Environmental Sciences Products

  • Machine Learning for Natural Hazards

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dieu Tien Bui, Francisco Martínez Álvarez

    Unexpected and extreme natural hazards resulting from the Earth's natural processes can be harmful to humans. As a result, powerful approaches have been developed to apply advanced machine learning and big data methods for extracting relevant patterns, high performance computing, and data…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Exergetic Aspects of Renewable Energy Systems

    Insights to Transportation and Energy Sector for Intelligent Communities, 1st Edition

    By Evanthia A. Nanaki, George Xydis

    Sustainable energy planning that encompasses the concept of smart cities has considerable potential to help contribute significantly to the success of the European energy and climate targets. For improved energy efficiency, it is essential to find low carbon solutions for the urban environment. The…

    Hardback – 2019-09-16 
    CRC Press

  • The Water Footprint of Modern Consumer Society

    2nd Edition

    By Arjen Y. Hoekstra

    Using the water footprint concept, this impactful book aids our understanding of how we can reduce water consumption and pollution to sustainable levels. Since the publication of the first edition, the question of how to reduce our water footprint has become even more urgent. Freshwater scarcity…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Nature's Matrix

    Linking Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation and Food Sovereignty, 2nd Edition

    By Ivette Perfecto, John Vandermeer, Angus Wright

    When first published in 2009, Nature’s Matrix set out a radical new approach to the conservation of biodiversity. This new edition pushes the frontier of the biodiversity/agriculture debate further, making an even stronger case for the need to transform agriculture and support small and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge

  • Bringing Bayesian Models to Life

    1st Edition

    By Mevin B. Hooten, Trevor J. Hefley

    Bringing Bayesian Models to Life empowers the reader to extend, enhance, and implement statistical models for ecological and environmental data analysis. We open the black box and show the reader how to connect modern statistical models to computer algorithms. These algorithms allow the user to fit…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    CRC Press
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

  • Sustainability of Business in the Context of Environmental Management

    1st Edition

    By Kamlesh Pritwani

    Sustainability of Business in the Context of Environmental Management studies the newly emerged concept of ‘sustainable business’ in view of the growing Indian economy. It explores the current corporate social responsibility practices adopted with special reference to environmental management in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04 
    CRC Press

  • Fundamentals of Hydrology

    3rd Edition

    By Tim Davie, Nevil Wyndham Quinn

    The third edition of Fundamentals of Hydrology provides an absorbing and comprehensive introduction to the understanding of how fresh water moves on and around the planet and how humans affect and manage the freshwater resources available to them. The book consists of three parts, each of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Fundamentals of Physical Geography

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Ecology and Environment

    1st Edition

    By R N Bhargava, V Rajaram, Keith Olson, Lynn Tiede

    The alarming rise in greenhouse gas and pollution level which has resulted in serious environmental and ecological harm is the biggest concern today. It has not only made the lives of mankind miserable but also threatens their very existence. Ecology and Environment has delved in depth on the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    CRC Press

  • Study Skills for Geography, Earth and Environmental Science Students

    4th Edition

    By Pauline E. Kneale

    This guide will help you to survive and thrive during your degree and on into the workplace. Everything you do at university can be useful in your career. Packed with practical hints, study tips, short cuts, real-life examples and careers advice, the new expanded fourth edition of this book is an…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge

  • Water Ethics

    A Values Approach to Solving the Water Crisis, 2nd Edition

    By David Groenfeldt

    Fully revised and updated, this second edition of Water Ethics continues to consolidate water ethics as a key dimension of water-related decisions. The book introduces the idea that ethics are an intrinsic dimension of any water policy, program, or practice, and that understanding what ethics are…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19
    CRC Press

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