 28/Dec/2020 21:03

2015-08-17T07:00:00Z
"Evidence bases for conservation are becoming increasingly important to convince landowners and politicians of the need to take action in defence of species and habitats all around the world. A valuable feature of this book is its emphasis on collecting and analysing such essential information." Trevor Beebee, Phyllomedusa

Amphibians are among the most gl...[Read More]



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The man who planted trees , Giono Jean


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature > renewable energy | Published on 28/Dec/2020 17:24

2020-08-16T07:00:00Z
- For the character of a human to reveal truly exceptional qualities, one needs to have the good fortune of being able to observe his actions over many years. If his actions are free of all egotism, if his guiding principle is unequalled generosity, if it is absolutely certain that no reward was sought anywhere and his ideas have left a visible impression on the wor...[Read More]



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More Than Honey , Markus Imhoof & Claus-Peter Lieckfeld


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions > renewable energy | Published on 28/Dec/2020 15:47

2015-09-26T07:00:00Z
The acclaimed director shares a gorgeously photographed and "wonderfully thorough immersion in the world of bees and beekeeping" (Rowan Jacobsen, author of Fruitless Fall).

The saying goes that without bees, humankind would only survive for four more years; these crucial pollinators are, indeed, worth more than honey. In his award-winning d...[Read More]



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The Age of Wood , Roland Ennos


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,Anthropology,World > renewable energy | Published on 28/Dec/2020 07:33

2020-12-01T08:00:00Z
A groundbreaking examination of the role that wood and trees have played in our global ecosystem--including human evolution and the rise and fall of empires--in the bestselling tradition of Yuval Harari's Sapiens and Mark Kurlansky's Salt.

As the dominant species on Earth, humans have made astonishing progress since our ancestors came...[Read More]



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In the Shadow of Man , Jane Goodall


Published in: itune > Anthropology,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,Science & Nature,Nature,Ecology > renewable energy | Published on 27/Dec/2020 23:36

2010-12-16T08:00:00Z
'One of history's most impressive field studies; an instant animal classic' TIME

Jane Goodall's classic account of primate research provides an impressively detailed and absorbing account of the early years of her field study of, and adventures with, chimpanzees in Tanzania, Africa. It is a landmark for everyone to enjoy.



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Microbial Ecology , Larry L. Barton & Diana E. Northup


Published in: itune > Biology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > renewable energy | Published on 15/Oct/2019 03:28

2011-10-14T07:00:00Z
This book covers the ecological activities of microbes in the biosphere with an emphasis on microbial interactions within their environments and communities
In thirteen concise and timely chapters, Microbial Ecology presents a broad overview of this rapidly growing field, explaining the basic principles in an easy-to-follow manner. Using an integ...[Read More]



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The Song of the Dodo , David Quammen


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 22:53

2011-03-15T07:00:00Z
David Quammen's book, The Song of the Dodo, is a
brilliant, stirring work, breathtaking in its scope,
far-reaching in its message -- a crucial book in
precarious times, which radically alters the way in
which we understand the natural world and our place
in that world. It's also a book full of entertainment
and wonders.
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2010-05-11T07:00:00Z
The story of two generations of scientific explorers in South America--Richard Evans Schultes and his prot?g? Wade Davis--an epic tale of adventure and a compelling work of natural history.

In 1941, Professor Richard Evan Schultes took a leave from Harvard and disappeared into the Amazon, where he spent the next twelve years mapping uncharted rivers and l...[Read More]



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American Canopy , Eric Rutkow


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,History,United States > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 21:23

2012-04-24T07:00:00Z
This fascinating and groundbreaking work tells the remarkable story of the relationship between Americans and their trees across the entire span of our nation's history.

Like many of us, historians have long been guilty of taking trees for granted. Yet the history of trees in America is no less remarkable than the history of the United Stat...[Read More]



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The Story of Stuff , Annie Leonard


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Politics & Current Events > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 17:25

2010-03-09T08:00:00Z
A classic expos? in company with An Inconvenient Truth and Silent Spring, The Story of Stuff expands on the celebrated documentary exploring the threat of overconsumption on the environment, economy, and our health. Leonard examines the "stuff" we use everyday, offering a galvanizing critique and steps for a changed planet.

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The New Ecology , Oswald J. Schmitz


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Life Sciences,Environment > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 17:13

2016-10-17T07:00:00Z
How the science of ecology is changing to meet the daunting challenges of environmental sustainability

Our species has transitioned from being one among millions on Earth to the species that is single-handedly transforming the entire planet to suit its own needs. In order to meet the daunting challenges of environmental sustainability in this epoch...[Read More]



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Fundamentals of Soil Ecology , David C. Coleman, Mac A. Callaham & D. A. Crossley, Jr.


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Earth Sciences,Life Sciences > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 15:01

2017-10-20T07:00:00Z
Fundamentals of Soil Ecology, 3rd Edition, offers a holistic approach to soil biology and ecosystem function, providing students and ecosystem researchers with a greater understanding of the central roles that soils play in ecosystem development and function. The text emphasizes the increasing importance of soils as the organizing center for all terrestrial ecosyste...[Read More]



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