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- CRC Press 2013; US$ 132.95
INTRODUCTION TO FIELD SAMPLING Assessing the Sampling Needs Soil Water and Air Presampling Safety Sampling Statistics Modeling Sample Handling What is Present? Analytical Methods Traps Essential Units Definitions Other Ways of Sampling and Representing the Environment Global Positioning System (GPS) Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Conclusions... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95
Scientists and consultants need to estimate and map properties of the terrestrial environment. These include plant nutrients and parasites in soil, gaseous emissions from soil, pollutant metals and xenobiotics in waste and contaminated land, salt in groundwater and species abundances above ground. The scale varies from small experimental plots to... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 79.95
For microbiology and environmental microbiology courses, this leading textbook builds on the academic success of the previous edition by including a comprehensive and up-to-date discussion of environmental microbiology as a discipline that has grown in scope and interest in recent years. From environmental science and microbial ecology to topics in... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 129.95
‘This book lifts the lid to expose a terrifying global phenomenon – the insidious poisoning of tens of millions of people by arsenic that occurs naturally in rocks and soils and finds its way into the water we drink and the food we eat. The authors convincingly argue that we need both more information and urgent investment in mitigation... more...
- CRC Press 2011; US$ 139.95
Introduction Ecological Considerations Legislative and Regulatory Background to the Assessment of Risks from Plant Protection Products in Soil Overview and Evaluation of Soil Semifield (Higher-Tier) Methods Technical Recommendations Research Needs References Appendix 1: Workshop Program Appendix 2: Draft Method for Terrestrial Semifield Tests (Indoor... more...
- Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 170.00
Over the past 20 years, synchrotron-based research applications have provided important insight into the geochemical cycling of ions and the chemical and crystallographic properties of minerals in soils and sediments. Of particular significance is the understanding of local coordination environments with the use of X-ray absorption spectroscopy. The... more...
- Springer 2010; US$ 319.00
Human activities have dramatically changed the composition and organisation of soils. Industrial and urban wastes, agricultural application and also mining activities resulted in an increased concentration of heavy metals in soils. How plants and soil microorganisms cope with this situation and the sophisticated techniques developed for survival in... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2009; US$ 239.00
Addresses significant, real world problems such as:- meeting critical regional needs for ocean, climate, and ecosystem information to protect lives and property, - supporting economic development and enhancing the resilience of all regions in the face of changing environmental conditions, - 21 chapters by worldwide renowned scientists more...
- Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 279.00
Presents the statistical knowledge and methodology of sampling and data analysis useful for spatial inventory and monitoring of natural resources. This work places emphasis on how statistical methodology can be employed and embedded in real-life spatial inventory and monitoring projects. more...