Environment & Sustainability: Ecology - Environment Studies

  • Design with the Desert: Conservation and Sustainable Development book cover

    Design with the Desert

    Conservation and Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Malloy, John Brock, Anthony Floyd, Margaret Livingston, Robert H. Webb

    The modern southwestern cities of Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas, Albuquerque, and El Paso occupy lands that once supported rich desert ecosystems. Typical development activities often resulted in scraping these desert lands of an ancient living landscape, to be replaced with one that is human-made and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press

  • Ecosystem Services: Key Issues book cover

    Ecosystem Services

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    By Mark Everard

    The concept of ecosystem services has emerged in recent years as one of the most powerful guiding principles for ecology, biodiversity conservation and the management of natural resources. It provides the basis of assessing the multiple values and services that ecosystems can provide to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Natural Decadal Climate Variability: Societal Impacts book cover

    Natural Decadal Climate Variability

    Societal Impacts, 1st Edition

    By Vikram M. Mehta

    Natural Decadal Climate Variability: Societal Impacts is an important work for understanding the natural decadal climate variability (DCV), a phenomenon which has made long lasting impacts on civilizations, especially on water availability and agriculture. This book comprehensively covers multiyear…

    Hardback – 2017-03-21
    CRC Press
    Drought and Water Crises

  • Postwar Trends in U.S. Forest Products Trade: A Global, National, and Regional View book cover

    Postwar Trends in U.S. Forest Products Trade

    A Global, National, and Regional View, 1st Edition

    By Roger A. Sedjo, Samuel J. Radcliffe

    By the end of World War II, the United States had become well integrated into the world markets for forest products. No longer can domestic prices of forest products be viewed as being wholly determined by domestic demand and supply, nor even by North American supply and demand, but must be viewed…

    Paperback – 2017-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Technical Change, Relative Prices, and Environmental Resource Evaluation book cover

    Technical Change, Relative Prices, and Environmental Resource Evaluation

    1st Edition

    By V. Kerry Smith

    Originally published in 1974, Technical Change, Relative Prices, and Environmental Resource Evaluation explores the relationship between natural environmental resources and the differential implications of technological change and relative price appreciation. Smith claims that price is linked to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sustainable Utilization of Natural Resources book cover

    Sustainable Utilization of Natural Resources

    1st Edition

    Edited by Prasenjit Mondal, Ajay K. Dalai

    Increased research is going on to explore the new cleaner options for the utilization of natural resources. This book aims to provide the scientific knowhow and orientation in the area of the emerging technologies for utilization of natural resources for sustainable development to the readers. The…

    Hardback – 2017-03-10
    CRC Press

  • Constructed Ecologies: Critical Reflections on Ecology with Design book cover

    Constructed Ecologies

    Critical Reflections on Ecology with Design, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Grose

    Today, designers are shifting the practice of landscape architecture towards the need for a more complex understanding of ecological science. Constructed Ecologies presents ecology as critical theory for design, and provides major ideas for design that are supported with solid and imaginative…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08
    Routledge

  • Living Shorelines: The Science and Management of Nature-Based Coastal Protection book cover

    Living Shorelines

    The Science and Management of Nature-Based Coastal Protection, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donna Marie Bilkovic, Molly M. Mitchell, Megan K. La Peyre, Jason D. Toft

    Key features: Makes recommendations on the correct usage of the term living shorelines Offers guidance for shoreline management in the future Includes lessons learned from the practice of shoreline restoration/conservation Synthesizes regional perspectives to identify strategies for the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-02
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Endangerment, Biodiversity and Culture book cover

    Endangerment, Biodiversity and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fernando Vidal, Nélia Dias

    The notion of Endangerment stands at the heart of a network of concepts, values and practices dealing with objects and beings considered threatened by extinction, and with the procedures aimed at preserving them. Usually animated by a sense of urgency and citizenship, identifying endangered…

    Paperback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Nature, Environment and Poetry: Ecocriticism and the poetics of Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes book cover

    Nature, Environment and Poetry

    Ecocriticism and the poetics of Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes, 1st Edition

    By Susanna Lidström

    The environmental challenges facing humanity in the twenty-first century are not only acute and grave, they are also unprecedented in kind, complexity and scope. Nonetheless, or therefore, the political response to problems such as climate change, biodiversity loss and widespread pollution…

    Paperback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the Ecosystem, Fourth Edition book cover

    The Everglades Handbook

    Understanding the Ecosystem, Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Thomas E. Lodge

     "This fourth edition covers the key subjects of previous editions with major updates of the new science and understanding. If there ever was a necessary book for Everglades advocates, students, authors, members of government and their agencies, The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22
    CRC Press

  • Managing Boreal Forests in the Context of Climate Change: Impacts, Adaptation and Climate Change Mitigation book cover

    Managing Boreal Forests in the Context of Climate Change

    Impacts, Adaptation and Climate Change Mitigation, 1st Edition

    By Seppo Kellomaki

    In many places in the world, forests dominate landscapes and provide various products. Future climate change could profoundly alter the productivity of forest ecosystems and species composition. Until now, climate impact research has primarily focused on the likely impacts of rise in temperature,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-20
    CRC Press

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