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Conservation of the environment books

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Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice by David R. (University of Aberdeen, UK) Green Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice
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In this new and highly original textbook for a range of interdisciplinary courses and degree programmes focusing on marine and coastal resource management, readers are offered an introduction to the subject matter, a broad perspective and understanding, some case study...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/09/2017

Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice by David R. (University of Aberdeen, UK) Green Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice
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In this new and highly original textbook for a range of interdisciplinary courses and degree programmes focusing on marine and coastal resource management, readers are offered an introduction to the subject matter, a broad perspective and understanding, some case study...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/09/2017

Marine Pollution and Climate Change by Andres Hugo (Instituto Argentino de Oceanografia, Bahia Blanca, Argentina) Arias Marine Pollution and Climate Change
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This book presents a broad overview of pollution issues facing climatic, economic, and legal globalization. Topics include changes in oceans from ancient times to the present, the importance of marine currents and changing climates, marine pollution linked to climate change...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Historic Denali National Park and Preserve The Stories Behind One of America's Great Treasures by Tracy Salcedo Historic Denali National Park and Preserve The Stories Behind One of America's Great Treasures

The national park that boasts the highest mountain in North America has known human habitation for at least 11,000 years. But it wasn't until 1906 that conservationists proposed a bill, which finally passed in 1917, to preserve the Denali region...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Making the Most of the Anthropocene Facing the Future by Mark Denny Making the Most of the Anthropocene Facing the Future

In his bright, lively voice, Denny envisions a future that balances reaction and reason, one in which humanity emerges bloody but unbowed-and in which those of us who are prepared can make the most of the Anthropocene.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Citizen Scientist by Mary Ellen Hannibal Citizen Scientist


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland by Miriam Horn Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland

Lush, gorgeously written. . . . A profoundly hopeful book. -Tina Rosenberg, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

Ecotourism's Promise and Peril A Biological Evaluation by Daniel T. Blumstein Ecotourism's Promise and Peril A Biological Evaluation

Intended as a guide for wildlife managers and ecotourism operators, as well as interested ecotourists, this book addresses the biological principles governing how ecotourism affects wildlife. The introductory chapters focus on four key responses to human visitation-behavioral, physiological, ecological, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Coming Soon

Sustaining Lake Superior An Extraordinary Lake in a Changing World by Nancy Langston Sustaining Lake Superior An Extraordinary Lake in a Changing World

A compelling exploration of Lake Superior's conservation recovery and what it can teach us in the face of climate change
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

The Roles of Remote Sensing in Nature Conservation A Practical Guide and Case Studies by Ricardo Diaz-Delgado The Roles of Remote Sensing in Nature Conservation A Practical Guide and Case Studies

The book will provide an overview of the practical application of remote sensing for the purposes of nature conservation as developed by ecologists in collaboration with remote sensing specialists, providing guidance on all phases from the planning of remote sensing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2017

Time, Society and Social Change Socio-Economic Change and the Ordering of Practices by Dale Southerton Time, Society and Social Change Socio-Economic Change and the Ordering of Practices


Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

In Search of Grace An Ecological Pilgrimage by Peter Reason In Search of Grace An Ecological Pilgrimage

We must transform our perception of our relationship with the Earth, if we ever hope to save ourselves from ecological disaster.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/10/2017

Saving the Tropical Forests by Judith Gradwohl, Russell Greenberg Saving the Tropical Forests
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The destruction of the tropical forest is one of the major problems of our time. Vast areas are rapidly becoming wastelands which support only a few tough weeds, perhaps some cattle, and the farms allowed to the poor. This book...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

The Archipelago of Hope Wisdom and Resilience from the Edge of Climate Change by Gleb Raygorodetsky The Archipelago of Hope Wisdom and Resilience from the Edge of Climate Change


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Conservation and Development in India Reimagining wilderness by Shonil (The Open University, UK) Bhagwat Conservation and Development in India Reimagining wilderness
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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...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Other books in this genre

Environmental Challenges in the Baltic Region A Perspective from Economics by Ranjula Bali Swain Environmental Challenges in the Baltic Region A Perspective from Economics

Contributions also explore the environmental impacts of rural landscape change during the post-communist period in the Baltic Sea region and a review of the ex-post evaluations of the costs and benefits generated by Baltic Sea nutrient abatement policies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/07/2017

Railway Ecology by Pedro Beja Railway Ecology

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book provides a unique overview of the impacts of railways on biodiversity, integrating the existing knowledge on the ecological effects of railways on wildlife, identifying major knowledge gaps and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Together Resilient Building Community in the Age of Climate Disruption by Ma'Ikwe Ludwig Together Resilient Building Community in the Age of Climate Disruption


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2017

Canadian Environmental Resource Guide, 2017/18 by Grey House Canada Canadian Environmental Resource Guide, 2017/18

Canada's most complete reference of environmental associations and organisations, government regulators and purchasing groups, product and service companies and special libraries.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Saving Wyoming's Hoback The Grassroots Movement that Stopped Natural Gas Development by Florence R. Shepard, Susan L. Marsh Saving Wyoming's Hoback The Grassroots Movement that Stopped Natural Gas Development
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In late 2012, crowds gathered to hear a long anticipated announcement: The Trust for Public Land had prevented natural gas development in the remote Hoback Basin of Wyoming by buying the leases owned by Plains Exploration Company. This title tells...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

High Mountain Conservation in a Changing World by Jordi Catalan High Mountain Conservation in a Changing World

This book provides case studies and general views of the main processes involved in the ecosystem shifts occurring in the high mountains and analyses the implications for nature conservation. Case studies from the Pyrenees are preponderant, with a comprehensive set...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/06/2017

The Nature State Rethinking the History of Conservation by Claudia Leal The Nature State Rethinking the History of Conservation

This volume brings together case studies from around the globe (including China, Latin America, the Philippines, Namibia, India and Europe) to explore the history of nature conservation in the twentieth century. It seeks to highlight the state, a central actor...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/06/2017

Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean Interdisciplinary Science in Support of Nature and People by Phillip S. (University of Washington, School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, Seattle, WA, USA) Levin Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean Interdisciplinary Science in Support of Nature and People
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Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean: Interdisciplinary Science in Support of Nature and People emphasizes strategies to better connect the practice of marine conservation with the needs and priorities of a growing global human population. It conceptualizes nature and people as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/06/2017

Thermodynamics for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources by Wojciech Stanek Thermodynamics for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources

This book examines ways of assessing the rational management of nonrenewable resources. Integrating numerous methods, it systematically exposes the strengths of exergy analysis in resources management.Divided into two parts, the first section provides the theoretical background to assessment methods, while...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2017

Environmental & Agricultural Research Summaries (with Biographical Sketches) by Lucille T. Cacioppo Environmental & Agricultural Research Summaries (with Biographical Sketches)


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Advances in Environmental Research by Justin A. Daniels Advances in Environmental Research


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Contested Forms of Governance in Marine Protected Areas A Study of Co-Management and Adaptive Co-Management by Natalie Bown, Tim S. Gray, Selina M. Stead Contested Forms of Governance in Marine Protected Areas A Study of Co-Management and Adaptive Co-Management
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In this book, the authors examine the governance of marine protected areas (MPA), and in particular they compare two different forms of governance - co-management (CM) and adaptive co-management (ACM). CM is characterized by the decentralization of the decision-making process,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/05/2017

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