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Living in the Environment
By Brooks / Cole
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ean: 9781337094153, isbn: 9781337094153,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Team up with Miller/Spoolman's, LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT and the National Geographic Society for the most inspiring introduction to environmental science available! Providing clear introductions to the multiple environmental problems that we face and balanced discussions to evaluate potential solutions, this new edition includes everything you need to succeed in the course, while you get the knowledge you need to make a difference in solving today's environmental issues. The MindTap online edit

The Wenchuan Earthquake of 2008: Anatomy of a Disaster
By Springer
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mpn: biography, ean: 9783642211584, isbn: 3642211585,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
''The Wenchuan Earthquake of 2008: Anatomy of a Disaster'' gives a detailed account of the damage, seismology and tectonics of the event and discusses earthquake prediction, seismic hazard and risk management, the creation and implementation of building codes, and new practices used in rescue, relief and reconstruction. It will be of significant interest to researchers and practitioners engaged in seismology, geophysics, engineering, the social sciences, and disaster management and recovery. It

Marine Biology: Function, Biodiversity, Ecology
By Oxford University Press, USA
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ean: 9780199857128, isbn: 0199857121,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
DISTINCTIVE FEATURES* Examines marine biology from a unique global and evolutionary perspective * Written in a clear, conversational style* Filled with full color photographs from the world's finest marine biologists* Robust pedagogy includes ''Key Concept'' headings, ''Basic Facts'' summaries, ''Going Deeper'' boxes, end of chapter exercises, and more~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~SUPPLEMENTSCompanion Website (www.oup.com/us/levinton): Maintained by the author, this comprehensive resource offers students ci

Conservation in the 21st Century: Gorillas as a Case Study (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects)
By Springer
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ean: 9781441943569, isbn: 1441943560,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
This volume identifies the primary problems faced in conserving wild populations of gorillas throughout Africa, pinpointing new approaches to solving these problems and outlining the increased role that zoos can play in gorilla conservation. It includes the in-depth expertise of field scientists in a variety of disciplines to discuss current conservation threats, novel approaches to conservation, and potential solutions.

Energy, Environment, and Climate (Third Edition)
By W. W. Norton & Company
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ean: 9780393622911, isbn: 0393622916,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
An engaging exploration of energy’s impact We live in a world where humans are using more energy with each passing year. This popular text explores the science behind energy production and its impact on the planet. While acknowledging that energy-driven climate change is the dominant energy issue of this century, author Richard Wolfson allows the science to speak for itself; students receive the tools and information they need to weigh challenging trade-offs and draw informed conclusions.

Environment and Society: A Critical Introduction
By Wiley-Blackwell
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mpn: 1118451562SR9, ean: 9781118451564, isbn: 9781118451564,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Substantially updated for the second edition, this engaging and innovative introduction to the environment and society uses key theoretical approaches to explore familiar objects. Features substantial revisions and updates for the second edition, including new chapters on E waste, mosquitoes and uranium, improved maps and graphics, new exercises, shorter theory chapters, and refocused sections on environmental solutions Discusses topics such as population and scarcity, commodities, environmen

Animal Behavior: An Evolutionary Approach
By Sinauer Associates is an imprint of Oxford University Press
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mpn: 9780878939664, ean: 9780878939664, isbn: 0878939660,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This new edition of Animal Behavior has been thoroughly rewritten with coverage of much recent work in animal behavior. The scope of the changes for the tenth edition, however, is much more all-encompassing than that of past revisions. Thoughtful suggestions from many readers inspired a major reorganization of the material, such that the new book presents the central concepts of animal behavior in a different sequence from prior editions:The Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection. Instead of i

Fundamentals of Sustainable Urban Renewal in Small and Mid-Sized Towns
By Springer
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mpn: 50334711, ean: 9783319744636, isbn: 3319744631,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
The book introduces challenges affecting smaller urban communities with fewer than 50,000 inhabitants and offers urban planning and building/architectural strategies to strengthen their city centers. It divides urban renewal of small towns into sub-components such as environmental challenges, demographic trends, economic changes and cultural aspects, and aging infrastructure. In each, context is established, and principles are outlined and illustrated. Topics include urban form, mobility and con

Truman's Scientific Guide to Pest Management Operations 7th Edition (Truman's Scientific Guide to Pe by PH.D Gary W. Bennett (2010) Hardcover
By Questex Media Group LLC & Purd
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ean: 9780979398612, isbn: 0979398614,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
The ''bible of the industry'' this is the long-awaited current updated version now available. The 7th edition of the Truman's Scientific Guide to Pest Management Operations is filled with hundreds of pages of detailed analysis of pests, methods of treatment, habits, habitats, characteristics and two new chapters including Bed Bugs/Other Blood-feeding Bugs and Principles of Pest Management/Green Pest Management. Now with more than 80 new photos, drawings and tables to enhance reader understanding

Evolutionary Ecology: The Trinidadian Guppy (Oxford Series in Ecology and Evolution)
By Brand: Oxford University Press, USA
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mpn: 9780198527862, ean: 9780198527862, isbn: 0198527861,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
This book celebrates the guppy's unique contribution to evolutionary ecology. Ever since Caryl Haskins described guppy populations as a 'natural experiment' because of the way predation pressure varies over a small geographical area, generations of researchers have been drawn to Trinidad to investigate evolution in the wild. The species continues to provide classic examples of natural selection in action and elegantly illustrates how ecology, evolution, and behaviour are interlinked. Anne Magurr

Ecology and Behaviour of North American Black Bears: Home Ranges, Habitat and Social Organization (Chapman & Hall Wildlife Ecology and Behaviour Series)
By Springer
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ean: 9780412579905, isbn: 0412579901,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
What main factors affect mammalian home-range and dynamics? To what extent do constraints on home range characteristics vary between the sexes? This book aims to address these issues by concentrating the authors' expertise and experience in studies of home ranges in general and focusing on their studies of the black bears of the Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, in particular. The authors provide an overview of black bears and methods for their study before discussing concepts of home range, develo

Pond Treatment Technology (Integrated Environmental Technology)
By Brand: IWA Publishing
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mpn: Illustrations, ean: 9781843390206, isbn: 1843390205,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Pond treatment technology is used in tens of thousands of applications serving many millions of people across the globe - why? Simply because it is efficient and effective. While pond treatment technology offers relative simplicity in its application, it incorporates a host of complex and diverse mechanisms that work to treat and cleanse polluted waters before their return to our environment. This book offers a comprehensive review of the pond technology field including the newest ideas and late

We Are Puget Sound: Discovering and Recovering the Salish Sea
By Braided River
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ean: 9781680512588, isbn: 1680512587,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Puget Sound is a magnificent and intricate estuary, the very core of life in Western Washington. Yet it’s also a place of broader significance: rivers rush from the Cascade and Olympic mountains and Canada’s coastal ranges through varied watersheds to feed the Sound, which forms the southern portion of a complex, international ecosystem known as the Salish Sea. A rich, life-sustaining home shared by two countries, as well as 50-plus Native American Tribes and First Nations, the Salish Sea is

Introduction to Emergency Management
By Butterworth-Heinemann
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mpn: 26724383, ean: 9780128030646, isbn: 012803064X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Introduction to Emergency Management sets the standard for excellence in the field and has educated a generation of emergency managers. Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola return for the sixth edition with an emphasis on climate change as a major hazard. Fully updated throughout for new regulations and workflows, with new case studies covering the latest in best practices, this classic textbook prepares students for the challenges of a career in emergency management.Expanded information on disaster rec

By Sinauer Associates is an imprint of Oxford University Press
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ean: 9781605356181, isbn: 9781605356181,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
The new fourth edition of Ecology maintains its focus on providing an easy to read and well organized text for instructors and students to explore the basics of ecology. This edition also continues with an increasing emphasis on enhancing student quantitative and problem solving skills. A new Hone Your Problem Solving Skills series has been added to the set of review questions at the end of each chapter. The questions expose students to hypothetical situations or existing data sets, and allow th

LEED Green Associate V4 Exam Complete Study Guide (Second Edition)
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ean: 9780994618016, isbn: 0994618018,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
*The ''Second Edition'' includes sample questions in the digital resources (see page 273 for online access).PASS THE LEED GREEN ASSOCIATE EXAM WITH FLYING COLORS!Having been widely adopted as the primary course material for bachelor’s and master’s degree classes in architecture and civil engineering in the universities all over the United States, the LEED Green Associate V4 Exam Complete Study Guide provides deep insight into the principles of green building; and helps the reader to learn, r

Human Anatomy (8th Edition)
By Pearson
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780134243818, isbn: 0134243811,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
  For one-semester courses in human anatomy.   Helps readers visualize human anatomy The #1 best-selling book for the human anatomy course, Human Anatomy, Eighth Edition is widely regarded as the most readable and visually accessible book on the market. The book’s hallmark strengths—detailed art that teaches better, a reader-friendly narrative, and easy-to-use media and assessment tools–are enhanced through assignable anatomy animations and tutorials in MasteringA&P, more prominen

Secrets of Snakes: The Science beyond the Myths (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series)
By Texas A&M University Press
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ean: 9781623497972, isbn: 1623497973,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Snakes inspire extreme reactions. Love or hate these limbless reptiles, almost everyone is fascinated by them. Although snakes are widespread and frequently encountered, they may be more misunderstood than any other group of animals. From giant rattlesnakes to mating dances, there are dozens of myths and misconceptions about snakes. In Secrets of Snakes: The Science beyond the Myths, wildlife biologist David Steen tackles the most frequently asked questions and clears up prevailing myths. In a c

Design of Earth Dams (Geotechnika)
By A L Goldin L N Rasskazov Ryszard B Zeidler
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ean: 9789061911739, isbn: 9061911737,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Earth dams are the most common impoundment structures, with stringent requirements imposed on their design and construction. Modern design require accurate static and dynamic computations based on thorough analysis of stress-strain conditions, as detailed in this handbook (translated from the RussiaDesign of Earth Dams Geotechnika 2 Selected Translations of Russian Geotechnical Literature.

The Thinking Person's Guide to Climate Change: Second Edition
By American Meteorological Society
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ean: 9781944970390, isbn: 1944970398,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Everybody can be a thinking person when it comes to climate change, and this book is a perfect roadmap.  Start a web search for “climate change” and the first three suggestions are “facts,” “news,” and “hoax.” The Thinking Person's Guide to Climate Change is rooted in the first, up to date on the second, and anything but the last. Produced by one of the most venerable atmospheric science organizations, it is a must-read for anyone looking for the full story on climate change.

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