Environment & Sustainability: Ecology - Environment Studies

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

    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 – 2018-01-31 
    CRC Press

  • Wireless Sensor Networks: Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring book cover

    Wireless Sensor Networks

    Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring

    By Fadi Al-Turjman

    Wireless Sensor Networks overcome the difficulties of other monitoring systems. However, they require further efficiencies for Outdoor Environment Monitoring (OEM) applications due to their harsh operational conditions, huge targeted areas, limited energy budget, and required 3D setups. A…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29 
    CRC Press

  • Conservation and Development in India: Reimagining Wilderness book cover

    Conservation and Development in India

    Reimagining Wilderness

    Edited by Shonil Bhagwat

    Despite decades of efforts to integrate conservation and development, India is torn between two very different worldviews of peoples’ place in the country’s natural environment. This book takes a critical look at nature conservation and poverty alleviation in India. It opens up discussion of the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • Environmental Management towards Sustainability book cover

    Environmental Management towards Sustainability

    By Prasad Modak

    This book is about understanding challenges in managing our environment and ensuring sustainability of this planet. It presents the critical state of our resources and threats to resource security due to overconsumption, pollution and poor and uneven governance. Role of key stakeholders such as the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-11 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Revivals: Solar Energy (1979): The Awakening Science book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Solar Energy (1979)

    The Awakening Science

    By Daniel Behrman

    Originally published in 1979, Solar Energy provides a tour of the world of solar energy and asks two key questions: is solar energy the key to the future of our energy needs, and what are the facts and potential of this source of renewable power. The book examines solar energy from the past, to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-25 
    Routledge

  • Manufactured Gas Plant Remediation: A Case Study book cover

    Manufactured Gas Plant Remediation

    A Case Study

    By Allen W. Hatheway, Thomas B. Speight

    The assessment, remediation, and redevelopment of manufactured gas plant (MGP) sites pose a significant technical and financial challenge to successor property owners, including municipalities and other public entities undertaking brownfields revitalization, and to their consulting environmental…

    Hardback – 2017-12-21 
    CRC Press

  • Wastewater Treatment and Reuse: Theory and Design Examples: (Two-Volume Set) book cover

    Wastewater Treatment and Reuse: Theory and Design Examples

    (Two-Volume Set)

    By Syed R. Qasim, Guang Zhu

    This book will present the theory involved in wastewater treatment processes, define the important design parameters involved, and provide typical values of these parameters for ready reference; and also provide numerical applications and step-by-step calculation procedures in solved examples.…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18 
    CRC Press

  • Community Forestry in Nepal: Adapting to a Changing World book cover

    Community Forestry in Nepal

    Adapting to a Changing World

    Edited by Richard Thwaites, Robert Fisher, Mohan Poudel

    Community forestry focuses on the link between forest resources and livelihoods and contributes to forest conservation and reforestation. It is widespread in Nepal, with a very high proportion of the rural population involved, and is widely recognised as one of the most successful…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Freshwater Ecosystems in Protected Areas: Conservation and Management book cover

    Freshwater Ecosystems in Protected Areas

    Conservation and Management

    Edited by C. Max Finlayson, Angela H. Arthington, Jamie Pittock

    Freshwater ecosystems have the greatest species diversity per unit area. This book shows that, rather than a marginal part of protected area management, freshwater conservation is central to sustaining biodiversity. It focuses on better practices for conserving inland aquatic ecosystems in…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Urban Biodiversity: From Research to Practice book cover

    Urban Biodiversity

    From Research to Practice

    Edited by Alessandro Ossola, Jari Niemelä

    Urban biodiversity is an increasingly popular topic among researchers. Worldwide, thousands of research projects are unravelling how urbanisation impacts the biodiversity of cities and towns, as well as its benefits for people and the environment through ecosystem services. Exciting scientific…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Performance and Ecology: What Can Theatre Do? book cover

    Performance and Ecology: What Can Theatre Do?

    Edited by Carl Lavery

    In comparison with Literary Studies and Media and Film Studies, the disciplines of Theatre and Performance, with their strong anthropocentric heritage, have been relatively slow in responding to such things as climate change or species extinction etc. However, in the wake of recent work on animals,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12 
    Focal Press

  • Nanocellulose and Sustainability: Production, Properties, Applications, and Case Studies book cover

    Nanocellulose and Sustainability

    Production, Properties, Applications, and Case Studies

    Edited by Koon-Yang Lee

    Nanometre scale cellulose fibres, or nanocellulose, are emerging materials for various advanced applications. Nanocellulose and Sustainability: Production, Properties, Applications, and Case Studies provides a comprehensive overview of nanocellulose production, nanocellulose properties and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    CRC Press
    Sustainability: Contributions through Science and Technology

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