Environment & Sustainability: Ecology - Environment Studies

  • Sandy Beaches as Endangered Ecosystems: Environmental Problems and Possible Assessment and Management Solutions book cover

    Sandy Beaches as Endangered Ecosystems

    Environmental Problems and Possible Assessment and Management Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sílvia Correia Gonçalves Fernandes, Susana Margarida de Freitas Ferreira

    Sandy beaches are the most abundant coastal environment worldwide, and have an undeniable and unique ecological value. Presently, however, these environments are also one of the most endangered ecosystems, namely due to the influence of several human activities and to the rise of the sea level,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Sustainability for Engineers book cover

    Introduction to Sustainability for Engineers

    1st Edition

    By Toolseeram Ramjeawon

    Introduction to Sustainability for Engineers aims to incorporate sustainability into curricula for undergraduate engineering students. The book starts with an introduction to the concept of sustainability, outlining core principles for sustainable development to guide engineering practice and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    CRC Press

  • Green and Smart Technologies for Smart Cities book cover

    Green and Smart Technologies for Smart Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pradeep Tomar, Gurjit Kaur

    The book starts with an overview of the role of cities in climate change and environmental pollution worldwide, followed by the concept description of smart cities and their expected features, focusing on green technology innovation. This book explores the energy management strategies required to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-20 
    CRC Press

  • Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture: The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean book cover

    Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture

    The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    By Youssef M. Hamada

    This book, Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture: The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean, reviews the challenges of agribusiness in the Southeast Mediterranean Sea. As climate change creates new risks to human populations and food security, a better analysis…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Bamboo: Climate Change Adaptation and MitigationClimate Change Adaptation and Mitigation book cover

    Bamboo

    Climate Change Adaptation and MitigationClimate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, 1st Edition

    By Arun Jyoti Nath, Gudeta W. Sileshi, Ashesh Kumar Das

    This new book, Bamboo: Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, presents an abundance of important information and case studies that deal with bamboo farming and its effects from and on climate change adaptation and mitigation. There is a lack of research on the role of bamboo in climate change…

    Hardback – 2020-01-02 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Routledge Revivals: Solar Energy (1979) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Solar Energy (1979)

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Farming Systems and Food Security in Africa: Priorities for Science and Policy Under Global Change book cover

    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 – 2019-12-23 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Sustainable and Economic Waste Management: Resource Recovery Techniques book cover

    Sustainable and Economic Waste Management

    Resource Recovery Techniques, 1st Edition

    Edited by Md Anawar Hossain, Vladimir Strezov, Abhilash

    The book compiles research findings directly related to sustainable and economic waste management and resource recovery. Mining wastes, municipal, urban, domestic, industrial and agricultural wastes and effluents, that contain persistent organic contaminants, nanoparticle organic chemicals,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-23 
    CRC Press

  • Permeable Reactive Barrier: Sustainable Groundwater Remediation book cover

    Permeable Reactive Barrier

    Sustainable Groundwater Remediation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravi Naidu, Volker Birke

    Remediation of groundwater is complex and often challenging. But the cost of pump and treat technology, coupled with the dismal results achieved, has paved the way for newer, better technologies to be developed. Among these techniques is permeable reactive barrier (PRB) technology, which allows…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Trace Elements in the Environment

  • Transforming Agriculture in Southern Africa: Constraints, Technologies, Policies and Processes book cover

    Transforming Agriculture in Southern Africa

    Constraints, Technologies, Policies and Processes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard A. Sikora, Eugene R. Terry, Paul L.G. Vlek, Joyce Chitja

    This book provides a synthesis of the key issues and challenges facing agriculture and food production in Southern Africa. Southern Africa is facing numerous challenges from diverse issues such as agricultural transformations, growing populations, urbanization and climate change. These challenges…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Governing Renewable Natural Resources: Theories and Frameworks book cover

    Governing Renewable Natural Resources

    Theories and Frameworks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Nunan

    In one volume, this book brings together a diversity of approaches, theory and frameworks that can be used to analyse the governance of renewable natural resources. Renewable natural resources are under pressure, with overexploitation and degradation raising concern globally. Understanding…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Water in Central Asia: Past, Present, Future book cover

    Water in Central Asia

    Past, Present, Future, 1st Edition

    By Victor A. Dukhovny, Joop de Schutter

    Central Asia is the cluster of countries located in the basin of the "Great Aral Sea". It originates from the ancient civilizations of the IV-III millennium B.C. known as “Ariana” and is an important geopolitical centre today, where the USA, Russia, China, EU, Iran and India participate in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

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