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New and Published Books

  1. Encyclopedia of Natural Resources - Land - Volume I

    Edited by Yeqiao Wang

    The volumes of this encyclopedia will provide a suite of the most current state-of-the-art, comprehensive, and authoritative references that cover a broader spectrum of topics under the general subject areas of land, air and water. Its comprehensive assessment of the complexity of natural resources...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Encyclopedia of Natural Resources - Water and Air - Vol II

    Edited by Yeqiao Wang

    In Volume II: Water, the encyclopedia will include entries in topical areas such as Fresh Water Resources; Ice and Snow; Marine Resources, Fishery Resources, Marine Coastal Resources; Marine Resources and Economics, among others....

    Published July 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Encyclopedia of Natural Resources - Two-Volume Set (Print)

    By Yeqiao Wang

    Land, air and water are the most precious natural resources that sustain life. The volumes of this encyclopedia provides a suite of the most current state-of-the-art, comprehensive, and authoritative references that cover a broader spectrum of topics under the general subjects of land, air and...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Determining the Economic Value of Water

    Concepts and Methods, 2nd Edition

    By Robert A. Young, John B. Loomis

    Water provides benefits as a commodity for agriculture, industry, and households, and as a public good such as fisheries habitat, water quality and recreational use. To aid in cost-benefit analysis under conditions where market determined price signals are usually unavailable, economists have...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by RFF Press

  5. Information Needs for Water Management

    By Jos G. Timmerman

    This book provides the necessary elements to determine exactly what information should be collected to make the collected information relevant for policy makers. It highlights the dissatisfaction of information users about the information they get and the reasons for this dissatisfaction. It also...

    Published July 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Urban Forests, Trees, and Greenspace

    A Political Ecology Perspective

    Edited by L. Anders Sandberg, Adrina Bardekjian, Sadia Butt

    Urban forests, trees and greenspace are critical in contemporary planning and development of the city. Their study is not only a question of the growth and conservation of green spaces, but also has social, cultural and psychological dimensions. This book brings a perspective of political ecology...

    Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of Natural Resources - Air

    Edited by Yeqiao Wang

    In Volume III. Air, the encyclopedia will include entries in topical areas such as Atmosphere as Natural Resources, Meteorology and Weather, Climate Resources and Climate Change, etc....

    Published June 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Key Concepts in Water Resource Management

    A Review and Critical Evaluation

    Edited by Jonathan Lautze

    Series: Earthscan Water Text

    The vocabulary and discourse of water resource management have expanded vastly in recent years to include an array of new concepts and terminology, such as water security, water productivity, virtual water and water governance. While the new conceptual lenses may generate insights that improve...

    Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Space-time Variation of Hydrological Processes and Water Resources in Rwanda

    Focus on the Migina Catchment, UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Omar Munyaneza

    Presenting the hydrological research carried out in the Migina catchment (260 km2), Southern Rwanda with the objective to explore the hydrological trends and climate linkages for catchments in Rwanda (26,338 km2), and to contribute to the understanding of dominant hydrological process interactions....

    Published June 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Encyclopedia of Natural Resources (Online)

    Edited by Yeqiao Wang

    Maintenance of clean air and water and preservation of land resources and native biodiversity are among the major challenges that society is facing for sustainability of all well-being on Earth. The volumes of this encyclopedia will provide a suite of the most current state of the art comprehensive...

    Published May 31st 2014 by CRC Press