Geography: Physical Geography

  • North America's Natural Wonders book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Although millions of Americans and international travelers take road trips through North America every year, most have no understanding of how the landscape came to be. North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything these travelers need to understand the landscape. Written by a career…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders: Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    Canadian Rockies, California, The Southwest, Great Basin, Tetons-Yellowstone Country, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders provides everything the reader needs to understand the landscape. It guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • North America's Natural Wonders: Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre book cover

    North America's Natural Wonders

    Appalachians, Colorado Rockies, Austin-Big Bend Country, Sierra Madre, 1st Edition

    By Gary Prost

    Written by a career geologist with decades of experience in the field, North America’s Natural Wonders guides readers through the most iconic, geologically significant scenery in North America, points out features of interest, explains what they are seeing, and describes how these features came to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    CRC Press
    Geologic Tours of the World

  • Sacred Waters: A Cross-Cultural Compendium of Hallowed Springs and Holy Wells book cover

    Sacred Waters

    A Cross-Cultural Compendium of Hallowed Springs and Holy Wells, 1st Edition

    Edited by Celeste Ray

    Describing sacred waters and their associated traditions in over thirty countries and across multiple time periods, this book identifies patterns in panhuman hydrolatry. Supplying life’s most basic daily need, freshwater sources were likely the earliest sacred sites, and the first protected and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and the Coast: Building Resilient Communities book cover

    Climate Change and the Coast

    Building Resilient Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Glavovic, Mick Kelly, Robert Kay, Ailbhe Travers

    Coastal communities are at the frontline of a changing climate. Escalating problems created by sea-level rise, a greater number of severe coastal storms, and other repercussions of climate change will exacerbate already pervasive impacts resulting from rapid coastal population growth and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Natural Decadal Climate Variability: Societal Impacts book cover

    Natural Decadal Climate Variability

    Societal Impacts, 1st Edition

    By Vikram M. Mehta

    Natural Decadal Climate Variability: Societal Impacts is an important work for understanding the natural decadal climate variability (DCV), a phenomenon which has made long lasting impacts on civilizations, especially on water availability and agriculture. This book comprehensively covers multiyear…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Computer Modeling Applications for Environmental Engineers book cover

    Computer Modeling Applications for Environmental Engineers

    2nd Edition

    By Isam Mohammed Abdel-Magid Ahmed, Mohammed Isam Mohammed Abdel-Magid

    Computer Modeling Applications for Environmental Engineers in its second edition incorporates changes and introduces new concepts using Visual Basic.NET, a programming language chosen for its ease of comprehensive usage. This book offers a complete understanding of the basic principles of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    CRC Press

  • Weather Radar Polarimetry book cover

    Weather Radar Polarimetry

    1st Edition

    By Guifu Zhang

    This book presents the fundamentals of polarimetric radar remote sensing through understanding wave scattering and propagation in geophysical media filled with hydrometers and other objects. The text characterizes the physical, statistical, and electromagnetic properties of hydrometers and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    CRC Press

  • Limnology, Climatology and Paleoclimatology of the East African Lakes book cover

    Limnology, Climatology and Paleoclimatology of the East African Lakes

    1st Edition

    By A. Ivan Johnson

    IDEAL, the International Decade for East African Lakes, is a ten-year multi-national, multi-disciplinary investigation of the biological, geological, chemical, and physical limnology of the East African Lakes, taking into special account the Great Lakes of the East African Rift Valley and the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    CRC Press

  • Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Best Practices and Case Studies book cover

    Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

    Best Practices and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.B. Sharma

    Advances in high spatial resolution mapping capabilities and the new rules established by the Federal Aviation Administration in the United States for the operation of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) have provided new opportunities to acquire aerial data at a lower cost and more safely…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Ecosystem Theories and Management book cover

    Handbook of Ecosystem Theories and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Felix Muller

    "As part of the Environmental and Ecological Modeling Handbooks series, the Handbook of Ecosystem Theories and Management provides a comprehensive overview of ecosystem theory and the tools - ecological engineering, ecological modeling, ecotoxicology and ecological economics -to manage these…

    Paperback – 2019-11-04
    CRC Press

  • Climate Management Issues: Economics, Sociology, and Politics book cover

    Climate Management Issues

    Economics, Sociology, and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Julie K. Gines

    Despite all the controversy and hype that climate change has generated, there now exists an overwhelming body of scientific evidence that the problem is real and that its effects are already being felt on a global scale. Part of what makes this a volatile and controversial issue is that it is not…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    CRC Press

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