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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 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. 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 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Hydrology

    A Science for Engineers

    Edited by André Musy, Benoit Hingray, Cécile Picouet

    This book presents the main hydrological methods and techniques used in the design and operation of hydraulic projects and the management of water resources and associated natural risks. It covers the key topics of water resources engineering, from the estimation of runoff volumes and unit...

    Published July 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. The Great Barrier Reef

    An Environmental History

    By Ben Daley

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    The Great Barrier Reef is located along the coast of Queensland in north-east Australia and is the world’s largest coral reef ecosystem. Designated a World Heritage Area, it has been subject to increasing pressures from tourism, fishing, pollution and climate change, and is now protected as a...

    Published July 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Interrelationships Between Corals and Fisheries

    Edited by Stephen A. Bortone, Ph.D.

    Series: CRC Marine Biology Series

    Interrelationships Between Corals and Fisheries is derived from a workshop held by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council in Tampa, Florida in May 2013, where world authorities came together to discuss the current problems in managing tropical fisheries and offered suggestions for future...

    Published July 17th 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 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. River Basin Management in the Twenty-First Century

    Understanding People and Place

    Edited by Victor Roy Squires, Hugh Martin Milner, Katherine Anne Daniell

    The mid-latitude regions of the world are those with the greatest development of agriculture industry, and with burgeoning demands on natural resources. Management of the rivers and the surrounding landscape is one of the important tasks for today and for the foreseeable future. Lessons learned...

    Published July 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Handbook of Alternative Fuel Technologies, Second Edition

    Edited by Sunggyu Lee, James G. Speight, Sudarshan K. Loyalka

    Series: Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

    While strides are being made in the research and development of environmentally acceptable and more sustainable alternative fuels—including efforts to reduce emissions of air pollutants associated with combustion processes from electric power generation and vehicular transportation—fossil fuel...

    Published July 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Environmental Governance in Europe and Asia

    A Comparative Study of Institutional and Legislative Frameworks

    By Jona Razzaque

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    This book looks at environmental governance in both Asia and Europe and offers a comparative analysis of the two regions in order to provide a better understanding of the concept of ‘environmental governance’ and its status in Europe and Asia. The book assesses the legislative, institutional and...

    Published June 28th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 26th 2014 by CRC Press