Environmental Policy
epub |eng | 2019-12-17 | Author:Scott Valentine

Common Organizational Instruments Within the NATO framework, organization instruments are essentially the boots-on-the-ground initiatives that governments support through agencies, advisory boards, public or industry one-stop energy shops, public think tanks, ...
( Category: Environmental Policy June 4,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andreas Østhagen

Hønneland, Geir. 2016. Russia and the Arctic: Environment, Identity and Foreign Policy. London: I.B. Tauris. Icelandic Coast Guard. 2016a. ‘Icelandic Coast Guard—Always Prepared.’ About Us. http://​www.​lhg.​is/​english/​icg/​about-us/​. ———. 2016b. ‘Icelandic SAR ...
( Category: Environmental Policy June 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-02 | Author:Art Cullen [Cullen, Art]

* * * — Their obvious concerns were borne out in 1996 when there was a big raid run by the U.S. Border Patrol and the Immigration and Naturalization Service ...
( Category: Ethnic Studies May 31,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-19 | Author:Heal, Geoffrey [Heal, Geoffrey]

Watersheds and wetlands are a good place to begin this journey: some of the most ubiquitous and important components of our natural capital, supporting life for billions of people, they ...
( Category: Economic Policy April 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Ronald Bailey [Bailey, Ronald]

The Biotech Farmer and the Organic Environmentalists Should Be Friends “The farmer and the cowman should be friends,” sing the folks in the 1943 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Oklahoma! So ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism April 14,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Bruce E. Johansen

“Blaming the Victims” The New York Times reported from the scene that Trump’s tone-deafness to massive human suffering had “provoked another wave of criticism from the island and its supporters. ...
( Category: Canadian April 9,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-14 | Author:Brian Eyler;

In response to concerns raised both locally and internationally, Laos’s Ministry of Energy and Mines produced a fact sheet called “Don Sahong Made Simple: Questions and Answers about the Don ...
( Category: Asian April 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-30 | Author:Solomon Goldstein-Rose [Goldstein-Rose, Solomon]

CATTLE METHANE EMISSIONS Livestock farming’s role in driving deforestation represents its largest contribution to emissions, but it creates emissions in another way as well. Cows, goats, and sheep belch methane ...
( Category: Environmental Policy April 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-25 | Author:Richard Broinowski

Chapter Seven Nuclear Nations THE CATASTROPHE AT Fukushima generated immediate environmental concern. Japan was offered technical advice about containing the situation from the International Atomic Energy Agency, the World Meteorological ...
( Category: Energy Production & Extraction March 31,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-30 | Author:Vandana Shiva

Biodiversity: Whose Resource? Biodiversity has always been a local common resource. A resource is property when social systems exist to use it on the principles of justice and sustainability. This ...
( Category: Environmental Policy March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-07 | Author:Michael Buckley [Buckley, Michael]

LHASA, SEPTEMBER 2010: ACROSS FROM THE YAK HOTEL AT THE SHANGRI-LA Restaurant, a nightly dinner-dance show for Chinese tourists is staged. Here, nomads have been reduced to a curiosity. Performers ...
( Category: Asian March 23,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2013-06-16 | Author:

For further discussion of “transferable development rights” (TDRs), see Chapter 27 in this volume. 27 A Market Approach to Land Preservation Elizabeth Kopits, Virginia McConnell, and Margaret Walls As more ...
( Category: Forests & Forestry March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Seth M. Siegel

The Wildly Varied Cost of Drinking Water Since it is a universal need and a basic government service, as a point of argument, it isn’t clear why anyone is obliged ...
( Category: Environmental Policy March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-13 | Author:Elana Freeland [Freeland, Elana]

Something unexpected is happening on the sun. 2013 is supposed to be the year of Solar Max, the peak of the 11-year sunspot cycle. Yet 2013 has arrived and solar ...
( Category: Environmental Policy March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Patrick J. Michaels & Paul C. Knappenberger [Michaels, Patrick J. & Knappenberger, Paul C.]

Typically, a doubling of the air ’s CO2 content above present-day concentrations raises the productivity of most herbaceous plants by about one-third; this positive response occurs in plants that utilize ...
( Category: Environmental Policy March 22,2020 )