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Guidelines for the fisheries and aquaculture sector on damage and needs assessments in emergencies
Price: Free! Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Populations depending on fisheries and aquaculture for their livelihoods are threatened not only by natural hazards but also by human-induced events and other developments beyond their control. A steering group of key fisheries and aquaculture sector stakeholders, FAO included, was formed to develop guidelines and best practice standards, and vulnerability analysis tools for the cluster.
A Study Guide On The “Environment”
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This Ebook consists of a brief study guide on the environment and includes 100 quotations from famous people.
SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
Price: $5.23 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Solid waste can be defined as the useless and unwanted products in the solid state derived from the activities of and discarded by society. It is produced either during production processes of a product or arise from the domestic or commercial sector when objects or materials are discarded after use as garbage, rubbish, refuse and litter. Solid waste generation, in one form or the other, is associ
All types of waste that we produce!!
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
City generates an estimated 13.8 tons of waste per month out of which 40% are biodegradable. There are serious compliance related issues and the provisions of Municipal waste handling rules 2000 have not been complied at all. The does not practice proper segregation, improper door to door collection or safe storage practices as required by law. The top management has not specified policy interven
SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Solid waste can be defined as the useless and unwanted products in the solid state derived from the activities of and discarded by society. It is produced either during production processes of a product or arise from the domestic or commercial sector when objects or materials are discarded after use as garbage, rubbish, refuse and litter. Solid waste generation, in one form or the other, is associ
Pollution Soup Cook: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Computational & Molecular Modeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
We make reservoir soups of pollutants that interact to break down or bind pollutants. The water is filled and surrounded with appropriate flora and (perhaps) fauna to suck up toxins into their bodies. All plants and animals will be harvested for burning or storage.
Waterworks: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply
The proposal suggests that upstream pumping of excess water runoff can solve water shortages, reduce the need for dams, and balance industrial and ecological concerns. River runoff energy supplies much of the power.
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,950. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Four reports from the federal government provide unique information about Arctic scientific research, including goals and objectives for five priority research goals.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Fauna (Rainbow Series) - Wildfires and Wildlife, Habitat, Succession, Regional Variation in Fire Regimes, Direct Effects of Fire and Animal Responses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
As conceptual background, these books provide technical support to fire and resource managers for carrying out interdisciplinary planning, which is essential to managing wildlands in an ecosystem context. Planners and managers will find the series helpful in many aspects of ecosystem-based management.
Wind Sucks. It Doesn't Blow. And Other Insights from Buckminster Fuller
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
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This short, illustrated book is about the observations and insights of Buckminster Fuller. Though he’s best remembered for the geodesic dome and Buckyballs, Fuller offered many thought-provoking ideas about evolution, history, technology and existence itself, including the observation that created the title for this book.
2014 Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide PMS 210 (Formerly Fireline Handbook PMS 410) - Firefighting Safety, Initial and Extended Attack, Pumps, Foam, Fireline Explosives, Tankers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide states, references, or supplements wildland fire incident management and operational standards established by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).
Terraforming: Ultimo Avviso
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: Italian. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
In “Terraforming: Ultimo Avviso” faremo un viaggio insieme nel futuro, scoprendo cosa potrebbe accadere alla Terra, alla nostra civiltà e ai nostri figli, a causa del riscaldamento globale. Scopriremo cosa ci attende se oggi non faremo nulla per arginare il degrado e lo sfruttamento insensato del meraviglioso, ma delicatissimo, ambiente che ci è stato dato in prestito dai nostri figli: la Terra.
Apprentissage en plein air
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: French. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
Apprentissage en plein air fournit un guide pratique pour inciter les élèves de sortir en dehors, ainsi que des suggestions utiles pour maximiser l’expérience d’apprentissage quand ils y arrivent.
Frilled Lizard or Frilled Neck Lizard. Pet Lizards Facts on Frilled Lizard, Frilled Dragon, purchasing, caring, diet, feeding, habitat, breeding. A Completer Owner’s Guide in color
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This is, to say the very least, not your average lizard! For many people having one of these beauties as a pet is about as close as they will ever come to owning a real life dinosaur of a living equivalent of a dragon, which is why you will sometimes see this species called the “frilled dragon lizard.” frilled lizards are known by several different names including frill-neck lizard, frilled neck,
Go Green
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Go Green Today and protect your Planet. This is a guide to learn how you can Go Green and protect the Environment. Discover the multitude of things that you can do at home to be Eco-Friendly.
Pest Control: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A suggestion for replacing poisons and habitat destruction with feeding pests in designated areas to control the population and keep them out of man's way.
El Avila -Un Museo Viviente Tercera Parte
Series: El Ávila -Un Museo Viviente, Aspectos Zoológicos. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / General
En este trabajo, el Profesor Bruno Manara nos hará un recorrido por el Ávila para hablarnos de su historia, mostrarnos unos sitios de interés y la variada flora de los distintos ambientes de nuestro Parque Nacional capitalino. De paso, nos enseñará varios animales que viven en el Parque. En esta tercera parte: Aspectos Zoológicos.