Earth Sciences Products

  • Geology

    Basics for Engineers, Second Edition

    By Aurele Parriaux

    This 2nd edition of the 2009 Geology: Basics for Engineers textbook is fully revised and updated. The book presents the physical and chemical characteristics of the Earth, the nature and the properties of rocks and unconsolidated deposits/sediments, the action of water, how the earth is transformed…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    CRC Press

  • The Moral Economy of Water

    Equity and Sustainability in Social Evolution

    By Paul Trawick

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Local Capillary Trapping in Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

    By Ehsan Saadatpoor

    After the injection of CO2 into a subsurface formation, storage mechanisms help immobilize the CO2. Injection strategies that promote the movement of CO2 during the post-injection period can increase immobilization by mechanisms of dissolution and residual phase trapping. This book argues that the…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • The Behavior of Glass and Other Materials Exposed to Fire

    By Paul R. DeCicco

    "The Behavior of Glass and Other Materials Exposed to Fire - Volume I" has been prepared in response to the general dearth of knowledge concerning the occurrence and effects of "flashover" and back draft phenomena which often results from intentional or unintentional venting of building fires…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Applied Fire Science in Transition

  • Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, 2nd edition

    By Ljubomir Tanchev

    Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, now in its second edition, provides a comprehensive and complete overview of all kinds of dams and appurtenant hydraulic structures throughout the world. The reader is guided through different aspects of dams and appurtenant hydraulic structures in 35…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection

    Edited by Deepak Kumar Verma

    With contributions from a broad range of experts in the field, this volume, Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection, focuses on important areas of microbiology related to soil and environmental microbiology associated with agricultural importance. The…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Geospatial Applications for Natural Resources Management

    Edited by Chander Kumar Singh

    This book will present new research regarding the interdisciplinary applications of spatial information sciences for identification, assessment, monitoring, and modeling issues related to natural resources and environmental management. It will focus on the creation, collection, storage, processing,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26 
    CRC Press

  • Climate Change and Temperate Forests

    Impact, Responses and Management Strategies

    Edited by Gebhard Schüler, Steffen Schobel, Paul Nolan

    On a regional level, climate change has serious impacts on the environmental, societal and economic worlds. Hand-in-hand with this will be an inevitable shift in forest site conditions in the next decades with serious implications for sustainable forest management. The book discusses regionalized…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Soil and Climate

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Climate is a soil-forming factor, and soil can impact the climate through a reduction in the emissions of greenhouse gases. There is growing interest in soil management practices capable to mitigating climate change and enhancing environmental quality. This book addresses global issues through soil…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Groundwater and Climate Change

    Multi-Level Law and Policy Perspectives

    Edited by Philippe Cullet, Raya Marina Stephan

    This book undertakes a scholarly assessment of the state-of-the-art of law and policy perspectives on groundwater and climate change at the international, regional and national levels. A particular focus is given to India that is the largest user of groundwater in the world and where groundwater is…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

  • Environmental Toxicity of Nanomaterials

    Edited by Vineet Kumar, Nandita Dasgupta, Shivendu Ranjan

    This book focuses on causes and prevention of environmental toxicity induced by various nanomaterials. It describes the basic principles, trends, challenges and future directions of nanoecotoxicity, and factors affecting toxicity of nanomaterials, various studies in nanoecotoxicity evaluation, and…

    Hardback – 2018-04-12 
    CRC Press

  • Soil Nitrogen Uses and Environmental Impacts

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    In natural ecosystems, nitrogen (N) is in short supply and an important control of numerous ecosystem functions. Understanding the N cycle is imperative to improve capacity to meet global N demands while reducing environmental impacts. The natural N cycle has been disturbed by the industrial…

    Hardback – 2018-03-30 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

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