Environment & Agriculture Products

  • Postharvest Pathology of Fresh Horticultural Produce

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lluís Palou, Joseph L. Smilanick

    Optimal distribution of fresh horticultural products entails prolonging their freshness and nutritional quality as long as possible after harvest. A major limitation to their marketing is decay after harvest, which is caused primarily by fungal pathogens. Postharvest Pathology of Fresh…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14
    CRC Press

  • The Masterpiece of Nature

    The Evolution and Genetics of Sexuality, 1st Edition

    By Graham Bell

    Originally published in 1982, The Masterpiece of Nature examines sex as representative of the most important challenge to the modern theory of evolution. The book suggests that sex evolved, not as the result of normal Darwinian processes of natural selection, but through competition between…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Climate Change and World Agriculture

    1st Edition

    By Martin L. Parry

    Originally published in 1990, this book analysed the sensitivity of the world food system and looked at the variety of ways in which it would be affected by climate change. It describes the effects of climate change on agriculture, estimates the impacts on plant and animal growth and looks at the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Pollution, Climate and Change

  • Biology and Evolution of the Mollusca, Volume 1

    1st Edition

    By Winston Frank Ponder, David R. Lindberg, Juliet Mary Ponder

    Molluscs comprise the second largest phylum of animals (after arthropods), occurring in virtually all habitats. Some are commercially important, a few are pests and some carry diseases, while many non-marine molluscs are threatened by human impacts which have resulted in more extinctions than all…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    CRC Press

  • Watershed Hydrology, Management and Modeling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Abrar Yousuf, Manmohanjit Singh

    The book provides a comprehensive insight into watersheds and modeling of the hydrological processes in the watersheds. It covers the concepts of watershed hydrology and watershed management in depth. The basic types, of soil erosion and its measurement and estimation of runoff and soil loss from…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    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 – 2019-11-07
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Prospects and Utilization of Tropical Plantation Trees

    1st Edition

    Edited by Liew Kang Chiang

    Large numbers of tropical trees from natural forests or plantation forest are available for human consumption and management. This book focuses on the prospects and utilization of tropical plantation trees in context of economic and business, planting, managing stocks, and uses of trees converted…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2019-11-07
    CRC Press

  • Veterinary Clinical Epidemiology

    From Patient to Population, Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Ronald D. Smith

    Ideal for veterinary students, residents and clinicians, the fourth edition of this bestselling textbook has been fully updated in line with developments in research and teaching. The logical chapter progression reflects the stages in a clinical case work-up and how epidemiological concepts and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-06
    CRC Press

  • Biofertilizers and Biopesticides in Sustainable Agriculture

    1st Edition

    Edited by B. D. Kaushik, Deepak Kumar, Md. Shamim

    This new volume, Biofertilizers and Biopesticides in Sustainable Agriculture, presents strategies for the management of soil and crop diseases. Microbes have attracted worldwide attention due to their role in disease management and remediation of polluted soils. Taking a sustainable approach, this…

    Hardback – 2019-11-06
    Apple Academic Press

  • Indian Insects

    Diversity and Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by S Ramani, Prashanth Mohanraj, Yeshwanth HM

    Insects are the most interesting and diverse group of organisms on earth, many of which are useful as pollinators of crops and wild plants while others are useful as natural enemies keeping pestiferous insects in check. It is important to conserve these insects for our survival and for this the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04
    CRC Press

  • Offshore Wind Turbines and Wave Energy Converters

    Numerical and Physical Modelling, 1st Edition

    By Constantine Michailides

    The contents of the book will cover the required material for OWTs and WECs applications with focus to the needs of engineers and researchers in this field and how the aforementioned factors are appropriately addressed. Particular emphasis has been paid in the presentation of methods that should be…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01
    CRC Press

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