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Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 2 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 1 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Terra Nova. Globale Revolution und Heilung der Liebe
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: German. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
„Terra Nova“ beschreibt das Bild einer neuen Kultur: eine Erde ohne Krieg, eine Gesellschaft ohne Gewalt, eine Liebe ohne Lüge, ein Leben ohne Angst. Der Autor entwirft die neue Erde nicht nur in der Theorie, sondern spricht bereits aus der konkreten Erfahrung ihrer Entstehung. Das Buch ist die Essenz seiner über 40-jährigen Pionierarbeit im Aufbau funktionierender Gemeinschaften
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 1 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,800. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants.
Southern Cross Safari: Around Australia by bus and train
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 246,120. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Rubida ePress. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this intriguing travel narrative, author Bruce Gall takes the reader on a 26,000-kilometre (16,000-mile) bus and train trip around Australia, exploring the nature of the country, its fascinating wildlife and stunning landscapes.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Air (Rainbow Series) - Smoke Management, Air Quality, Visibility, Haze, Hazardous Air Pollutants, Emissions from Fires, Atmospheric and Plume Chemistry
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review about the effects of fire on air quality can assist land, fire, and air resource managers with fire and smoke planning, and their efforts to explain to others the science behind fire-related program policies and practices to improve air quality.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Soil and Water (Rainbow Series) - Wildfires and Ecosystems, Soil Chemistry, Biology, Hydrologic Cycle, Watersheds, Streamflows, Aquatic Biota, Wetlands
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,950. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review about the effects of fire on soils and water can assist land and fire managers with information on the physical, chemical, and biological effects of fire needed to successfully conduct ecosystem management, and effectively inform others about the role and impacts of wildland fire.
Oil Spills in Arctic Waters: An Introduction and Inventory of Research Activities and USARC Recommendations - Mitigation, Containment, Countermeasures, Cleanup and Recovery, Environmental Effects
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
This "white paper" is a compilation of research on oil spills in ice-covered Arctic waters and recommendations for future work. We identify research entities in governmental, nongovernmental, industrial, and private organizations, and provide an inventory of research projects.
Arctic Scientific Research: Global Warming, Climate Change, Sea Ice Loss, Environmental Change, Human Health, Natural Resources, Civil Infrastructure, Indigenous Languages, Alaska, UNCLOS
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
Four reports from the federal government provide unique information about Arctic scientific research, including goals and objectives for five priority research goals.
Physiology Made Interesting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This book is meant for those medical and general students who perceive physiology as a very difficult subject. The reality is that I have always enjoyed studying Physiology.This is my one of my favorite subjects,because I have always studied it in a story like way. I have written this book in a story like fashion as well. As all of us listen to the stories with great interest and enthusiasm .
American Arctic Policy and Plans: Obama National Strategy, Defense, DoD, NOAA, Coast Guard, Marine Corps Arctic Strategy, Assessing the Resource Gap in a Changing Arctic, Climate Change Impact
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 145,200. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
Eight official U.S. government and military documents provide insights into the American strategy for dealing with the increasingly ice-free Arctic.
Bear Trap Mountain
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Bear Trap Mountain is the story of a region that, after being destroyed by pollution and resulting industrial decay, is brought back to life by first, restoring the originally healthy environment, and second, from such old, revived roots, the people experience prosperity beyond their wildest hopes and dreams.
Cosmology on Trial: Cracking the Cosmic Code
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
A great summary study of the relevant details regarding modern cosmology without complex jargon. The author's approach is "Just the facts please, show me the evidence." The Big Bang, Gravity, Quantum Mechanics, and General Relativity are on trial and their apologists go to the witness stand. Will they survive the cross-examinations? A profound eye-opener of inconsistencies taught as "scientific".
Changes in the Arctic - Climate Change and Loss of Arctic Sea Ice, Claims and Sovereignty, Sea Transport, Oil, Gas, Mineral Exploration, Polar Icebreaking, Protected Species and Indigenous People
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
The diminishment of Arctic sea ice has led to increased human activities in the Arctic, and has heightened interest in, and concerns about, the region's future. The United States, by virtue of Alaska, is an Arctic country and has substantial interests in the region.
Научное и мистическое - рядом
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,390. Language: Russian. Published: November 12, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
Мы живём на Земле. Земля – наш общий дом. Но, что она такое? Неодушевлённые подмостки, на которых постоянно разыгрывается драма жизни? Или, всё-таки, Земля – живое существо, сопричастная нам особая форма жизни? Вопрос не нов, но, по-прежнему, весьма актуален. Попробуем ещё раз разобраться…
A Geometric Analysis of the Platonic Solids and other Semi-regular Polyhedra
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Geometry is the most fundamental subject in the universe, for it describes the relationships within and between all things. Discover the simple but powerful mathematics of the underlying geometric figures that shape our world.
The Universe - A short history of everything we know
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Join us on a journey billions of years in the making. A complete view of science in a simple logical sense - discover the true scale of our cosmos, your quantum twin and our fading hopes of interstellar travel. In part 2 we discover mother natures blueprints and a parallel Universe, all of which may help to explain the present crisis humanity faces.
My Interest in our Universe and Why We Are So Lucky to be Here
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
Wanting a way to share his love of the universe with his family, Tony Fellows began to jot down his musings on our universe and beyond. What follows is an informal and amusing look at quantum physics which explains things in a way that anyone - even the least scientifically minded, can understand.
How to Become Smarter
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Price: Free! Words: 187,020. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This ebook describes techniques for improvement of mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims, including the claim about intelligence tests.