E-books: Conservation - Environment Studies

  • Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development book cover

    Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Gunilla Almered Olsson, Pernille Gooch

    Providing both a theoretical background and practical examples of natural resource conflict, this volume explores the pressures on natural resources leading to scarcity and conflict.  It is shown that the causes and driving forces behind natural resource conflicts are diverse, complex and…

    eBook – 2019-04-12
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Carbon Capture, Storage and Utilization: A Possible Climate Change Solution for Energy Industry book cover

    Carbon Capture, Storage and Utilization

    A Possible Climate Change Solution for Energy Industry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malti Goel, M. Sudhakar, R.V. Shahi

    Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is among the advanced energy technologies suggested to make the conventional fossil fuel sources environmentally sustainable. It is of particular importance to coal-based economies. This book deals at length with the various aspects of carbon dioxide…

    eBook – 2019-02-21
    CRC Press

  • Emerging Energy Alternatives for Sustainable Environment book cover

    Emerging Energy Alternatives for Sustainable Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by D. P. Singh, Richa Kothari, V. V. Tyagi

    Sustainability of environment is an emerging global issue at present. Unsustainable or deteriorating environment is a matter of concern as it has threatened the survival of living creatures. Recently, climate change has been a matter of great concern at a global platform owing to imbalances in…

    eBook – 2019-02-14
    CRC Press

  • Agricultural Landscapes: Seeing Rural Through Design book cover

    Agricultural Landscapes

    Seeing Rural Through Design, 1st Edition

    By Dewey Thorbeck

    Agricultural Landscapes: Seeing Rural Through Design follows on from the author’s previous books, Rural Design and Architecture and Agriculture, to encourage using design thinking to provide greater meaning and understanding of places where humans live and work with the rural landscape. Rural areas…

    eBook – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

  • Solar Photocatalysis for Environmental Remediation book cover

    Solar Photocatalysis for Environmental Remediation

    1st Edition

    By Sampa Chakrabarti

    The book presents a review of research and pilot-scale efforts undertaken by scientists all over the world towards utilization of solar energy for environmental remediation. It gives a complete account of the solar photocatalytic degradation of pollutants present in wastewater and atmosphere and…

    eBook – 2019-01-30
    CRC Press

  • Crimes Against Humanity: Climate Change and Trump's Legacy of Planetary Destruction book cover

    Crimes Against Humanity

    Climate Change and Trump's Legacy of Planetary Destruction, 1st Edition

    By Judith Blau

    The author is a sociologist who has written extensively on human rights and recently on climate change. In her new book she develops the idea that protecting everyone’s human rights and slowing planetary warming are the same goals. It is now clear that the leader of the richest, most powerful…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Heritage: Merging Environmental Conservation and Historic Preservation book cover

    Sustainable Heritage

    Merging Environmental Conservation and Historic Preservation, 1st Edition

    By Amalia Leifeste, Barry L. Stiefel

    This book brings together ecological-conservation theory and heritage-preservation theory and shows how these two realms have common purpose. Through theoretical discussion and illustrative examples, Sustainable Heritage reframes the history of multiple movements within preservation and…

    eBook – 2018-06-14
    Routledge

  • West Southwest: Vertebrate Life in Southern California book cover

    West Southwest

    Vertebrate Life in Southern California, 1st Edition

    By Gregory K. Pregill

    West Southwest: Vertebrate Life in Southern California celebrates an amazingly diverse fauna with description, evolutionary background, geographic insight, and ecological detail. Southern California is a vast region of very different habitats – all with an abundance of unique species of plants and…

    eBook – 2018-06-04
    CRC Press

  • Sustainability Science: Key Issues book cover

    Sustainability Science

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ariane König, Jerome Ravetz

    Sustainability Science: Key Issues is a comprehensive textbook for undergraduates, postgraduates, and participants in executive trainings from any disciplinary background studying the theory and practice of sustainability science. Each chapter takes a critical and reflective stance on a…

    eBook – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Ecological Complexity and Agroecology book cover

    Ecological Complexity and Agroecology

    1st Edition

    By John Vandermeer, Ivette Perfecto

    This text reflects the immense current growth in interest in agroecology and changing approaches to it. While it is acknowledged that the science of ecology should be the basis of agroecological planning, many analysts have out-of-date ideas about contemporary ecology. Ecology has come a long way…

    eBook – 2017-10-24
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Sustainability: Environmental, Social and Personal Perspectives book cover

    An Introduction to Sustainability

    Environmental, Social and Personal Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Martin Mulligan

    An Introduction to Sustainability provides students with a comprehensive overview of the key concepts and ideas which are encompassed within the growing field of sustainability. The fully updated second edition, including new figures and images, teases out the diverse but intersecting domains…

    eBook – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Marine and Coastal Resource Management: Principles and Practice book cover

    Marine and Coastal Resource Management

    Principles and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Green, Jeffrey L. Payne

    In this new and highly original textbook for a range of interdisciplinary courses and degree programmes focusing on marine and coastal resource management, readers are offered an introduction to the subject matter, a broad perspective and understanding, case study applications, and a reference…

    eBook – 2017-09-27
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

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