Biodiversity Products

  • The Fungal Community

    Its Organization and Role in the Ecosystem, Fourth Edition

    Edited by John Dighton, James F. White

    "…a number of chapters provide excellent summaries of the modern methods available for studying fungal ecology, along with those more traditional methods that are still extremely valuable…overall it is a hugely valuable compendium of fungal ecology research. It is a must for the library shelf." -…

    Hardback – 2017-01-20 
    CRC Press

  • Small Cetaceans of Japan

    Exploitation and Biology

    By Toshio Kasuya

    Edited by William Perrin

    This book summarizes and analyzes the biology, ecology, exploitation and management of small cetaceans in Japan. It describes the various types of cetacean fisheries in Japan and their historical development, the life histories and ecologies of the main species involved, and the history and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-20 
    CRC Press

  • Energy in Agroecosystems

    A Tool for Assessing Sustainability

    Edited by Gloria I. Guzman Casado, Manuel Gonzalez de Molina

    Energy in Agroecosystems: A Tool for Assessing Sustainability is the first book on energy analysis that is up-to-date and specifically dedicated to agriculture. It is written from an agroecological perspective and goes beyond the conventional analysis of the efficient use of energy. The book…

    Hardback – 2017-01-06 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Agroecology

  • Managing Boreal Forests in the Context of Climate Change

    Impacts, Adaptation and Climate Change Mitigation

    By Seppo Kellomaki

    In many places in the world, forests dominate landscapes and provide various products. Future climate change could profoundly alter the productivity of forest ecosystems and species composition. Until now, climate impact research has primarily focused on the likely impacts of rise in temperature,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Material Flow Analysis

    For Environmental, Resource, and Waste Engineers, Second Edition

    By Paul H. Brunner, Helmut Rechberger

    Since the first issue of the handbook was published in October 2003, the field of material flow analysis (MFA) has developed rapidly, including hundreds of MFA studies all over the globe. MFA methodology has become a widely used technique in environmental management, resources management, and waste…

    Hardback – 2016-12-19 
    CRC Press

  • The Everglades Handbook

    Understanding the Ecosystem, Fourth Edition

    By Thomas E. Lodge

     "This fourth edition covers the key subjects of previous editions with major updates of the new science and understanding. If there ever was a necessary book for Everglades advocates, students, authors, members of government and their agencies, The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Forest Management

    From Concept to Practice

    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…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30 
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Pollution Prevention

    Sustainability, Industrial Ecology, and Green Engineering, Second Edition

    By Ryan Dupont, Kumar Ganesan, Louis Theodore

    This new edition has been revised throughout, and adds several sections, including: lean manufacturing and design for the environment, low impact development and green infrastructure, green science and engineering, and sustainability. It presents strategies to reduce waste from the source…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    CRC Press

  • Forgotten Agricultural Heritage

    Reconnecting food systems and sustainable development

    By Parviz Koohafkan, Miguel A. Altieri

    Contemporary agriculture is often criticized for its industrial scale, adverse effects on nutrition, rural employment and the environment, and its disconnectedness from nature and culture. Yet there are many examples of traditional smaller scale systems that have survived the test of time and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15 
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Management Options

    A Guide for Natural Resource Managers in Southern Forest Ecosystems

    Edited by James M. Vose, Kier D. Klepzig

    Forest land managers face the challenges of preparing their forests for the impacts of climate change. However, climate change adds a new dimension to the task of developing and testing science-based management options to deal with the effects of stressors on forest ecosystems in the southern…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Golden-winged Warbler Ecology, Conservation, and Habitat Management

    Edited by Henry M. Streby, David E. Andersen, David Buehler

    Golden-winged Warblers (Vermivora chrysoptera) are migratory songbirds that breed in temperate North America, primarily in the Great Lakes region with remnant populations throughout the Appalachian Mountains, and winter in Central and northern South America. Their breeding range has contracted…

    Hardback – 2016-10-24 
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

  • Environmental and Ecological Statistics with R, Second Edition

    By Song S. Qian

    Emphasizing the inductive nature of statistical thinking, Environmental and Ecological Statistics with R, Second Edition, connects applied statistics to the environmental and ecological fields. Using examples from published works in the ecological and environmental literature, the book explains the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

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