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Tree Care Kit
Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Learn how to improve urban tree health, position urban trees to better withstand severe weather (hurricane, ice storms, drought), and minimize damage and loss of not only the beloved trees, but also surrounding structures (homes, vehicles, powerlines, etc.) -- Be Tree Wise. Protect Life and Limbs.
2012 Biomass Energy Guide: Biomass Multi-Year Program Plan and Biomass Biennial Review Report - Biomass to Bioenergy Conversion, Energy Crops, Algae, Wastes, Feedstock Supply, Markets, Transportation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This important up-to-date guide to biomass fuels and bioenergy contains two major Department of Energy reports converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction.
Les Grandes Vagues de Changement
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Dans les temps difficiles à venir, comment saurez-vous quoi faire? *Augmentation de la rigueur économique et de l'instabilité politique *Diminution des ressources énérgétiques et naturelles *Changements climatiques et conditions météorologiques catastrophiques *Perte de terres arables et d'eau douce *Maladies Pandémiques *Escalade de conflits mondiaux
The Variety and Ecology of Galls, With a Focus on Those Induced on Oak Species
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This research article discusses galls, the homes of insect larvae which are created by manipulating the host tree to build the homes for them. I will discuss identification and explanation of galls through their strange and beautiful arrangements, as well as understanding the life cycle of the gall-encased insects, and also the secondary uses of galls by humans.
Makers of the Environment : Building Resilience Into Our World, One Model at a Time.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Makers of the Environment merges storytelling with everyday reality to offer a moment where we can rethink our expectations to understand how technology can and should be used to improve our world. The book makes the extraordinary ordinary, offering a vision on how society can take advantage of new and emerging technology to create a better, more sustainable world for our children.
La marcha de los árboles y la revolución de las flores
You set the price! Words: 9,050. Language: Spanish. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
conoce las consecuencias eco-sociales que el capitalismo inconsciente ha provocado en las urbes y como la esclavitud de la psique colectiva ha financiado sus crímenes. Hoy,ya existen las tecnologías y los medios para emanciparse de este sistema y comenzar uno mas coherente con el ser del hombre y la naturaleza, te invito a que conozcas la manera de sustituir al sistema desde casa
An Exploration of Patterns and Color Palettes of Snakes
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This research article discusses the appearance of snakes, in regards to their color variation and the patterns arranged on their scales. Snakes throughout the world are found in every color of the rainbow and range from bearing solid markings to intricate geometric patterns on their skin. Emphasis of this article is placed on understanding as well as appreciating the reasons for such diversity.
Easy to Be Green: A Guide for Small Enterprises
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Easy to be Green is a concise, informative, and cost effective guide to help transform the smallest business into an environmentally proactive powerhouse. Veteran small business owners and operators, Jan Triplett and Chris Pasch, have created this collection of easy to follow tips and explanations designed to catapult your small or home-based business into a “greener” future.
I Am With You: The Earth Wants to Talk with Us
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,920. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
In 1996, Sten Linnander experienced the Earth speaking to him in a clear, unequivocal voice. Thus began a three-month series of communications between the author and the Earth. It then took Sten fifteen years to overcome his doubts and skepticism, both about the statements made by the Earth and how they would be received by the public. You can now read these communications for yourself.
21st Century Essential Guide to the Keystone XL Pipeline from Canada to the Gulf Coast: Risks to the Environment and Water Resources
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Gain a complete understanding of the important controversy about the Keystone XL pipeline project with this flowing-text e-book containing a collection of official documents - including significant excerpts from the Final Environmental Impact Statement - on the risks of the pipeline.
Down East Carolina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Two retirees find something completely different when they move an old "fixer" cottage to the edge of a beautiful North Carolina tidal marsh and then enjoy the next eight years in their special "Garden of Eden".
2012 Guide to Natural Gas Hydraulic Fracturing from Shale Formations - Improving the Safety and Performance of Hydraulic Fracturing and Fracking
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The important controversy over hydraulic fracturing for shale gas production is covered in detail in this ebook, with a collection of up-to-date official documents and publications on the risks and rewards of shale gas. New material includes the work of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Natural Gas Subcommittee striving to improve the safety and environmental performance of fracturing.
Japan's Tipping Point: Crucial Choices in the Post-Fukushima World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
JAPAN'S TIPPING POINT is a small book on a huge topic. In the post-Fukushima era, Japan is the "canary in the coal mine" for the world. Can Japan radically shift its energy policy, become greener, more self-sufficient, and avoid catastrophic impacts on the climate? Mark Pendergrast arrived in Japan exactly two months after the Fukushima meltdown. This book is his eye-opening account.
Solyndra and the Department of Energy Loan Guarantee Program: House Hearings on Stimulus Funding for Solar Energy Company
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
On September 14, 2011, the House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Energy and Commerce Committee held a hearing entitled “Solyndra and The DOE Loan Guarantee Program.”
Hope As A Positive Tipping Point; The Art And Science Of Global Hope In Health, Business, Energy & The Future
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Years ago, 2 angels offered Dr. Goodheart a vision of hope. Find out how these angels offer humanity insights and strategies that work for seven future generations. Find out where we are all going. There are huge paradigm shifts coming in healthcare, energy production/use, religions, etc. Internet links and videos make this Ebook a multi-dimensional experience. "A leader is a dealer in hope"
Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Report on the Causes of the April 20, 2010 Macondo Well Blowout
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This long-awaited report, issued on September 14 2011 by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement of the Department of Interior, provides authoritative, official findings on the investigation into the causes of the Macondo well blowout on the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual - FM 3-100.4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual (FM 3-100.4) guides the United States (US) Army and the US Marine Corps (USMC) in applying appropriate environmental protection procedures during all types of operations.
Methane Production Guide - how to make biogas. Three simple anaerobic digesters for home construction (Jemmett Engineering Energy Guides)
You set the price! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
The book starts by describing the basic properties of methane or biogas. This gas can be made using simple apparatus and a process know as anaerobic digestion. Anaerobic digestion is one of the most common biological procedures in nature, as the name implies, it means to carry or breakdown in the absence of air. Once you know the principles of this process it is possible to make biogas in small or
A Hitchhiker's Tao; Thumbing Your Way to Enlightenment
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 77,590. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
a Hitchhiker’s Tao is an exposition of mysticism and spirituality themed on my extensive experience thumbing around America - between 1968 and 1980 I did 60 to 70,000 miles. Around half of that was done without money. The Oregon commune I lived on for nearly five years provided a great springboard for hitching exploration as well as an education in cosmic togetherness.
Cultivating a Movement: An Oral History of Organic Farming and Sustainable Agriculture on California's Central Coast
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A synergistic web of visionary farmers, activists, educators, and researchers is transforming the food system in Central California and beyond. This sampling of narratives drawn from the first oral history of organic and sustainable farming documents a multifaceted and interdependent community of change-makers who speak for themselves, offering a window into the dynamic history of a movement.