Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Resources

  • The Long-Term Adequacy of World Timber Supply book cover

    The Long-Term Adequacy of World Timber Supply

    By Roger A. Sedjo, Kenneth S. Lyon

    Projecting modest future growth for both prices and harvest levels, this study, first published in 1990, provides theoretical and empirical justification for challenging the conventional wisdom that real timber prices will rise for the indefinite future. The study presents fifty-year projections of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Water Pollution: Economics Aspects and Research Needs book cover

    Water Pollution

    Economics Aspects and Research Needs

    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

  • Governing Transboundary Waters: Canada, the United States, and Indigenous Communities book cover

    Governing Transboundary Waters

    Canada, the United States, and Indigenous Communities

    By Emma S. Norman

    Winner of the Political Geography Specialty Group's 2015 Julian Minghi Distinguished Book Award! With almost the entire world’s water basins crossing political borders of some kind, understanding how to cooperate with one’s neighbor is of global relevance. For Indigenous communities, whose…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Food Security and Development: Country Case Studies book cover

    Food Security and Development

    Country Case Studies

    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

  • Research and Development on Genetic Resources: Public Domain Approaches in Implementing the Nagoya Protocol book cover

    Research and Development on Genetic Resources

    Public Domain Approaches in Implementing the Nagoya Protocol

    Edited by Evanson Chege Kamau, Gerd Winter, Peter-Tobias Stoll

    National implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) provisions has yielded enough challenges for providers and users of genetic resources and associated traditional knowledge alike. The Nagoya Protocal brings novel ideas for resolving the challenges plaguing the Access and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Routledge Handbook of Water Law and Policy book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Water Law and Policy

    Edited by Alistair Rieu-Clarke, Andrew Allan, Sarah Hendry

    Water plays a key role in addressing the most pressing global challenges of our time, including climate change adaptation, food and energy security, environmental sustainability and the promotion of peace and stability. This comprehensive handbook explores the pivotal place of law and…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03
    Routledge

  • Water Politics and Spiritual Ecology: Custom, environmental governance and development book cover

    Water Politics and Spiritual Ecology

    Custom, environmental governance and development

    By Lisa Palmer

    As water resources diminish with increasing population and economic pressures as well as global climate change, this book addresses a subject of ever increasing local and global importance. In many areas water is not only a vital resource but is also endowed with an agency and power that connects…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Regulation of the Natural Gas Producing Industry book cover

    Regulation of the Natural Gas Producing Industry

    Edited by Keith C. Brown

    Originally published in 1972, Regulation of the Natural Gas Producing Industry combines several papers prepared for a seminar in Washington D.C in 1970.The purpose of this seminar was to exchange views between specialists on the issues related to regulation natural gas production. As such these…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • High Energy Costs: Uneven, Unfair, Unavoidable? book cover

    High Energy Costs

    Uneven, Unfair, Unavoidable?

    By Hans H. Landsberg, Joseph M. Dukert

    High energy prices affect nearly the whole of the American population, arguably affecting some consumer groups more than others. Although originally published in 1981, the issues explored in this study such as who is affected most by energy price increases, regional differences and what can or…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • International Arctic Petroleum Cooperation: Barents Sea Scenarios book cover

    International Arctic Petroleum Cooperation

    Barents Sea Scenarios

    Edited by Anatoli Bourmistrov, Frode Mellemvik, Alexei Bambulyak, Ove Gudmestad, Indra Overland, Anatoly Zolotukhin

    The Arctic region contains large amounts of natural resources considered necessary to sustain global economic growth, so it is unsurprising that it is increasingly susceptible to political, economic, environmental, and even military conflicts. This book looks in detail at the preconditions and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Environment and Identity Politics in Colonial Africa: Fulani Migrations and Land Conflict book cover

    Environment and Identity Politics in Colonial Africa

    Fulani Migrations and Land Conflict

    By Emmanuel Mbah

    Economic, political, and ethnic favoritism are common themes in the historiography of colonial Africa. Land ownership and control, and the abilities of the respective landscapes to sustain Africa’s growing population amidst the throes of climate change, have created recurrent identity crises…

    Hardback – 2016-12-19
    Routledge
    Global Africa

  • Practical Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering, Third Edition book cover

    Practical Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering, Third Edition

    By Melvyn Kay

    Water is now at the centre of world attention as never before and more professionals from all walks of life are engaging in careers linked to water – in public water supply and waste treatment, agriculture, irrigation, energy, environment, amenity management, and sustainable development. This book…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15
    CRC Press

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