E-books: Environmental Management

  • Andean Hydrology book cover

    Andean Hydrology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Diego A. Rivera, Alex Godoy-Faundez, Mario Lillo Saavedra

    This book describes the ecosystem of the Andean watersheds, covering the Californian valley, tropical Andes, and southern Andes. Case studies of the new methods and techniques used for hydrological research in the Andes are provided, and sustainability issues pertaining to Andean water resources…

    eBook – 2018-01-29
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Politics: Interest Groups, the Media, and the Making of Policy book cover

    Environmental Politics

    Interest Groups, the Media, and the Making of Policy, 1st Edition

    By Norman Miller

    At every stage, environmental policy is the result of the combat of stakeholders interested in, and affected by, the problem being addressed and the range of possible solutions. The combatants include any or all of the following: the federal government, environmental advocacy groups, and business,…

    eBook – 2017-12-19
    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
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • The Economics of Residential Solid Waste Management book cover

    The Economics of Residential Solid Waste Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas C. Kinnaman

    The market of municipal solid waste (MSW) collection and disposal has changed substantially over the past thirty years. This study will help guide both newcomers and past contributors through the fundamental aspects of policies designed to reduce the external costs of MSW collection, and the…

    eBook – 2017-10-24
    The International Library of Environmental Economics and Policy

  • 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
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Methods of Environmental and Social Impact Assessment book cover

    Methods of Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

    4th Edition

    Edited by Riki Therivel, Graham Wood

    Environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) is an important and often obligatory part of proposing or launching any development project. Delivering a successful ESIA needs not only an understanding of the theory but also a detailed knowledge of the methods for carrying out the processes…

    eBook – 2017-09-13
    Natural and Built Environment Series

  • Urban Flood Mitigation and Stormwater Management book cover

    Urban Flood Mitigation and Stormwater Management

    1st Edition

    By James C Y Guo

    Effective urban drainage to manage stormwater and control flooding depends on good engineering, especially when an environmentally sustainable approach is being applied. This new text focuses on green methods and modelling techniques. It covers the principles of hydrology and drainage,…

    eBook – 2017-05-08
    CRC Press

  • Ecosystem Services: Key Issues book cover

    Ecosystem Services

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    By Mark Everard

    The concept of ecosystem services has emerged in recent years as one of the most powerful guiding principles for ecology, biodiversity conservation and the management of natural resources. It provides the basis of assessing the multiple values and services that ecosystems can provide to…

    eBook – 2017-03-27
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Sustainable Forest Management: From Concept to Practice book cover

    Sustainable Forest Management

    From Concept to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John L. Innes, Anna V. Tikina

    Sustainable Forest Management provides the necessary material to educate students about forestry and the contemporary role of forests in ecosystems and society. This comprehensive textbook on the concept and practice of sustainable forest management sets the standard for practice…

    eBook – 2016-12-19
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Environmental Economics book cover

    Environmental Economics

    1st Edition

    By Shunsuke Managi, Koichi Kuriyama

    This book aids those concerned about environmental issues to firmly grasp relevant analytical methods and to comprehend the thought process behind environmental economics. It does so by drawing from specific environmental issues and at the same time providing commentary that facilitates…

    eBook – 2016-09-22
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Environmental Politics Casebook: Genetically Modified Foods book cover

    Environmental Politics Casebook

    Genetically Modified Foods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Norman Miller

    Environmental Politics Casebook: Genetically Modified Foods includes testimony, journal and newspaper articles, book chapters, and interest group communications such as press releases and on-line briefs, as well as other studies and reports that constitute the principal elements of the public…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • Industry Self-Regulation and Voluntary Environmental Compliance book cover

    Industry Self-Regulation and Voluntary Environmental Compliance

    1st Edition

    By Jr., Al Iannuzzi

    Why self-regulation? With the advent of such concepts as design for the environment, industrial ecology, and the recognized enlightened self-interest that voluntary compliance brings, it is in any company's best interest to avoid fines, liabilities, and bad publicity. Consumer concern and pressure…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

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