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Desert Spring - Learning to Love and Preserve Wild Arizona
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This is a colorful first-hand account of one person's journey from a New Jersey-Manhattan commuter to a desert trekker and then advocate for one of Arizona's most successful land preservation programs. The story includes evocative narrative about the author’s many desert adventures, as well as the hard-fought battles involved in the preservation of natural areas threatened by development.
Hunting Practices of the Wachiperi: Demystifying Indigenous Environmental Behavior
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
What makes indigenous peoples conserve or degrade biodiversity? This study provides a superb example of the changing environmental behavior of indigenous groups in light of widespread phenomena such as cultural change, market expansion, and greater diversification of livelihoods.
Where's Jim & Ed? Drift Fishing the Holston River, TN
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
This ebook is a non-fiction picture essay about the adventures of two friends (Jim & Ed) as they fly fish for trout from a drift boat in the Holston River, Tennessee. The two friends have always wanted to use a drift boad to fish the Coosa River in Alabama for bass and crappie. However, they discover that the only guided drift boat fishing guides in Alabama have retired- time to move on.
Everything You Need to Know About Climate Change (2014)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cutting through the BS, an examination of the science and politics behind climate change. For anyone unconvinced (or desiring to convince others) this is the best starting point for learning about this important global issue.
Amplifying the Waves: The Role of Electromagnetic Pollution in EMF Sensitivity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
After successfully treating her EMF Sensitivity, Dr. Elizabeth Maxim focused her research on answering two questions: 1. Why do some people suffer when around electromagnetic frequencies? The answer lay with the adrenals and the way the immune system responds to EMF 2. Why are more people suffering from EMF Sensitivity? The answer lay in the nature of EMF and how they interact with each other
European Disposal Operations
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Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Ticking Time Bomb. Between 1946 and 1990, on the order of 754,975 tons (over 1.5 billion pounds or 684 million kilograms) of chemical weapons were disposed in European waters. At least 21 European Nations are now potentially at risk because of the expected toxic effect on marine life and the food chain.
Can America Survive?
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,230. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This book shows that when fossil-fuel reserves deplete in a few years, Earth’s total human population will drop to about 500 million people or less. The book describes a “minimal regret” population -- a long-term-sustainable, environmentally sound population consisting of a single industrialized nation of five million people and a hunter-gatherer population of five million.
Mother Earth What a Life You've Had!
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Price: Free! Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This book summarizes most of the known hazards life on planet Earth has encountered since it began. These include volcanoes, comets, asteroids, and unknown causes of major and minor extinctions.
Bird Flu: A Tale Of Feathers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Hyper Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
In a remote corner of Romania, the waves of the Black Sea kissed the shore gently, like a mother tenderly putting her child to sleep. Migratory birds rested nearby, their feathers quiet under the calm, dark, mid-September evening—a welcomed stop for tired wings. The air was just turning cool as summer reached toward autumn, shedding its light plumage for a more somber, dense covering.
Mountains Don't Grow Back
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
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"Mountains Don’t Grow Back" is a rhythmic and inspirational nonfiction picture book that introduces children to environmentalism, mining and renewable energies. It is created for children aged 5 to 10, to be read with or without a grown up. A short glossary links children to more information on Wikipedia, ideal for smart devices. Written by Julie Speer and illustrated by Hannah Burns Hryze.
Pollution Solution: An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Several suggestions for ameliorating pollution are offered: separate cities for work and residence, hydrogen fuel produced at sea, dirty industry moved offshore over the deep basins of the oceans outside of ocean current paths, the moon as a platform for space industry. Some comments on difficulties and motivation are included.
The Story of Aqualead: A New Healing Energy for a New Earth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
The Story of Aqualead is a narration of the author’s memoirs of her years living in Argentina, and her unusual encounter with a new healing energy called Aqualead. She relates her incredible journey of relocating to South America from her home in Canada, and how she inadvertently channelled and developed a new healing system destined to heal water and rebalance nature.
Poems of Nature
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Series: Sailor Poet - Suite Two, 3 of 4 ยท Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 3 of 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The 4th of my nine eBooks of poetry is about the joys of the natural world, both ashore and afloat, to accompany those on Love, Friends, Mystery, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Here you will find flora and fauna, and impressions of the joys of the beautiful English countryside, and seas of both the northern and southern hemispheres. Get carried away!
Juicio a los Humanos
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: Spanish. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Los animales del planeta Tierra se han reunido en la selva para celebrar un juicio extraordinario. Acusan al Ser Humano de crímenes atroces: Calumnias, Malos Tratos, y Genocidio. Llegó la hora de enfrentarse a la Ley de la Jungla.
Humans On Trial: An Ecological Fable
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Representatives from every species have gathered in the jungle for an extraordinary trial. The Human Being is accused of atrocious crimes against its fellow creatures: Slander, Physical Abuse and Genocide. The time has come for us to face the Law of the Jungle.
Connections To The Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Are we disconnecting from the Earth? Ross Lamond thinks so and suggests we are ‘disconnecting’ through technology, mechanisation and drift to the cities. They are taking us down pathways into unknowns.
Birds of Western Wolli Creek: A case study in local extinction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
This is a study of the birds found in the western part of the Wolli Creek Valley, about 8km from Sydney's CDB. It also serves as a case study of the increasing localised extinction of native birds in Sydney. This development, which has received little media attention, mirrors broader loss of native birds across south-eastern Australia.
A Walk Across Suburbia: One Man's Journey Through His Neighborhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Why go to the farthest reaches of the earth to explore when you can do so in your own backyard? Author and adventurer Ken Ilgunas sets out on a bizarre journey to explore his boyhood suburb anew.
GASIFICATION TECHNOLOGY MOVES LOCKHEED MARTIN INTO WASTE TO ENERGY
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Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
U.S. defense contractor, Lockheed Martin is moving into the waste to fuel gasification technology business, following a deal with LA based waste to fuels specialist, Concord Blue.
Up to speed: Gaia Theory
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Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Forty years ago, freelance scientist James Lovelock got a job with NASA to detect life on Mars. Lovelock found that you didn't have to go to Mars to know it is lifeless and so was born Gaia Theory. Gaia says that the sum of earth's living systems behave like a controlling 'super-organism' that tweaks the chemistry of the ocean and the atmosphere to keep conditions just the way it likes.