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  • The Ecology of Malaria Vectors

    1st Edition

    By Jacques Derek Charlwood

    This practical book covers all aspects of the biology of malaria vectors, with notes on the vectors of dengue. Authored primarily by renowned field entomologist Jacques Derek Charlwood, who has vast experience working on mosquito biology, ecology and the evaluation of new vector control tools…

    Paperback – 2019-08-15 
    CRC Press

  • Miscanthus for Bioenergy Production

    Crop Production, Utilization and Climate Change Mitigation, 1st Edition

    By Michael B. Jones

    Miscanthus has been enthusiastically promoted as a second generation biomass crop, and this book provides a comprehensive review of this knowledge. Miscanthus, also known as elephant grass, is a high yielding grass crop that grows over three metres tall, resembles bamboo and produces a crop every…

    Hardback – 2019-07-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Bioenergy

  • The Bench Grafter's Handbook

    Principles & Practice, 1st Edition

    By Brian E. Humphrey

    Bench grafting is used worldwide on an extremely large scale. It is the primary method for producing the majority of ornamental trees and shrubs planted in gardens and arboreta. Much progress has been made in the last 30 years specific to bench grafting. This book discusses grafting techniques,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Governance of Wildlife and Community-Based Natural Resource Management

    From Economic Principles to Practical Governance, 1st Edition

    By Brian Child

    This book develops the Sustainable Governance Approach and the principles of Community-Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM). It provides practical examples of successes and failures in implementation, and lessons about the economics and governance of wild resources with global application.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Tapestry Lawns

    Freed from Grass and Full of Flowers, 1st Edition

    By Lionel Smith

    Lawns created without grass at inception have benefits over and above the ecosystem services currently associated with traditional lawns. They require far less management, less mowing resulting in low energy requirements and fewer emissions, attract more pollinating insects, and create a lawn…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    CRC Press

  • Eco-Friendly Techniques for Enhancing Crop Productivity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kalpana Sengar

    As the world population increases daily and as climate continues to change, there is a growing need to produce more food in limited agricultural lands. This book provides several techniques to increase crop production without adverse effects to the environment. It focuses on methods that include…

    Hardback – 2019-05-10 
    CRC Press

  • Stress Physiology of Woody Plants

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wenhao Dai

    Woody plants have distinct growth and development habits. Being sessile and perennial species, woody plants are challenged by multiple stresses year-round or facing repeated stress attacks during their lives. A stress challenge in one season may impact the plant performance in other seasons or…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
    CRC Press

  • The Water–Food–Energy Nexus

    Power, Politics and Justice, 1st Edition

    By Jeremy Allouche, Carl Middleton, Dipak Gyawali

    The world of development thinkers and practitioners is abuzz with a new lexicon: the idea of "the nexus" between water, food and energy which is institutively compelling. It promises better integration of multiple sectoral elements, a better transition to greener economies and sustainable…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • Beneficial Insects

    1st Edition

    By David V. Alford

    Insects are key components of life on our planet, and their presence is essential for maintaining balanced terrestrial ecosystems. Without insects humans would struggle to survive, and on a world scale food production would be severely compromised. Many plants and animals depend directly or…

    Hardback – 2019-04-03 
    CRC Press

  • Revival: Conservation Tillage in Temperate Agroecosystems (1993)

    1st Edition

    By M.R. Carter

    In this invaluable book, leading agronomic researchers provide in-depth reviews of present conservation tillage practices in a wide variety of temperate agroecosystems. Each chapter characterizes how conservation tillage has been developed and adapted or modified to fit specific environments, with…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    CRC Press
    CRC Press Revivals

  • Revival: Principles of Seed Pathology (1987)

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    By V. K. Agarwal, James B. Sinclair

    This Book was written to serve those interested in seed pathology. It is designed to serve as a textbook as well as a reference book for students, teachers, and researchers, and for seed health testing, seed production, and plant quarantine personnel. It is to be used as a guide to the literature.…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    CRC Press
    CRC Press Revivals

  • The Ecology of Hedgerows and Field Margins

    1st Edition

    Edited by John W. Dover

    Hedges and field margins are important wildlife habitats and deliver a range of ecosystem services, and their value is increasingly recognised by ecologists. This book reviews and assesses the current state of research on hedgerows and associated field margins. With the intensification of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-19
    Routledge

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