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Corporate Environmental Management

1st Edition

John Darabaris
September 19, 2019

Establish an effective environmental performance program in your organization Providing an authoritative guideto managers responsible for their corporation’s environmental performance, Corporate Environmental Management details how to effectively develop, implement, and assess a sophisticated...

Water, Sustainable Development and the Nexus: Response to Climate Change

1st Edition

Velma I. Grover, Amani Alfarra
September 13, 2019

Water is intricately linked with food security, energy security, and sustainable development. As the world is moving towards sustainable development goals, it is critical to recognize the role of water in attaining these goals. The Water-Energy-Food Nexus draws attention to the complex and...

Corporate Environmental Management, Second Edition

2nd Edition

John Darabaris
June 26, 2019

Corporate Environmental Management, Second Edition, provides environmental industry executives, the investment community, and students a basis for measuring corporate environmental activities and standing. It offers a comprehensive understanding of the technical, cost, and regulatory issues that...

Sustainability: A Way to Abundance

1st Edition

Corrado Sommariva
March 01, 2018

The book describes mechanisms whereby the Earth naturally thrives towards energy and resources abundance and how unsustainable industrial practices alter this trend. Introduces the concept of earth energy and associates this to the conditions of the biosphere and emphasizes the possibilities with...

Shared Governance for Sustainable Working Landscapes

1st Edition

Timothy M. Gieseke
February 12, 2018

Sustaining our agricultural landscapes is no longer just a technical, scientific or even political problem, but it has evolved into a socially complex, so-called wicked problem of conflicting social governance and economics. This creates an extreme economic obstacle where the value of ecosystem...

Stratospheric Ozone and Man: Volume I

1st Edition

Frank A. Bower
December 13, 2017

The book, as originally conceived, was to be limited to technical considerations, but the scientific course of event has been so interwoven with non-scientific, but nevertheless related events, the authors felt necessary to include an account of this situation. Accordingly, the book is divided into...

Stratospheric Ozone and Man: Volume II

1st Edition

Frank A. Bower
December 08, 2017

The book, as originally conceived, was to be limited to technical considerations, but the scientific course of event has been so interwoven with non-scientific, but nevertheless related events, the authors felt necessary to include an account of this situation. Accordingly, the book is divided into...

Matrices and Graphs Stability Problems in Mathematical Ecology

1st Edition

D. Logofet
December 08, 2017

Intuitive ideas of stability in dynamics of a biological population, community, or ecosystem can be formalized in the framework of corresponding mathematical models. These are often represented by systems of ordinary differential equations or difference equations. Matrices and Graphs covers...

Environmental Economics for Watershed Restoration

1st Edition

Hale W. Thurston, Matthew T. Heberling, Alyse Schrecongost
June 14, 2017

Whether addressing pollution problems or helping protect a specific use, watershed associations are finding that the competition for funds is getting harder. While we can grasp the value of our streams for fishing or kayaking and other services, or their cultural value, or their value to an...

Economics and Ecology: United for a Sustainable World

1st Edition

Charles R. Beaton, Chris Maser
May 31, 2017

The earth, our home, is in crisis. There are two sides to this crisis—our global economy, and its effect on the ecology of our home planet. Despite conventional thinking that typical monetary and fiscal manipulations will put us back on the path of economic growth, the reality is not that simple....

Production, Growth, and the Environment: An Economic Approach

1st Edition

William L. Weber
March 30, 2017

Written in a way that facilitates understanding of complex concepts, laws, and policy, Production, Growth, and the Environment: An Economic Approach explores how economic growth usually makes people better off, but also asks at what environmental cost? These costs are not often realized until after...

Climate Change and the Oceanic Carbon Cycle: Variables and Consequences

1st Edition

Isabel Ferrera
January 11, 2017

This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. This valuable compendium provides an overview of the variables and consequences of oceanic carbon cycling in the context of climate change. The chapters highlight the importance of marine plankton in carbon processing as well as the effects of...

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