Environmental Science

Environmental Law, Management, and Compliance

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Climate Change Impacts on Coastal Soil and Water Management

1st Edition

Zied Haj-Amor, Salem Bouri
February 12, 2020

Climate Change Impacts on Coastal Soil and Water Management discusses the latest approaches for monitoring soil and water degradation in coastal regions under current climate conditions as well as potential further changes in the future. It presents an overview of climate change impacts on soil and...

The Economics of International Trade and the Environment

1st Edition

Amitrajeet A Batabyal, Hamid Beladi
January 29, 2020

Issues related to environmental protection and trade liberalization have moved to the forefront of international policy agendas. The Economics of International Trade and the Environment explores - from an economic standpoint - many of the questions that are germane in increasing our knowledge of...

Selective Licensing: The Basis for a Collaborative Approach to Addressing Health Inequalities

1st Edition

Paul Oatt
December 17, 2019

In recent years, the private rented sector has overtaken social housing to become the main housing provider with some of the worse housing conditions that are linked to preventable health inequalities. This book seeks to expand upon previous research in the area with a focus on selective licensing...

Handbook for Environmental Risk Decision Making: Values, Perceptions, and Ethics

1st Edition

C. Richard Cothern
December 17, 2019

This handbook describes the broad aspects of risk management involving scientific policy judgment, uncertainty analysis, perception considerations, statistical insights, and strategic thinking. This book presents all the important concepts to enable the reader to "see the big picture." This ability...

Coastal Zone Management Handbook

1st Edition

John R. Clark
December 13, 2019

Coastal Zone Management Handbook comprises the first complete manual on coastal resource planning and management technology. Written by an international consultant, this handbook reflects a global perspective on the natural resources, sensitivities, economics, development, productivity, and...

Enterprise GIS: Concepts and Applications

1st Edition

John R. Woodard
December 11, 2019

This book defines and discusses how the field of Enterprise Architecture (EA) can be incorporated into the design of Enterprise Geographic Information Systems (EGIS). The objective of EA is to develop a strategic plan that structures an organization’s resources (data, information, people, and...

Smart Geospatial Practices and Applications in Local Government: An Altogether Different Language

1st Edition

David A. Holdstock
December 09, 2019

The demand on local government to do more with less by improving operations, increasing productivity, and making better and more informed decisions increases constantly. On a departmental level Geographic Information Systems are helping meet this demand but the majority of local government...

Environmental Compliance and Sustainability: Global Challenges and Perspectives

1st Edition

Daniel T. Rogers
November 19, 2019

This book provides a critical understanding of the challenges that exist in protecting the local and global environment through compliance efforts using existing environmental regulations. The best compliance measures with the most useful regulations from over 50 countries are surveyed and are...

Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Improving Air Quality: Two Interrelated Global Challenges

1st Edition

Larry E. Erickson, Gary Brase
November 15, 2019

The world’s atmosphere is a common resource. Air quality, along with energy, transportation, and climate change have significant impacts on our lives and this book helps readers understand the changes happening at the nexus of these areas, as they relate to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and...

Sustainability and the Rights of Nature in Practice

1st Edition

Cameron La Follette, Chris Maser
October 24, 2019

Sustainability and the Rights of Nature in Practice is the much-needed complementary volume to Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction (CRC Press, May 2017). The first book laid out the international precursors for the Rights of Nature doctrine and described the changes required to...

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...

Security Management for Occupational Safety

1st Edition

Michael Land
September 05, 2019

How far would or should you go to feel secure? While everyone wants safety and security, the measures to achieve it are often viewed of as intrusive, unwanted, a hassle, and limiting to personal and professional freedoms. Yet, when an incident occurs, we can never have enough security. Security...