Environment & Agriculture Products

  • 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

  • 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

  • The Insect & Spider Collections of the World

    1st Edition

    By Ross H. Arnett, Jr., G. Allan Samuelson, Gordon M. Nishida

    First published in 1993, completely rewritten, this second edition includes a list of all 210 countries of the world and all of the islands, with comments on the existence of insect and spider collections, both public and private. These listings are arranged alphabetically by country, state/…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31
    CRC Press
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2019-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Wood Formation in Trees

    Cell and Molecular Biology Techniques, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel J Chaffey

    Trees are a major component of the biosphere and have played an important part in the world's history and culture. With the modern challenges of global warming and dwindling fossil fuel reserves, trees, and in particular their wood, can provide solutions. Unfortunately, too little is known about…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Compendium of Bioenergy Plants

    Sugarcane, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Lam, Helaine Carrer, Jorge A. da Silva, Chittaranjan Kole

    This volume of the Bioenergy Plants compendium contains a collection of chapters that focus on the history, economics, and practical sciences related to sugarcane. As one of the key biofuel crops in the world that is under large-scale cultivation, sugarcane is attracting interests for its adoption…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Estuarine Indicators

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen A. Bortone

    Acknowledging the present inability to determine objectively the status and trends among estuarine ecosystems, the environmental research community has recently stepped up efforts to develop and evaluate meaningful estuarine indicators. This goal requires the effort of researchers from a broad…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Climate Resilient Animal Agriculture

    1st Edition

    Edited by G.S.L.H.V. Prasada Rao, G. Girish Varma, V. Beena

    This publication is a multi-authored attempt to present the scientific fraternity high quality resource material in the field of climate change and livestock production. Attempts were made to discuss the adaptive mechanism that the animal exhibits to counteract the adverse effects of heat stress.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by John F. Devlin

    Presenting a broad range of case studies, this book explores rural social movements contesting natural resource development initiatives. Natural resource development takes multiple forms, including infrastructure corridors, mines, dams, resource processing plants and pipelines. Many of which are…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • The Routledge Handbook of Comparative Rural Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matteo Vittuari, John Devlin, Marco Pagani, Thomas G. Johnson

    This volume represents the result of almost two decades of trans-Atlantic collaborative development of a policy research paradigm, the International Comparative Rural Policy Studies program. Over this period dozens of scientists from different disciplines but with a common interest in rural…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Seaweeds as Plant Fertilizer, Agricultural Biostimulants and Animal Fodder

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leonel Pereira, Kiril Bahcevandziev, Nilesh H. Joshi

    The main effects of Seaweed extracts (Ascophyllum, Fucus, Sargassum, Saccorhiza, Laminaria, Gelidium and others), when used as agricultural fertilizers, are better seed germination and higher quality fruit production, with longer shelf life; better use of soil nutrients; more productive crops and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-25
    CRC Press

  • Our Animal Connection

    What Sapiens Can Learn from Other Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hehenberger, Zhi Xia

    This book covers the many ways humans benefit from interactions with other living species. By studying animals of all kinds and sizes, from microbial organisms to elephants and whales, we can learn about their adaptations to extreme conditions on the planet Earth, about the evolutionary development…

    Hardback – 2019-10-25
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

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