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Wildland Fire: Federal Agencies' Efforts to Reduce Wildland Fuels and Lower Risk to Communities and Ecosystems, and Climate Change: Potential Economic Costs and Opportunities to Reduce Federal Fiscal Exposure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Two reports are reproduced in this compilation: Wildland Fire: Federal Agencies' Efforts to Reduce Wildland Fuels and Lower Risk to Communities and Ecosystems, and Climate Change: Potential Economic Costs and Opportunities to Reduce Federal Fiscal Exposure.
Flood Survival - The Complete Guide on What to do Before, During, and After a Storm
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
According to FEMA, in the United States, you’re more likely to experience a flood than any other natural disaster. Within the pages of The Complete Flood Guide, the authors reveal the risk that a flood imposes on humans and their well-being, share powerful tips on storm preparation, and provide practical steps that will help you deal with the effects of floods.
Deserts & Droughts: How Does Land Ever Get Water
Series: Climate Basics. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2018 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Are you afraid the planet is drying out from Global Warming? Don't be. This short book explains why the Warming Alarmist position on droughts is upside-down, backwards and inside-out. It all has to do with how land ever gets water. Without warming, all the lands of Earth would be dry as a bone.
Traditional Agronomic Practices for Typical Land Classes Context of Climate Variability
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
Traditional Agronomic Practices for Typical Land Classes in the Context of Climate Variability. Situational analysis over a period of time in the two villages in the semi-arid drought-prone area in southern India.
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.
Turning Fog Into Beer: Making Sense Of Fog, Clouds, And Sky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
There is something about fog that makes it eerie. People say that fog is a low-lying cloud, but it feels more than that. Fog is not water; like ice is not water. Both are different phases of water. This book will explain common and uncommon phenomena related to water. Throughout the book there is an effort to make sense of fog, clouds, and the color of the sky.
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.
Complete Guide to Weather Satellites: NOAA Polar and Geostationary Satellites, GOES, POES, JPSS, DMSP, Potential Critical Gaps in Data, Program History, Military and Earth Observation, Forecasting
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique collection of government documents provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of current and planned American weather satellites, with material from NOAA, NASA, and independent reviews of the troubled replacement program.
How To Use 80% Less Water and Live Respectably
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by infoway. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
The author lives an extreme water conservation and low carbon footprint lifestyle. This ebook gives specifics concerning it and how he so effectively uses so little water compared to the general population.
Tornado Buster: An Essay
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Prevent tornadoes by discharging electric energy into the earth via flying lightning rods. Build heavy lift high torque engine, slow moving planes to do so. Large propellers, big air foil area, extended landing gear and discharge cables.
Assessment Report: Causes and Predictability of the 2011-14 California Drought - NOAA Drought Task Force - Climate Change Global Warming Contribution, Data, Simulations, Winter Precipitation, SST
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
The causes and predictability of the California drought during the three consecutive rainy seasons (November-April) 2011/12 to 2013/14 are analyzed using observations and ensembles of simulations conducted with seven atmosphere models forced by observed sea surface temperatures (SSTs).
Edge of Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Hurricane Katrina was a tragedy for many, but did birth a great revival in energy and enterprise for the area, and for me. Many from the New Orleans area have their "Katrina stories," and this is mine.
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?
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.
Historic Reclamation Projects: Project Skywater - Rainmaking, Weather Modification, History and Politics, Technology, Testing, and Implementation
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Skywater aimed to demonstrably prove that there was a practical basis for weather modification, as it was popularly called, in terms of cost-benefit and environmental sensibility.
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.
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.
Space Clouds: A Short Guide to Observing Noctilucent Clouds and the Science Behind Them
Price: $8.44 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Noctilucent clouds are spectacular formations that shine in the dead of summer night. If you've never seen them before, or if you want to know more about how they form and how scientists study them, this handy guide written for a general audience will take you gently by the hand. Packed with stunning images of 'space clouds', this guide will take you on a tour of Earth's highest, coldest clouds!
History of American Weather and Climate Modification: Hurricane Modification Attempts with Project Stormfury, Project Skyfire, Whitetop, Skywater, Cloud Seeding, Hail Suppression, Ionosphere
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
Ten unique government reports document the history of attempted weather and climate modification efforts, including Defense Department projections of future programs and a detailed history of Project Stormfury and related hurricane modification trials.
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.