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  • Freshwater Recreational Fishing

    The National Benefits of Water Pollution Control, 1st Edition

    By William J. Vaughan, Clifford S. Russell

    The Federal Water Pollution Control Act, signed into law in 1972, dramatically redirected the nation’s water pollution control efforts and set out ambitious national goals, expressed both in terms of discharge controls and of resulting water quality. Originally published in 1982, this title…

    Paperback – 2017-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Assessing Surprises and Nonlinearities in Greenhouse Warming

    Proceedings of an Interdisciplinary Workshop, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joel Darmstadter, Michael A. Toman

    In 1992, Resources for the Future conducted a workshop concerning the issues of global climate change. This title, originally published in 1993, is a collection of the revised versions of the papers commissioned for the workshop with an added introduction and overview. Each paper emphasises the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • External Costs of Coastal Beach Pollution

    An Hedonic Approach, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth A. Wilman

    This book describes a methodology for imputing a monetary value to the loss in beach recreational services that would result from a hypothetical oil spill in the Georges Bank area off Massachusetts. It is a valuable resource for students interested in environmental studies.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The World Aluminum Industry in a Changing Energy Era

    1st Edition

    Edited by Merton J. Peck

    As a heavy user of electricity the primary aluminium smelting industry is a leading example of the effects of variations in energy costs. This title tells the story that with the rise in energy costs, three regions—Japan, the United States, and Western Europe –have become high-cost locations for…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Nuclear Imperatives and Public Trust

    Dealing with Radioactive Waste, 1st Edition

    By Luther J. Carter

    This title, first published in 1987, examines the topic of nuclear waste management, and the way in which the public reacts to this issue. Part 1 explores the sources of public unease, such as the way in which nuclear waste had failed to be properly contained in the past. Part 2 looks at the search…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Regulatory Approach to Air Quality Management

    A Case Study of New Mexico, 1st Edition

    By Winston Harrington

    In the wake of the Clean Air Amendments of 1970 in the United States, sources of emissions could be held accountable for the degradation of air quality in the local environment. This case study of air quality management in New Mexico was produced to shed some light on the procedures and activities…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Trends in Energy Use in Industrial Societies

    An Overview, 1st Edition

    By Joy Dunkerley

    Taken from a report for the Electric Power Research Institute, Joy Dunkerley’s study aims to clarify the relationship between energy consumption and economic output in industrialised countries. Originally published in 1980 and using data from 1972, this study uses cross-country comparisons of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Water Pollution

    Economics Aspects and Research Needs, 1st Edition

    By Allen V. Kneese

    Public agencies and industry will probably spend tens of billions of dollars on new water pollution abatement facilities in the next few decades. Added billions will be spent for the operation of new and existing facilities. How can physical science research reduce the cost of achieving objectives?…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Quality of the Environment

    An Economic Approach to Some Problems in Using Land, Water, and Air, 1st Edition

    By Orris C. Herfindahl, Allen V. Kneese

    Contemporary society is dependent on man’s ability to work fundamental changes in the natural environment. In using resources to produce high and rising levels of income, however, effects are often produced that are incidental to the main purpose. This study, first published in 1965, explores some…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Food Security and Development

    Country Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    The global food system is characterized by large numbers of people experiencing food insecurity and hunger on the one hand, and vast amounts of food waste and overconsumption on the other. This book brings together experiences from different countries addressing the challenges associated with food…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Forest Management

    From Concept to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John L. Innes, Anna V. Tikina

    Sustainable Forest Management provides the necessary material to educate students about forestry and the contemporary role of forests in ecosystems and society. This comprehensive textbook on the concept and practice of sustainable forest management sets the standard for practice…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • The Institutionalisation of Disaster Risk Reduction

    South Africa and Neoliberal Governmentality, 1st Edition

    By Gideon van Riet

    The past three decades have seen a global shift in disaster management from an event driven response to a ‘could-be’ risk management approach. Disaster risk reduction (DRR) has become entrenched as a dominant paradigm within the field of disaster management. More than a decade after adopting DRR…

    Hardback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

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