Globalization Of Water

Author: Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444360191
Size: 36.30 MB
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Can trade enhance global water use efficiency, or does it simply shift the environmental burden to a distant location? This book offers a consumer-based indicator of each nation’s water use: the water footprint.

Global Environmental Diplomacy

Author: Mostafa Kamal Tolba
Publisher: MIT Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780262701228
Size: 76.74 MB
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Tolba tells the story of the negotiations that led to a number of landmark agreements, such as the Vienna Convention on Ozone and its Montreal Protocol, the Basel Convention on Hazardous Wastes, and the Biodiversity Convention.

Environmental Physiology Of Animals

Author: Pat Willmer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444309226
Size: 80.91 MB
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A companion site for this book with artwork for downloading is available at: www.blackwellpublishing.com/willmer/ This new and updated edition, with two entirely new chapters, provides a comprehensive coverage of the comparative physiology ...

Cadillac Desert

Author: Marc Reisner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440672828
Size: 23.62 MB
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"The definitive work on the West's water crisis." --Newsweek The story of the American West is the story of a relentless quest for a precious resource: water.

Inventing The Earth

Author: Barbara Kennedy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405172665
Size: 44.67 MB
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This book chronicles how successive generations of natural philosophers, geologists and geomorphologists have come to invent the view of the Earth over the past 250 years.

Threats To Global Water Security

Author: J. Anthony Jones
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9048123445
Size: 77.12 MB
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The move was initiated at the third World Water Forum in Kyoto, 2003, and it could prove the most significant and effective outcome of the triennial series of World Water For a yet.

An Introduction To Forensic Geoscience

Author: Elisa Bergslien
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444398334
Size: 29.90 MB
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The goal of this book is to give readers a familiarity with the wide range of ways in which geoscience principles and geological materials can be utilized forensically.

Water Cultural Diversity And Global Environmental Change

Author: Barbara Rose Johnston
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9400717741
Size: 28.68 MB
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Co-published with UNESCO A product of the UNESCO-IHP project on Water and Cultural Diversity, this book represents an effort to examine the complex role water plays as a force in sustaining, maintaining, and threatening the viability of ...