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Environmental Conservation & Protection

  • The Soils of Italyby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 229.00

    With detailed data on soil composition throughout Italy, this study has the most up-to-date analysis of typologies, distribution, properties, functionality and ecological services. It includes discussion of natural and anthropogenic threats to soil stability. more...

  • Soil Componentsby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 99.00

    The major components of most soils are inorganic. These constituents are derived from the weathering of rocks and minerals or from subsequent reaetions and interactions of the weathering products. During the weathering and interactions of weathering products, in­ organic soil colloids are formed. Large amounts of inorganic colloids are essential in... more...

  • Landscapes and Landforms of Franceby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 129.00

    This richly illustrated reference provides an informative and attractive overview of the most scenic landscapes of France, emphasizing the geodiversity of the country. It offers an up-to-date survey of the evolution of France's landscape. more...

  • The Nileby

    Springer Netherlands 2009; US$ 339.00

    This book details the Nile basin from a holistic point of view, examining its geological history, hydrology, climate, and the full diversity of subsystems. It also discusses the biota of the basin and the biodiversity of the plants and animals that inhabit it. more...

  • Himalayan Biodiversity in the Changing Worldby

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 189.00

    This volume presents results on selected taxa in the Himalayan region (mainly Nepal). The text pinpoints threats to their survival, existing gaps in our knowledge of the region, and ultimately discusses how to avoid extinction. more...

  • Studies in Military Geography and Geologyby

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 189.00

    Identifies and describes historic battles more...

  • Air Pollution Effects on Biodiversityby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 258.00

    Biodiversity; Air pollution transport, deposition, and exposure to ecosystem; Air pollution mode of action on ecological processes; Air pollution effects on genetic diversity; Air pollution effects on diversity of populations and communities; Air pollution effects on ecosystem processes; Air pollution-biodiversity research needs; Mitigation/management... more...

  • Evolution from the Galapagosby

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book collects significant lectures from two Galapagos Summits on Evolution, promoting comprehensive research on evolution and ecology and to make the research results available to students and teachers everywhere, especially in developing countries. more...

  • Restoration and Development of the Degraded Loess Plateau, Chinaby

    Springer Japan 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book presents state-of-the-art scientific evidence and technological innovations to restore lands on the Loess Plateau of China, known worldwide for its serious land degradation and desertification problems. more...

  • Plant Invasions in Protected Areasby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 229.00

    This book is the first comprehensive global review of all aspects of alien plant invasions in protected areas. It provides insights into advances in invasion ecology emanating from work in protected areas, and the link to locally relevant management support for protected areas. The book provides in-depth case studies, illuminating interesting and... more...