Natural Hazards & Risk Products

  • Introduction to Physical Hydrology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Chorley

    Originally published in this form in 1971, the content of this book was originally part of a larger composite volume ‘Water, Earth and Man’ (1969) which provided a synthesis of hydrology, geomorphology and socio-economic geography. This volume brings together the systematic theme of physical…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Geographical Hydrology

    Spatial Aspects of the Interactions Between Water Occurrence and Human Activity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Chorley

    Originally published in this form in 1971, the content of this book was originally part of a larger composite volume ‘Water, Earth and Man’ (1969) which provided a synthesis of hydrology, geomorphology and socio-economic geography. This volume brings together the systematic theme of spatial aspects…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Seismic Hazard Assessment

    1st Edition

    By Lalliana Mualchin

    Seismic hazard assessment is useful for public safety and business purposes. Although science cannot tell when the next earthquake will occur, it can reasonably indicate where and how large one is expected to be. This book presents theory and applications of deterministic seismic hazard analysis (…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    CRC Press

  • Coastal and Deep Ocean Pollution

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andres Hugo Arias, Sandra Elizabeth Botte

    Not only does Coastal and Deep Ocean Pollution illustrate the contemporary scientific aspect of ocean climate post 20th century pollution, but it also covers marine environments from a global perspective. This book starts with a discussion of the high impact cases of marine pollution including…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    CRC Press

  • Corporate Environmental Management, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    By John Darabaris

    This book provides environmental industry executives, the investment community, and students a basis for measuring corporate environmental activities and standing. It offers a comprehensive understanding of the technical, cost, and regulatory issues that environmental managers face. Sustainable…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • Ecotoxicology of Marine Organisms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bernardo Duarte, Maria Isabel Violante Caçador

    This book presents a comprehensive review of the most recent studies to understand the impact of contaminants on the marine environment. Conventional and new information, as well as the latest techniques, are provided, which can be applied to several types of marine organisms from bacteria and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Waterside Ape

    An Alternative Account of Human Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Peter H. Rhys Evans

    This book presents the latest evidence on the controversial ‘Waterside Ape’ theory of human evolution, what used to be known as the ‘Aquatic Ape’ theory. The traditional ‘Savannah Ape’ theory that early hominid apes evolved on the grass plains of East Africa 6- 7 million years ago from our…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20 
    CRC Press

  • Flood Risk Management

    Global Case Studies of Governance, Policy and Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edmund C. Penning-Rowsell, Matilda Becker

    Our changing climate and more extreme weather events have dramatically increased the number and severity of floods across the world. Demonstrating the diversity of global flood risk management (FRM), this volume covers a range of topics including planning and policy, risk governance and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    4. Risk Reduction Technologies and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamás Meggyes, Éva Fenyvesi

    The four volumes of the book series "Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management" deal with environmental management, assessment & monitoring tools, environmental toxicology and risk reduction technologies. This last volume focuses on engineering solutions usually needed for industrial…

    Hardback – 2019-01-17
    CRC Press
    Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

  • Reservoir Sedimentation

    Assessment and Environmental Controls, 1st Edition

    By Kumkum Bhattacharyya, Vijay P. Singh

    Reservoir Sedimentation: Assessment and Environmental Controls appraises the issues of sedimentation in reservoirs and discusses measures that can be employed for the effective management of sediment to prolong the operational life of reservoirs. It provides information for professional consultants…

    Hardback – 2019-01-11
    CRC Press

  • Debris Flow

    Mechanics, Prediction and Countermeasures, 2nd edition, 2nd Edition

    By Tamotsu Takahashi

    This is the 2nd edition of one of the most comprehensive accounts of debris flow, describing both theoretical and applied aspects. In the first part, the fundamental mechanical characteristics are discussed, including flow characteristics, type classification, mechanics, occurrence and development,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    CRC Press

  • Integrated Life-Cycle and Risk Assessment for Industrial Processes and Products

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Guido Sonnemann, Michael Tsang, Marta Schuhmacher

    Life-cycle assessment is a methodology used to evaluate the environmental impacts of a product, process, or service during its life cycle, and risk assessment is a tool to evaluate potential hazards to human health and the environment introduced by pollutant emissions. The United Nations…

    Hardback – 2018-10-24
    CRC Press
    Advanced Methods in Resource & Waste Management

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