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  1. Climate, Change and Risk

    Edited by Thomas Downing, A. Olsthoorn, R.S.J. Tol

    Climate, Change and Risk presents an overview of 'extreme' weather related events and our ability to cope with them. It focuses on society's responses, insurance matters and methodologies for the analysis of climatic hazards. Drawing on worldwide research from the leading names in the field this...

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  2. Ecosystem Management

    Adaptive Strategies For Natural Resource Organizations in the Twenty-First Century

    By William Burch

    Published December 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  3. Fundamentals of Environmental Discharge Modeling

    By Lorin R. Davis

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    This book examines engineering and mathematical models for documenting and approving mechanical and environmental discharges. The author emphasizes engineering design considerations as well as applications to waste water and atmospheric discharges.Chapters discuss:the fundamentals of turbulent jet...

    Published November 23rd 1998 by CRC Press

  4. Fluvial Forms and Processes

    A New Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By David Knighton

    David Knighton's best-selling book looks at the wide range of forms developed by natural rivers and the processes responsible for that development. The book combines empirical and theoretical approaches, and provides a critical assessment of the many schools of thought which have emerged for...

    Published November 1st 1998 by Routledge

  5. Atmospheric Processes and Systems

    By Russell D. Thompson

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environmental Science

    Atmospheric Processes and Systems presents a concise introduction to the atmosphere and the fundamentals of weather. Examining different aspects of the mass, energy and circulation systems in the atmosphere, this text provides detailed accounts of specific phenomena, including* the composition and...

    Published August 20th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Weathering

    An Introduction to the Scientific Principles

    By Will Bland, David Rolls

    Our landscape is constantly changing, but before the dramatic effects of erosion and mass movement take place, more subtle forces work on the rocks, minerals and soils around us. Weathering is the initial process which exposes the top few layers of the Earth to the potential for change.This book...

    Published July 31st 1998 by Routledge

  7. Observing Global Climate Change

    By Kyrill Ya Kondratyev, Arthur P. Cracknell

    This collaborative book aims to offer a comprehensive introduction to global climate, the way it is currently changing, the role of earth, air and satellite observation and monitoring, and subsequent climate modelling. It focuses on the interaction between natural and anthropogenic human- made...

    Published July 15th 1998 by CRC Press

  8. Equatorial Electrojet

    By C Agodi Onwumechikli

    Onwumwchili is an internationally known and highly respected expert in the equatorial electrojet field- a brand of geomagnetism. This is the first book to review all the fields of equatorial electrojet phenomena and their relevant theories in one volume. In certain relevant sections, the book...

    Published January 29th 1998 by CRC Press

  9. Quaternary Deserts and Climatic Change

    Edited by A.S. Alsharhan, K.W. Glennie, G.L. Whittle

    These proceedings record the results of climate change in many areas which are hyper-arid deserts today but which, almost cyclically, at intervals of thousands or even hundreds of thousands of years, have had a much more humid climate....

    Published January 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  10. Introduction to Geophysical Formation Evaluation

    By James K. Hallenburg

    These three works cover the entire field of formation evaluation, from basic concepts and theories, through standard methods used by the petroleum industry, on to new and exciting applications in environmental science and engineering, hydrogeology, and other fields. Designed to be used individually...

    Published December 29th 1997 by CRC Press