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Forthcoming Natural Hazards & Risk Books

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  1. Interactions of Land, Ocean and Humans

    A Global Perspective

    By Chris Maser

    Series: Social Environmental Sustainability

    Coastal and marine ecosystems are threatened by global warming, sea level rise and changes in ocean chemistry. This book synthesizes a large body of literature on how terrestrial and marine ecosystems interact globally and how these interactions will be affected by, and affect, anthropogenic...

    To Be Published September 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Environmental Methods for Transport Noise Reduction

    Edited by Mats Nilsson, Jörgen Bengtsson, Ronny Klaeboe

    Derived from the outputs of HOSANNA, a major EU research project, this handbook presents evidence-based guidance on novel noise abatement methods, outlines noise prediction methods which can be integrated with noise mapping software, details assessment methods for perceived noise and highlights the...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    4. Risk Reduction Technologies

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    The theory and practice of reducing the environmental risk of chemicals is a key issue in environmental protection. This volume deals with remediation technologies and introduces their functional classification, applicability and relation to natural risk reduction processes. We demonstrate how the...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Ecological Causal Assessment

    Edited by Susan B. Norton, Glenn W. Suter II, Susan M. Cormier

    Series: Environmental Assessment and Management

    This book is for scientists and engineers who are involved or may become involved with a causal investigation of an undesirable ecological effect. The book provides a deeper understanding of different philosophical and analytical approaches, and of cognitive tendencies that can lead to errors....

    To Be Published October 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems

    Long-Term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization

    By Robert J. Livingston

    Series: CRC Marine Science

    Based upon a four decade longitudinal study of river-estuarine systems in the Northeast Gulf of Mexico, this book provides a detailed comparative analysis of the long-term data with specific references to similarities and differences in system response to nutrient loading (natural and anthropogenic...

    To Be Published October 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Want, Waste or War?

    The Global Resource Nexus and the Struggle for Land, Energy, Food, Water and Minerals

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Raimund Bleischwitz, Tim Boersma, Corey Johnson, Geoffrey Kemp, Stacy Vandeveer

    In addition to environmental change, the structure and trends of global politics and the economy are also changing as more countries join the ranks of the world's largest economies with their resource-intensive patterns. The nexus approach, conceptualized as attention to resource...

    To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    3. Site Assessment and Monitoring Tools

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    Environmental assessment and monitoring is the starting point of environmental management and it integrates physicochemical, biological/ecological and toxicological assessment tools for contaminants and contaminated land. Evaluation and interpretation of the results are also key issues of the...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology

    The Science of Pollution, Fourth Edition

    By Michael C. Newman

    This new edition has been revised throughout, and is now in full color. It provides more international perspective, and adds more case studies from around the world. It also addresses environmental law. The book has been updated to include emerging issues and important themes and events such as the...

    To Be Published November 5th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Long-Term Community Recovery from Natural Disasters

    By Daniel J Alesch, Lucy Arendt

    After a natural disaster, rebuilding the physical artifact of the community is necessary, but not alone sufficient for long-term community recovery. This book addresses the need to understand how communities develop and/or decay after an extreme natural hazard event. It focuses on how these events...

    To Be Published November 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Hazards and Disasters

    Edited by Ben Wisner, J. C. Gaillard, Ilan Kelman

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Environment

    A new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in the Environment, this is a four-volume collection of cutting-edge and canonical research on hazards and disasters....

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge