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  • In Fire's Wayby Tom Wolf

    University of New Mexico Press 2003; US$ 14.95

    A fire fighting tool for homeowners and firefighters alike, this guide discusses both the properties of wildfires and ways to minimize damage. Authored by an environmental journalist with advanced degrees in forestry, it is a must-have book designed to he more...

  • Crops as Enhancers of Nutrient Useby R Duncan

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Crops as Enhancers of Nutrient Use examines the various plant and soil factors that contribute to nutrient use efficiency of plants. It attempts to address policies regarding Low Input Sustainable Agriculture (LISA), conservation-oriented cropping systems, and reductions in environmental contaminants. It also presents longer-term remedies to some of... more...

  • Fire Phenomena and the Earth Systemby Claire M. Belcher

    Wiley 2013; US$ 133.95

    Claire M. Belcher is Senior Lecturer in Earth System Science at the University of Exeter. Prior to this she held a unique joint position as a Marie Curie Fellow at the School of Geosciences and BRE Centre for Fire Safety Engineering at the University of Edinburgh. Her research is internationally recognised for integrating state-of-the-art modern... more...

  • The Embattled Wildernessby Erik Reece; James J. Krupa; Wendell Berry

    University of Georgia Press 2013; US$ 24.95

    Robinson Forest in eastern Kentucky is one of our most important natural landscapes—and one of the most threatened. Covering fourteen thousand acres of some of the most diverse forest region in temperate North America, it is a haven of biological richness within an ever-expanding desert created by mountaintop removal mining. Written by two people... more...

  • Empfehlungen des Arbeitsaussschusses "Ufereinfassungen"by Arbeitsausschuss

    Wiley 2013; US$ 108.95

    Der Arbeitsausschuss "Ufereinfassungen" arbeitet auf ehrenamtlicher Basis seit dem Jahr 1949 als Ausschuss der Hafenbautechnischen Gesellschaft e. V., Hamburg (HTG) und seit 1951 zugleich als Arbeitskreis 2.2 der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geotechnik e. V., Essen (DGGT). Seine Bezeichnung lautet "Ausschuss zur Vereinfachung und Vereinheitlichung... more...

  • Atlas of Wood, Bark and Pith Anatomy of Eastern Mediterranean Trees and Shrubsby Alan Crivellaro; Fritz Hans Schweingruber; Charalambos S. Christodoulou; Takis Papachristophorou; Takis Tsintides; Alessia da Da Ros

    Springer 2013; US$ 139.00

    This atlas presents anatomical descriptions of the xylem, bark and pith of 264 species belonging to 71 families. It highlights the anatomical diversity of trees, shrubs, dwarf shrubs, woody lianas and several of the prominent perennial herbs from the Eastern Mediterranean region, with a focus on the island of Cyprus. The island’s topography... more...

  • Saving the Tropical Forestsby Judith Gradwohl; Russell Greenberg

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00

    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 provides a vision of hope: in Latin America. Africa. And South East Asia, growing numbers of people are developing techniques... more...

  • Plantation Politicsby Caroline Sargent; Stephen Bass

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00

    Plantations are playing an increasingly important part in the development and the economies of the South. Plantation Politics is the first book to examine their rationale and purpose, exposing the misconceptions and myths that have surrounded their role, and describing the contribution they can make to sustainable development. At their best, industrial... more...

  • Forests: Market and Intervention Failuresby Soren Wibe; Tom Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 120.00

    The economic value of forest. has long been recognized, but the ways in which that value is calculated and the management policies adopted in consequence have all too often resulted in overuse and irreversible destruction. This is spectacularly obvious around the Mediterranean basin, but it is also true in northern Europe. These five case studies,... more...

  • Biomass Assessmentby Andrew Millington; John Townsend

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 120.00

    Energy is an issue for everyone and nowhere more so than in the SADCC countries. But for sensible policy and planning, clear information about the extent of resources is needed. This innovative study combines the results of field assessment of biomass with advanced techniques in remote sensing by satellite to give the first comprehensive and detailed... more...