Environmental Geology Products

  • Geologic Fundamentals of Geothermal Energy

    By David R. Boden

    Geothermal energy stands out because it can be used as a baseload resource. This book, unlike others, examines the geology related to geothermal applications. Geology dictates (a) how geothermal resources can be found, (b) the nature of the geothermal resource (such as liquid- or vapor-dominated)…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Introduction to Environmental Geotechnology, Second Edition

    By Hsai-Yang Fang, Ronald C. Chaney

    This new edition of a bestseller presents updated technology advances that have occurred since publication of the first edition. It increases the utility and scope of the content through numerous case studies and examples and an entirely new set of problems and solutions. The book also has an…

    Hardback – 2016-10-17 
    CRC Press

  • Colour Atlas of Glacial Phenomena

    By Michael J. Hambrey, Jurg C. Alean

    This book provides an illustrated guide to the wide variety of features found on and around the world’s glaciers and ice sheets as well as the products of glacial erosion and deposition. It stresses both the beauty and utility of glaciers and demonstrates how our lives are influenced by one of the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    CRC Press

  • Mining in the Himalayas

    An Integrated Strategy

    By A.K. Soni

    Himalaya, the world's most prominent mountain system of the world is a source of sustainence for the social, cultural and economic development of population across different countries. Unscientific, small-scale mining for harnessing reounrces including minerals has caused ecosystem damage.…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    CRC Press

  • Red Sea Geothermal Provinces

    By D. Chandrasekharam, Aref Lashin, Nassir Al Arifi, Abdulaziz M Al-Bassam

    As a consequence of the continental break up and sea floor spreading along the Red Sea axis, the countries around the Red Sea i.e. Egypt, Eretria, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Sudan, Yemen, Saudi Arabia and Jordan, experienced intensive tectonic and magmatic activities. The Afar triple junction experienced…

    Hardback – 2016-06-23
    CRC Press

  • Spatial Microsimulation with R

    By Robin Lovelace, Morgane Dumont

    Generate and Analyze Multi-Level Data Spatial microsimulation involves the generation, analysis, and modeling of individual-level data allocated to geographical zones. Spatial Microsimulation with R is the first practical book to illustrate this approach in a modern statistical programming language…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

  • Changing Climates, Ecosystems and Environments within Arid Southern Africa and Adjoining Regions

    Palaeoecology of Africa 33

    Edited by Juergen Runge

    This book is volume 33 of the yearbook series ‘Palaeoecology of Africa’ presenting the outcome of a ‘tribute conference’ to the internationally recognized South African researcher and palynologist Professor Louis Scott. He has recently retired, but is continuing his active research career. The…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30
    CRC Press
    Palaeoecology of Africa

  • Molluscan Communities of the Florida Keys and Adjacent Areas

    Their Ecology and Biodiversity

    By Edward J. Petuch, Robert F. Myers

    Molluscan Communities of the Florida Keys and Adjacent Areas: Their Ecology and Biodiversity is the first comprehensive overview of the ecology and biodiversity of the phylum Mollusca in the area of Florida extending from the Dry Tortugas and Ten Thousand Islands in the west to Palm Beach in the…

    Hardback – 2014-12-15
    CRC Press

  • Hazards Analysis

    Reducing the Impact of Disasters, Second Edition

    By John C. Pine

    The impacts of natural and man-made disasters have increased exponentially over the past few decades. Moreover, with our global interconnectedness and the growing scale of disasters, today's catastrophic disasters can have regional, national, and even global economic consequences.Following in the…

    Hardback – 2014-09-10
    CRC Press

  • Fractured Rock Hydrogeology

    Edited by John M. Sharp

    Fractured rocks extend over much of the world, cropping out in shields, massifs, and the cores of major mountain ranges. They also form the basement below younger sedimentary rocks; at depth; they represent a continuous environment of extended and deep regional groundwater flow. Understanding of…

    Hardback – 2014-06-05
    CRC Press
    IAH - Selected Papers on Hydrogeology

  • GIS Cartography

    A Guide to Effective Map Design, Second Edition

    By Gretchen N. Peterson

    In the five years since the publication of the first edition of A Guide to Effective Map Design, cartography and software have become further intertwined. However, the initial motivation for publishing the first edition is still valid: many GISers enter the field without so much as one hour of…

    Hardback – 2014-05-23
    CRC Press

  • New Studies on Former and Recent Landscape Changes in Africa

    Palaeoecology of Africa 32

    Edited by Juergen Runge

    Volume 32 (2013) of the internationally recognized and acclaimed yearbook series ‘Palaeoecology of Africa’ publishes 9 new interdisciplinary scientific papers on former and recent landscape evolution and on past environments of the African continent (e.g. climate change, vegetation dynamics and…

    Hardback – 2013-11-15
    CRC Press
    Palaeoecology of Africa

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