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The impact of disasters on agriculture and food security
Price: Free! Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
This study assesses the impact of medium to large scale natural hazards and disasters on the agriculture sector and subsectors in developing countries between 2003 and 2013, focusing on direct physical damage and indirect economic losses. The findings of the study are expected to support national and international efforts to reduce damage and losses caused by disasters.
Ice Age
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
The theory that came in from the cold... John and Mary Gribbin tell the remarkable story of how we came to understand the phenomenon of Ice Ages. How frequently do Ice Ages occur? How do astronomical rhythms affect the Earth's climate? Have there always been two polar ice caps? What does the future hold?
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 1 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art. The environment is in control in wildland firefighting.
2017 National Hurricane Operations Plan: Fascinating Comprehensive Guide to Official Weather Service Products and Data Sources Used to Track Tropical Storms for Emergency Managers and Weather Geeks
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,010. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This official guide from NOAA, released in late 2017, provides authoritative and up-to-date information about all aspects of hurricane forecasting and warnings, with material of keen interest to both emergency managers and weather geeks.
The Whys and Whats of Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Weather science writer and analyst Steven Roberts invites you to come along as he goes well beyond discussing blizzards, climate change, El Niño, flash flooding and hurricanes. Here, you’ll learn about the Alberta Clipper, cell splitters, diurnal swing, omega blocks, snow bombs, train echo wave patterns, wintercanes and much more. Includes numerous links to online photos of weather phenomena.
Universal Mass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Every living creature on planet Earth shrank in size by a factor of five. What used to weigh 100 pounds now weighs 20 pounds. Elephants the size of dogs, pigs the size of mice, mice the size of aphids, humans the size of groundhogs are now the norm.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Meteorological and Oceanographic Operations (Joint Publication 3-59) - 2012 Version, Collection, Analysis, Prediction, Data Sources
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,460. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
This publication sets forth the joint doctrine for the planning and execution of meteorological and oceanographic operations in support of joint operations throughout the range of military operations.
Căldura - Termodinamica fenomenologică
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,060. Language: Romanian. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mechanics / Thermodynamics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Despre căldură, temperatură, și modalități de măsurare, și aplicații practice în inginerie. Un punct de vedere contemporan privind energia, termodinamica și legile ei.
The Long, Hard Winter of 1880-81 What was it Really Like?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » History » American
Laura Ingalls Wilder's classic novel The Long Winter tells the riveting story of the winter of 1880-81 with three day blizzards, forty ton trains stuck in the snow, houses buried in snowdrifts and a town that nearly starved. How much of her story was fact, and how much was fiction? Using newspaper articles, autobiographies and historical accounts, the story of the monster winter of '80-81 is told.
Fire Weather (Agriculture Handbook 360) Part 2 - Guide for Application of Meteorological Information to Forest Fire Control Operations, Winds, Moisture, Temperature, Fronts, Thunderstorms, Climate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Weather is never static. It is always dynamic. Its interpretation is an art.The environment is in control in wildland firefighting. Free-burning fires are literally nourished by weather elements, atmospheric components, and atmospheric motion.