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  1. Environmental Chemical Analysis

    By S. Mitra, B.B. Kebbekus

    The study of the environment requires the reliable and accurate measurement of extremely small quantities of chemicals and the ability to determine if they are pollutants or naturally occurring species. Historically, a "dilute and disperse" method of waste disposal has been accepted; yet as we...

    Published November 27th 1997 by CRC Press

  2. Forest Products Biotechnology

    Edited by Alan Bruce, John Palfreyman

    Industries are developing radical, new biotechnology processes to expand and develop their range of products that originate from the world's forests. As a result of the growing understanding of the process involved, biotechnology is also helping reduce any adverse impact on the environment.; This...

    Published November 27th 1997 by CRC Press

  3. Southern Forested Wetlands

    Ecology and Management

    By Michael G. Messina, William H. Conner

    New information on managing forested wetlands is often developed in isolation of other activities occurring in the region. Although many excellent texts exist on the ecology of southern forested wetlands none present both the ecological and management aspects of these important ecosystems. Compiled...

    Published November 11th 1997 by CRC Press

  4. Agricultural Biotechnology

    By Arie Altman

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    This work integrates basic biotechnological methodologies with up-to-date agricultural practices, offering solutions to specific agricultural needs and problems from plant and crop yield to animal husbandry. It presents and evaluates the limitations of classical methodologies and the potential of...

    Published November 6th 1997 by CRC Press

  5. Animal Waste Utilization

    Effective Use of Manure as a Soil Resource

    By J. L. Hatfield, Bobby A. Stewart

    This unique book examines the beneficial aspects of animal waste as a soil resource - not simply as an agricultural by-product with minimal practical use. Topics include o types of livestock waste - swine, poultry, dairy o methods and management of waste utilization o storage, handling, processing...

    Published November 1st 1997 by CRC Press

  6. Climates and Weather Explained

    By Bart Geerts, Edward Linacre

    Climates and Weather Explained is a comprehensive introduction to the study of the atmosphere integrating climatology and meteorology. Clear explanations of basic principles, concepts and processes are supported by a wealth of highly informative illustrations and a vast array of case studies...

    Published October 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  7. Environmental Applications of Nucleic Acid Amplification Technology

    By Gary A. Toranzos

    From the PrefaceAntibody techniques have allowed us to study microorganisms in situ. However, until recently all methodology lacked the sensitivity necessary for environmental work where microorganisms are in most cases present at very low concentrations or where microbial ecosystems contain a...

    Published October 1st 1997 by CRC Press

  8. Methods for Assessment of Soil Degradation

    By Rattan Lal, Winfried E. H. Blum, C. Valentin, Bobby A. Stewart

    Series: Advances in Soil Science

    Soil degradation has serious global impacts on agronomic, economic, and sociopolitical conditions, however, statistics regarding the degree of these impacts has been largely unreliable. This book aims to standardize the methodology for obtaining reliable and objective data on soil degradation. It...

    Published September 26th 1997 by CRC Press

  9. Introduction to Environmental Geotechnology

    By Hsai-Yang Fang, Hsai-Yang Fang, John Daniels

    For everything from applications of particle energy field theory to landslide prevention and desert water supply, Introduction to Environmental Geotechnology provides a complete picture of the fascinating and rapidly growing field of environmental geotechnology. Unique in scope, this new book...

    Published September 24th 1997 by CRC Press

  10. Privatization of Information and Agricultural Industrialization

    By Steven A. Wolf

    The respective roles of public and private sector institutions engaged in development and dissemination of agricultural information are currently undergoing dramatic change. Enhanced incentives, new technologies, and changes in industrial organization are spurring private investment. Simultaneously...

    Published September 18th 1997 by CRC Press