Environment & Agriculture Products

  • Insect Pest Management

    Techniques for Environmental Protection, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack E. Rechcigl, Nancy A. Rechcigl

    Insect pest control continues to be a challenge for agricultural producers and researchers. Insect resistance to commonly used pesticides and the removal of toxic pesticides from the market have taken their toll on the ability of agricultural producers to produce high quality, pest-free crops…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • City Planning for Civil Engineers, Environmental Engineers, and Surveyors

    1st Edition

    By Kurt W. Bauer

    While engineers and surveyors are not urban planners, they are often engaged in urban development. Therefore, a high degree of competence in civil engineering specialties such as surveying and mapping, highway and transportation engineering, water resources engineering, environmental engineering,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Health, Safety, and Environmental Data Analysis

    A Business Approach, 1st Edition

    By Anthony J. Joseph

    Professionals in environmental health and safety (EHS) management use statistics every day in making decisions. This book was created to provide the quantitative tools and techniques necessary to make important EHS assessments. Readers need not be statistically or mathematically inclined to make…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Predator-Prey Dynamics

    The Role of Olfaction, 1st Edition

    By Michael R. Conover

    Humans, being visually oriented, are well versed in camouflage and how animals hide from predators that use vision to locate prey. However, many predators do not hunt by sight; they hunt by scent. This raises the question: do survival mechanisms and behaviors exist which allow animals to hide from…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Pest Management

    1st Edition

    By John R. Ruberson

    "Provides a detailed summary of pest management principles and techniques, outlining a broad selection of critical issues regarding current practice and future technology in this area. Discusses the role of soils, weather, and surrounding habitats in regulating pest occurrence and severity."…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Agroecosystem Sustainability

    Developing Practical Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen R. Gliessman

    Agroecologists from around the world share their experiences in the analysis and development of indicators of agricultural sustainability in Agroecosystem Sustainability: Developing Practical Strategies. The authors build on the resource-conserving aspects of traditional, local, and small-scale…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Brachiopods

    1st Edition

    By Paul Copper

    This collection of conference papers presents information on the molecular genetics, biomineralization, growth and ecology of extant brachiopod stocks (extrapolated back to the Cambrian), and the shell microstructure, taphonomy, paleogeography, evolution, and taxonomy of fossil brachiopods.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Statistics with S-PLUS

    1st Edition

    By Steven P. Millard, Nagaraj K. Neerchal

    A clear, comprehensive treatment of the subject, Environmental Statistics with S-PLUS surveys the vast array of statistical methods used to collect and analyze environmental data. The book explains what these methods are, how to use them, and where to find references to them. In addition, it…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Horse Senses

    1st Edition

    By Susan McBane

    Horses perceive the world differently from humans because their senses developed differently through evolution to cope with different ways of living and surviving. Horses are essentially prey/flight animals. The horse’s senses therefore determine how the world appears to him and how he reacts to it…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Coastal Pollution

    Effects on Living Resources and Humans, 1st Edition

    By Carl J. Sindermann

    In 1996, after more than a decade of researching the effects of over-population and the consequent pollution of the greater metropolitan New York City area, Carl Sindermann published his observations and conclusions in Ocean Pollution: Effects on Living Resources and Humans, a mostly technical…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Biotechnological Approaches for Pest Management and Ecological Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Hari C Sharma

    Due to increasing problems occurring from massive applications of pesticides, such as insect resistance to pesticides, the use of biotechnological tools to minimize losses from insect pests has become inevitable. Presenting alternative strategies for alleviating biotic stresses, Biotechnological…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Science and Technology

    A Sustainable Approach to Green Science and Technology, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Stanley E. Manahan

    Formally established by the EPA nearly 15 years ago, the concept of green chemistry is beginning to come of age. Although several books cover green chemistry and chemical engineering, none of them transfer green principles to science and technology in general and their impact on the future.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

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