Ecology - Environment Studies Products

  • Ecological Living

    1st Edition

    By John Gusdorf

    Human life relies upon two systems, the biosphere and the system that produces our goods and services. Today, these two systems are in conflict and we all face the question of whether we can stop damaging our environment, while still supplying the essential goods and services we have come to depend…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 

  • Societal Dimensions of Environmental Science

    Global Case Studies of Collaboration and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ricardo D. Lopez

    This book brings together several key examples of the successes and the challenges that exist for environmental stakeholders trying to strike a balance between science and the societal implications of the issues involved. It provides important methods and approaches necessary for informed decision…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    CRC Press

  • Farming Systems and Food Security in Africa

    Priorities for science and policy under global change, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Dixon, Dennis P. Garrity, Jean-Marc Boffa, Timothy O. Williams, Tilahun Amede, Christopher Auricht, Rosemary Lott, George Mburathi

    An improved knowledge of Africa’s complex farming systems, set in their socio-economic and environmental context, is an essential ingredient to developing effective strategies for improving food and nutrition security. This book systematically and comprehensively describes the characteristics,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Natural Infrastructure for Achieving Water Security

    The Role of Ecosystems in the Water Cycle, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Acreman, David Coates, Nick Davidson, Rob McInnes

    This book assesses the potential for delivering water management solutions through conserving or restoring the natural infrastructure of ecosystems and their interactions in the landscape.…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • The 'Ecosystem Approach' in International Environmental Law

    Genealogy and Biopolitics, 1st Edition

    By Vito De Lucia

    Within a variety of international environmental legal regimes – from international watercourses to oceans, from biodiversity to fisheries, from Antarctica to climate adaptation – a new legal and governance strategy is being widely adopted. Responding to hopes of arresting and reversing the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-30 
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Geospatial Decision Models in Natural Resource Management

    1st Edition

    By Wei Ji

    Decision support processes are used to identify and protect critical ecological resources. This book introduces index-based geospatial decision models used in natural resource management. It covers widely used models, as well as models based on unique principles and techniques. It provides an…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Ecology of Hedgerows and Field Margins

    1st Edition

    Edited by John W. Dover

    Hedges and field margins are important wildlife habitats and deliver a range of ecosystem services, and their value is increasingly recognized by ecologists. This book reviews and assesses the current state of research on hedgerows and associated field margins. With the intensification of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 

  • The Routledge Handbook of Teaching Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elke Mertens, Nilgül Karadeniz, Karsten Jørgensen, Richard Stiles

    Written in collaboration with the European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS) and Le Notre, The Routledge Handbook of Teaching Landscape provides a wide-ranging overview of teaching landscape subjects, from geology to landscape design, reflecting different perspectives and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Water Resources Engineering

    Multi-Criteria Decision-Making and Multi-Objective Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Hamed Zamani Sabzi, James Phillip King

    Decision-making processes in water resources projects are often multi-criteria and multi-objective, meaning there are numerous factors that influence decisions and there are often several objectives that are sought. (An example would be balancing a precious water supply between agriculture use and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Greywater Fundamentals: Management, Treatment, and the Circular Economy

    Management, Treatment, and the Circular Economy, 1st Edition

    By Lina Abu-Ghunmi, Diana Abu-Ghunmi

    This book will present the fundamentals of greywater and related topics such as separation, characterization, collection, transportation, storage, use options, guidelines, and standards. It will examine basic fundamentals and theory, and then present the technical issues of selection, design,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    CRC Press

  • Ecological Restoration Law

    Concepts and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Afshin Akhtar-Khavari, Benjamin J. Richardson

    Ecological restoration is as essential as sustainable development for the health of the biosphere. Restoration however has been a low priority of most countries' environmental laws, which tend to focus narrowly on rehabilitation of small, discrete sites, rather than the more ambitious recovery of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Agricultural Landscapes

    Seeing Rural Through Design, 1st Edition

    By Dewey Thorbeck

    Agricultural Landscapes: Seeing Rural through Design follows on from the author’s previous books, Rural Design and Architecture and Agriculture, to encourage using design thinking to provide greater meaning and understanding of places where humans live and work with the rural landscape. Rural areas…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12 

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