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Environment
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Joelle Gergis [Gergis, Joelle]

27 NATURAL VARIABILITY VERSUS HUMAN INFLUENCE Before the Industrial Revolution kicked off around 1750, the Earth’s climate was almost purely operating under natural conditions. Because the human population was still ...
( Category: Weather January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-02 | Author:Charles Massy [Massy, Charles]

( Category: Conservation January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-05 | Author:Stephen Nash [Nash, Stephen]

Not long ago, evincing concern about climate change and other environmental threats, the BLM convened a group of federal scientists to develop a national “Rapid Ecoregional Assessments” technique, “to more ...
( Category: Natural Resources January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-29 | Author:B.J. Hollars [Hollars, B.J.]

Stanley Temple has hardly left the lectern before Joel Greenberg leaps to take his place. Greenberg is in many ways the opposite of the more reserved Schorger: a loquacious, booming-voiced ...
( Category: Bird Field Guides January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-22 | Author:Brett Favaro

PURCHASE COST The first challenge with current EVs is the initial cost of buying them. EVs targeted at the mass market are more expensive than an “equivalent” ICE car. For ...
( Category: Weather January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Serreze, Mark C. [Serreze, Mark C.]

EPIPHANY The new century dawned. Arctic changes became ever more obvious and now clearly included the Greenland ice sheet, ice caps, and glaciers. Even the landscape was changing, with areas ...
( Category: Environmental Science January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Sam Mickey,Sean Kelly,Adam Robbert [Sam Mickey,Sean Kelly,Adam Robbert]

8 FIVE PRINCIPLES OF INTEGRAL ECOLOGY Sean Kelly A LOOMING MASS EXTINCTION of species the likes of which has not been seen in 65 million years, global climate change, habitat ...
( Category: Ecology January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-01 | Author:Kevin M. Bailey

7: Crimson Tide The Bay of Fundy Weir Fishery and a Conflict with Green Power “I am a fisherman,” Darren Porter said in a thick Scotian accent. “It’s not only ...
( Category: Marine Biology January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-23 | Author:Mikael D. Wolfe

FIG. 5.1 Sculpture of Cárdenas at the dam that bears his name, flanked on each side by his workers and técnicos. Photograph by the author, 2006. Mike Davis explains that ...
( Category: Caribbean & Latin American January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-02 | Author:Geoffrey Parker [Parker, Geoffrey]

CHAPTER FIFTEEN The Americas, Africa and Australia1 Most of the surviving human and natural archives from the mid-seventeenth century relate to Europe and Asia. Despite the immense size of the ...
( Category: History & Theory January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-15 | Author:Jennifer Thomson

Conclusion This book opened by weaving together two claims. First, there is no way to think about our present environment without also thinking about health. Second, health and environmental activism ...
( Category: Environmental Policy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-20 | Author:Loren Eiseley [Eiseley, Loren]

1 “Note on Absolute Chronology of Human Evolution,” Science 123 (1956), pp. 924–26. 2 Embryos and Ancestors, rev. ed. (New York, Oxford, 1951), p. 93. MAN OF THE FUTURE There ...
( Category: Wildlife January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-16 | Author:Tim Flannery

Oolacunta! 2004 I’M WRITING THESE words in 2003, on my way home from London where I’ve been studying some of Australia’s most interesting mammals. It’s been a sad pilgrimage, but ...
( Category: Conservation January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Susan Strasser

CHAPTER FIVE Making Do and Buying New in Hard Times Writing in House & Garden in 1930, Richardson Wright, the magazine’s editor and the author of the recent Hawkers and ...
( Category: Environmental January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-01 | Author:Macfarlane, Robert & Robert Macfarlane

~ Looking back afterwards, from the far side of the Wall – though there were other hazards there, and other wonders too – I recall the crossing chiefly as a ...
( Category: Conservation January 3,2020 )