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Tree Faller's Manual: Techniques for Standard and Complex Tree-Felling Operations

Tree Faller's Manual

Techniques for Standard and Complex Tree-Felling Operations

CSIRO Publishing (2011)
US$24.95

Covers risk assessment, theory and techniques for manual tree-felling.

Principles for Building Resilience: Sustaining Ecosystem Services in Social-Ecological Systems

Principles for Building Resilience

Sustaining Ecosystem Services in Social-Ecological Systems

Cambridge University Press (2015)
US$43.00

In this book, leading researchers outline seven principles for building resilience in...

Chainsaw Operator's Manual: Chainsaw Safety, Maintenance and Cross-cutting Techniques

Chainsaw Operator's Manual

Chainsaw Safety, Maintenance and Cross-cutting Techniques

Landlinks Press (2009)
US$24.95

The ultimate guide to basic chainsaw operating techniques covering safety, maintenance and...

Ten Commitments: Reshaping the Lucky Country's Environment

Ten Commitments

Reshaping the Lucky Country's Environment

CSIRO Publishing (2008)
US$25.95

Leading environmental thinkers speak on environmental issues facing Australia.

The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water

The Big Thirst

The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water

Free Press (2011)
US$12.99

Praised as “an entertaining and torrential flow of a book ” by Nature magazine, The Big Thirst...

The Story of Stuff: How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health-and a Vision for Change

The Story of Stuff

How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health-and a Vision for Change

Free Press (2010)
US$12.99

A classic exposé in company with An Inconvenient Truth and Silent Spring , The Story of Stuff ...

Resource Economics
Cambridge University Press (2010)
US$33.00

A text for students with a background in calculus and intermediate microeconomics and a familiarity...

Tending the Wild: Native American Knowledge and the Management of California's Natural Resources

Tending the Wild

Native American Knowledge and the Management of California's Natural Resources

University of California Press (2005)
US$34.95

John Muir was an early proponent of a view we still hold today—that much of California was pristine,...

Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization

Water

The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization

HarperCollins (2010)
US$13.51

“I read this wide-ranging and thoughtful book while sitting on the banks of the Ganges near...

Lost Mountain: A Year in the Vanishing Wilderness Radical Strip Mining and the Devastation of Appalachia

Lost Mountain

A Year in the Vanishing Wilderness Radical Strip Mining and the Devastation of Appalachia

Penguin Publishing Group (2007)
US$6.99

A new form of strip mining has caused a state of emergency for the Appalachian wilderness and the...