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  1. Applied Climatology

    Principles and Practice

    By Allen Perry, Dr Russell Thompson, Russell Thompson

    'Big freeze' conditions, storms, severe flooding, droughts, and heatwaves - recent extremes in weather, with their resultant physical, economic and human losses, highlight the vulnerability of society to changes in the atmosphere. Atmospheric pollution, urbanization, natural atmospheric disasters...

    Published April 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  2. Water Vapor Measurement

    Methods and Instrumentation

    By Pieter R. Wiederhold

    Offering all aspects of humidity measurement and instrumentation, this work includes rudiments and theory, common applications, advantages and limitations of frequently-used sensors and techniques, and guidelines for installation, maintenance and calibration. The disk is intended for easy...

    Published April 10th 1997 by CRC Press

  3. River Quality

    Dynamics and Restoration

    Edited by David A. Dunnette, Antonius Laenen

    What is involved in restoring a river? River Quality: Dynamics and Restoration answers this question through a series of articles and case studies written by some of the field's leading researchers and practitioners. The first part of the book covers the physical, chemical, and biological dynamics...

    Published January 27th 1997 by CRC Press

  4. The Engineering Geology and Hydrology of Karst Terrains

    Edited by Barry F. Beck, J. Gayle Herring, J. Brad Stephenson

    Engineers from around the world recount in this volume their successes and failures in attempting to deal with unique and quixotic landscapes....

    Published December 31st 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  5. Quaternary of South America and Antarctic Peninsula

    Edited by Jorge Rabassa, Monica Salemme

    This volume covers such topics as: vegetation development and volcanism in the Esquel region of Argentina; the coastal Pleistocene of the state of Santa Catarina, Argentina; progress in the archaeology of the Pampean region; and coastal sites in southern Beunos Aires....

    Published December 31st 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  6. Introducing Groundwater

    By Price, Michael (Senior Lecturer in Hydrogeology, University of Reading)

    Presented in a style intended for the non-specialist reader, with technical terms and mathematical formulae kept to a minimum, the second edition of this introduction to groundwater covers a range of topics as they relate to hydrogeology. A major new chapter focuses on pollution....

    Published December 27th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Creating Freshwater Wetlands, Second Edition

    By Donald A. Hammer

    Creating Freshwater Wetlands, Second Edition clearly demonstrates the step-by-step processes required to restore or create freshwater wetlands. It presents practical advice on choosing sites, getting help, attracting and stocking wildlife, selecting plants, and wetland operation and maintenance....

    Published October 30th 1996 by CRC Press

  8. Modeling Methods for Environmental Engineers

    By Isam Mohammed Abdel-Magid, Abdel Wahid Hag Mohammed, Donald R. Rowe

    This is the first and only book to provide fundamental coverage of computer programs as they are used to evaluate and design environmental control systems. Computer programs are used at every level in every discipline of environmental science, and Modeling Methods for Environmental Engineers covers...

    Published October 20th 1996 by CRC Press

  9. The Politics of Climate Change

    A European Perspective

    Edited by Jill Jager, Timothy O'Riordan

    The Politics of Climate Change provides a critical analysis of the political, moral and legal response to climate change in the midst of significant socio-economic policy shifts. Evolving from original EC commissioned research, this book examines how climate change was put on the policy agenda,...

    Published May 29th 1996 by Routledge