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  • Environmental Complianceby Gary S. Moore

    CRC Press 2000; US$ 57.95

    STAY INFORMED-STAY COMPLIANT-STAY UP-TO-DATE You can't do business in the United States without complying with a whole new generation of environmental regulations. Get all the information you need with Environmental Compliance: A Web-Enhanced Resource. This resource will never be outdated. With the continually updated Web site, you will always have... more...

  • The Ecology of Browsing and Grazingby Iain J. Gordon; Herbert H.T. Prins

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 139.15

    Extensive grazing and browsing by domestic and wild herbivores shape the vegetation composition, structure and dynamics of many terrestrial ecosystems. This volume investigates how large herbivores not only influence the structure and distribution of the vegetation, but also affect nutrient flows and the responses of associated fauna. The mechanisms... more...

  • Abundanceby Peter H. Diamandis; Steven Kotler

    Free Press 2012; US$ 13.99

    Providing abundance is humanity’s grandest challenge—this is a book about how we rise to meet it.   We will soon be able to meet and exceed the basic needs of every man, woman and child on the planet. Abundance for all is within our grasp. This bold, contrarian view, backed up by exhaustive research, introduces our near-term future, where exponentially... more...

  • Wetland Ecologyby Paul A. Keddy

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 61.00

    Richly illustrated and packed with numerous examples, this unique global perspective introduces wetland ecology from basic principles to advanced applications. more...

  • Apocalyptic Planetby Craig Childs

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    The earth has died many times, and it always comes back looking different. In an exhilarating, surprising exploration of our planet, Craig Childs takes readers on a firsthand journey through apocalypse, touching the truth behind the speculation. Apocalyptic Planet is a combination of science and adventure that reveals the ways in which our world... more...

  • Grazing and Conservation Managementby Michiel F. WallisDe Vries; Jan P. Bakker; Sipke E. Van Wieren

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 92.76

    Grazing animals enjoy an ambiguous reputation in the field of nature conservation. Livestock are often treated as a scourge, yet native large herbivores form the prime attraction of many a reserve. This book gives the first comprehensive overview of the use of grazing as a tool in conservation management. Considering in turn the ecological and... more...

  • Drought and Water Crisesby Donald A. Wilhite

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 57.95

    Today the world is facing a greater water crisis than ever. Droughts of lesser magnitude are resulting in greater impact. Even in years with normal precipitation, water shortages have become widespread in both developing and developed nations, in humid as well as arid climates. When faced with severe drought, governments become eager to act. Unfortunately,... more...

  • Managing Weather and Climate Risks in Agricultureby Mannava VK Sivakumar; Raymond P. Motha

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 208.73

    In many parts of the world, weather and climate are one of the biggest production risks and uncertainty factors impacting on agricultural systems performance and management. Both structural and non-structural measures can be used to reduce the impacts of the variability (including extremes) of climate resources on crop production. While the structural... more...

  • Coping with Drought Risk in Agriculture and Water Supply Systemsby Ana Iglesias; Luis Garrote; Antonio Cancelliere; Francisco Cubillo; Donald A. Wilhite

    Springer Netherlands 2009; US$ 150.75

    This collection of papers has wide appeal. It includes subjects ranging from the social and hydrological context of Mediterranean countries, to the role of organizations and institutions in drought preparedness and case studies of effective interventions. more...

  • Blue Revolutionby Cynthia Barnett

    Beacon Press 2011; US$ 26.95

    Americans see water as abundant and cheap: we turn on the faucet and out it gushes, for less than a penny a gallon. We use more water than any other culture in the world, much to quench what’s now our largest crop—the lawn. Yet most Americans cannot name the river or aquifer that flows to our taps, irrigates our food, and produces our electricity.... more...