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Biodiversity books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Biodiversity category. Presented with a red border are the Biodiversity books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Disease Ecology Galapagos Birds and their Parasites by Patricia Parker Disease Ecology Galapagos Birds and their Parasites

This book provides the first collection of chapters written by scientists who have contributed to the understanding of disease ecology in the Galapagos Islands, an iconic and historic natural site. The Galapagos Archipelago straddles the equator in the eastern Pacific...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

Biodiversity and Conservation of Woody Plants by M. R. Ahuja Biodiversity and Conservation of Woody Plants

This book provides complete, comprehensive, and broad subject-based reviews for students, teachers, researchers, policymakers, conservationists, and NGOs interested in the biodiversity and conservation of woody plants.Forests cover approximately 31 percent of the world's total landmass; 93 percent is natural forest...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/11/2017

Perspectives in Translational Research in Life Sciences and Biomedicine Translational Outcomes Research in Life Sciences and Translational Medicine, Volume 2 by Ena Ray Banerjee Perspectives in Translational Research in Life Sciences and Biomedicine Translational Outcomes Research in Life Sciences and Translational Medicine, Volume 2

The studies and discourses described touch upon topics that explore biodiversity for the development of disease models, toxicity studies, developmental studies, and harvesting of bioactive compounds for alternative income generation and poverty alleviation, and as a result, bring about economic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

Biodiversity, Conservation and Environmental Management in the Great Lakes Basin by Eric (Michigan State University, USA) Freedman Biodiversity, Conservation and Environmental Management in the Great Lakes Basin
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The Great Lakes Basin in North America holds more than 20 percent of the world's fresh water. Threats to habitats and biodiversity have economic, political, national security, and cultural implications and ramifications that cross the US-Canadian border. This multidisciplinary book...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

Realising Farmers' Rights to Crop Genetic Resources Success Stories and Best Practices by Regine (Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Lysaker, Norway) Andersen Realising Farmers' Rights to Crop Genetic Resources Success Stories and Best Practices
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Farmers' Rights are essential for maintaining crop genetic diversity, which is the basis of all food and agricultural production in the world. The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture recognizes Farmers' Rights and provides for relevant...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/10/2017

The Evolution of Hazardous Waste Programs by Katherine N. Probst The Evolution of Hazardous Waste Programs

In most countries, the development of environmental programs follows a similar pattern. Early efforts concentrate on direct threats to public health, such as contaminated drinking water and air pollution. Only after these problems are addressed does the need to improve...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Insectum 2018 Le monde fantastique des insectes by Patrice Thebault Insectum 2018 Le monde fantastique des insectes

L'univers des insectes nous transporte dans une autre dimension. Ce petit monde colore nous invite a la reverie. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference : nos calendriers presentent bien...
Format: Calendar - Released: 19/09/2017

Insectum 2018 Le monde fantastique des insectes by Patrice Thebault Insectum 2018 Le monde fantastique des insectes

L'univers des insectes nous transporte dans une autre dimension. Ce petit monde colore nous invite a la reverie. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference : nos calendriers presentent bien...
Format: Calendar - Released: 19/09/2017

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Routledge Handbook of Biodiversity and the Law by Charles R. (Washington University in St. Louis, USA) McManis Routledge Handbook of Biodiversity and the Law
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This volume provides a reference textbook and comprehensive compilation of multifaceted perspectives on the legal issues arising from the conservation and exploitation of non-human biological resources. Contributors include leading academics, policy-makers and practitioners reviewing a range of socio-legal issues concerning...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/12/2017

Caatinga The Largest Tropical Dry Forest Region in South America by Jose Maria Cardoso da Silva Caatinga The Largest Tropical Dry Forest Region in South America

This book provides in-depth information on Caatinga's geographical boundaries and ecological systems, including plants, insects, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/12/2017

Climate Gradients and Biodiversity in Mountains of Italy by Franco Pedrotti Climate Gradients and Biodiversity in Mountains of Italy

This volume gathers case studies on plant diversity from selected, representative mountain systems of Italy (Mediterranean and temperate zones), while also addressing the biodiversity of avian fauna. For the Alps, Wilhalm and Prosser examine the species biodiversity (also with the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

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L'insecte 2018 L'univers des insectes by Patrice Thebault L'insecte 2018 L'univers des insectes

Sous nos yeux et nos pieds, l'univers des insectes nous devoile un monde mysterieux. Ces paysages inhabituels nous invitent a la reverie. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference :...
Format: Calendar - Released: 14/09/2017

Sur le bord du canal de l'Ourcq 2018 Rencontres imprevues sur le bord du canal de l'Ourq by Patrick Casaert Sur le bord du canal de l'Ourcq 2018 Rencontres imprevues sur le bord du canal de l'Ourq

Promenez-vous sur le bord du canal de l'Ourcq et surprenez les animaux dans leur milieu naturel au fil des pages de ce calendrier . Mettez-vous a la place du photographe qui fige les scenes animalieres en des moments magiques. Les...
Format: Calendar - Released: 06/09/2017

Sur le bord du canal de l'Ourcq 2018 Rencontres imprevues sur le bord du canal de l'Ourq by Patrick Casaert Sur le bord du canal de l'Ourcq 2018 Rencontres imprevues sur le bord du canal de l'Ourq

Promenez-vous sur le bord du canal de l'Ourcq et surprenez les animaux dans leur milieu naturel au fil des pages de ce calendrier . Mettez-vous a la place du photographe qui fige les scenes animalieres en des moments magiques. Les...
Format: Calendar - Released: 06/09/2017

Soil Nematodes of Grasslands in Northern China by Qi (Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China) Li, Wenju (Institute of Applied Ecology, Liang Soil Nematodes of Grasslands in Northern China
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Soil Nematodes of Grasslands in Northern China presents research on China's temperate grasslands, providing the findings and results of a large field survey along a transect across the northern temperate grassland. It examines nematode distribution patterns along the transect from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Biodiversity Conservation in Southeast Asia Challenges in a Changing Environment by Serge Morand Biodiversity Conservation in Southeast Asia Challenges in a Changing Environment

Provides theoretical overviews and challenges for applied research in living resource management, conservation ecology, health ecology and conservation planning in Southeast Asia --
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Molecular Diversity of Environmental Prokaryotes by Thiago Bruce Rodrigues Molecular Diversity of Environmental Prokaryotes

This book correlates the vast genetic diversity associated with environmental samples and still underexploited potential for the development of biotechnology products. The book points out the potential of different types of environmental samples. It presents the main characteristics of microbial...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/07/2017

American Beetles, Volume I Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia by Jr. Arnett American Beetles, Volume I Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia

A thorough update of Arnett's The Beetles of the United States, American Beetles, Volumes I and II cover the genera of beetles that occur in Alaska, Canada, and the contiguous United States. Built on the foundation of the original work...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/07/2017

People, Plants and Protected Areas A Guide to in Situ Management by John Tuxill People, Plants and Protected Areas A Guide to in Situ Management

Conservation of plant resources is often focused on seed banks and botanical gardens. However, the two authors of this volume present a comprehensive conservation strategy that complements this ex-situ approach with practical guidance on in-situ management and conservation of plant...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

The Living Land Agriculture, Food and Community Regeneration in the 21st Century by Jules Pretty Obe The Living Land Agriculture, Food and Community Regeneration in the 21st Century

The Living Land sets out a new 'stakeholder' vision for rural regeneration in Europe. It integrates three themes: sustainable agriculture, localised food systems and rural community development. All three offer ways of rebuilding natural and social capital, and a large...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Sharks: Conservation, Governance and Management by Erika J. Techera Sharks: Conservation, Governance and Management

The key aim of this book is to explore the global conservation and management of sharks. There has been a rapid decline in populations of many shark species, while new science has emerged of the critical role they play in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Users Guide to Ecohydraulic Modelling and Experimentation Experience of the Ecohydraulic Research Team (PISCES) of the HYDRALAB Network by L. E. Frostick Users Guide to Ecohydraulic Modelling and Experimentation Experience of the Ecohydraulic Research Team (PISCES) of the HYDRALAB Network

Users Guide to Ecohydraulic Modelling and Experimentation has been compiled by the interdisciplinary team of expert ecologists, geomorphologists, sedimentologists, hydraulicists and engineers involved in HYDRALAB IV, the European Integrated Infrastructure Initiative on hydraulic experimentation which forms part of the European...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

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