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  1. Environmental Physics

    By Clare Smith

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environmental Science

    Environmental Physics is a comprehensive introduction to the physical concepts underlying environmental science. The importance and relevance of physics is emphasised by its application to real environmental problems with a wide range of case studies. Applications included cover energy use and...

    Published July 18th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Physics

    By Clare Smith

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 18th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Synoptic and Dynamic Climatology

    By Roger G. Barry, Andrew M. Carleton

    Synoptic and Dynamic Climatology provides the first comprehensive account of the dynamical behaviour and mechanisms of the global climate system and its components, together with a modern survey of synoptic-scale weather systems in the tropics and extratropics, and of the methods and applications...

    Published June 13th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Multimedia Environmental Models

    The Fugacity Approach, Second Edition

    By Donald Mackay

    Completely revised and updated, Multimedia Environmental Models: The Fugacity Approach, Second Edition continues to provide simple techniques for calculating how chemicals behave in the environment, where they accumulate, how long they persist, and how this leads to human exposure. The book...

    Published February 25th 2001 by CRC Press

  5. Geotechnical and Environmental Applications of Karst Geology and Hydrology

    Edited by B.F. Beck, J.G. Herring

    This text covers topics such as sinkhole formation and regional studies of sinkholes and karst. Issues addressed are taken from the 8th multidiscilinary conference on this subject and chart the characteristics of sinkholes and karst as well as their environmental repercussions....

    Published December 31st 2000 by CRC Press

  6. Glaciers and Climate Change

    By J. Oerlemans

    This text brings together meteorology and the theory of glacier flow, providing a fundamental understanding of how glaciers respond to climate change. Attention is paid to the microclimate of glaciers and the physical processes regulating the exchange of energy and mass between glacier surface and...

    Published December 31st 2000 by CRC Press

  7. The Nile and Its Masters: Past, Present, Future

    Source of Hope and Anger

    By Jean Kerisel

    The Pharoahs were masters of the Nile: they had a detailed understanding of the ways of the river. Modern Egyptians see themselves as heirs to this tradition, and as owners of the Nile waters. In the 1960's, Egypt decided to protect its...

    Published December 31st 2000 by CRC Press

  8. The Climate System

    Edited by J. Berdowski, R. Guicherit, B.J. Heij

    These results from the National Research Programme on Climate Change of the Netherlands offer a synthesis of present knowledge in the fields of: source and sinks of greenhouse gases and aerosols; land-atmosphere interactions; the global energy balance; and radiative forcing and climate variability....

    Published December 31st 2000 by CRC Press

  9. River Basin Sediment Systems - Archives of Environmental Change

    Edited by D. Maddy, M.G. Macklin, J.C. Woodward

    An exploration of the relationship between river behaviour and environmental change. The research involves a wide range of disciplines including geomorphology, geophysics, archaeology, palaeoecology, engineering and planning....

    Published December 31st 2000 by CRC Press

  10. Ice in the Ocean

    By Peter Wadhams

    ICe in the Ocean examines sea ice and icebergs and their role in the global climate system. It is comprehensive textbook suitablefor students, pure and applied researchers, and anyone interested in the polar oceans; the distribution of sea ice; the mechanisms of growth, development and decay; the...

    Published October 30th 2000 by CRC Press