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Hives in the City: Keeping Honey Bees Alive in an Urban World
By Alison Gillespie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,670. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Hives in the City tells the story of urban beekeepers working in the cities of the Mid-Atlantic region of the US. They keep their bees in surprising locations -- sometimes with surprisingly good results. But just as in other locations, bees in the cities often struggle. This book includes anecdotes about urban beekeeping, research on CCD, and information for those who want to help the bees.
Voda - od izvira do izpusta
By Statistični urad Republike Slovenije
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: Slovenian. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Statistics
Vodni viri so eden najpomembnejših strateških virov. Ob povečanih pritiskih na okolje se povečujejo tudi pritiski na vodne vire. V publikaciji so zajete informacije o vodnih virih v Sloveniji in o našem ravnanju z njimi.
Algae+Rhythm, Algae-Rhyme:Apt surgical rotation app
By Sari Grove
Series: Grove Health Sciences, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 24,820. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A book is an app that you read...Algae is one of the most pervasive things that grow in Nature...Rhythm & Rhyme are known mnemonic methods in Medical school...This is Book 3 in the Grove Health Sciences series...The main push forward here is the creating of Sidedness in the brain & body parts according to gender...Could women be natural lefties? Is the front of the body male dominant? Big ideas...
2014 Complete Guide to the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline: State Department Final Supplemental EIS, Risks to the Environment and Water Resources, Congressional Report
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 203,160. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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 the State Department Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) executive summary released in January 2014 - on the risks of the pipeline.
If the Earth Suddenly Stopped Spinning
By Ian Hall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Imagine if the earth could suddenly stop spinning. What would happen to Humanity? How would we cope with both the cataclysmic event and the subsequent conditions afterwords. In this premise, Ian investigates the effects of a slow halt, and a far more sudden one. Would mankind survive such a devastation? More to the point, would we want to? Conjecture and facts collide in this fascinating work.
Crown Environmental Management: Climate Change, Geoengineering and Environmental Modification Techniques (ENMOD)
By Paavo Looke
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Politicians, NGOs, scientists and business executives at the Warsaw Climate Summit have failed to acknowledge the fact, amply documented, that climate can be manipulated as a result of environmental modification techniques (ENMOD).
The Lowdown on GMOs: According to Science
By Fourat Janabi
Price: Free! Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Distrust of GMOs has increased in recent years from initiatives to label, ban, or warn the public. The Lowdown on GMOs features contributions by public scientists, authors, farmers, science writers and journalists answering the hard questions with elegance, ease, and evidence. This is a book for those who want to know what the evidence says and the implications of our actions regarding GMOs.
Climate Change: How To Find A Safe Haven
By Ray Kania
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Climate Change: How To Find A Safe Haven includes a brief history of how corporations in 1999 persuaded the United Nations to support the building of regional trading regions and trade agreements between nations, creating a global system of governance based on those trade agreements, appointed institutions, and international regulations.
Global Warming Science Not Sentiment
By Lionel Latigan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A short book about Global Warming and its problems and possible solutions. Covering from electricity generation through timber barons to over population, it is controversial with the intention of encouraging debate.
XING Crown Eco Org: Whatcom council forum on environment canceled
By Fearl harbor
Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
With no conservative candidates | BELLINGHAM TheNewsTribune - A candidate forum on growth and the environment was canceled because none of the four conservative Whatcom County Council hopefuls were going to participate. | http://crowncapitalmngt.newsvine.com/
Killing Us Softly: A Young Person's Perspective on Climate Change
By Dean Williams
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This is an original research article by a second-year high school student on climate change. The article lays out the evidence for climate change and suggests solutions for the crisis.
Environmental Laws Applicable to Construction and Operation of Ethanol Plants - NEPA, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Pollution Prevention Act
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This compliance assistance manual serves as a road map of information on federal environmental programs and federal and state agency roles. Air, water, hazardous waste, accident prevention and release reporting are examples of requirements that might apply.
The Economics of True Sustainability
By Tom Bender
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
A new economics ten times as effective as present, revealing we have enough resources and energy to make the whole world a success. Embraces ecological systems, material/energy resource limits, life-force energy. Includes vital core aspects of life - values, life goals, and the sacred - restoring their visibility and attainability. Resolves core dysfunctionalities of our culture.
Российский Север и Северная Европа
By Oleg Andreev
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: Russian. Published: April 23, 2013 by irisbook publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
В данный сборник включены совместные статьи за 1992 - 2012 годы по социально-экономическим вопросам российского Севера и Северной Европы.
Climate Change and Global Warming Encyclopedia: Sweeping Coverage of All Aspects of Carbon Dioxide and Greenhouse Gases, Sea Levels, Ecosystems, Computer Models, Extreme Weather, Energy and Carbon
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 474,080. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Investigate all aspects of climate change and global warming in this massive, authoritative compilation of up-to-date official documents from dozens of federal sources.
Red Sand Green Heart
By John Read
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,080. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Page Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Red Sand Green Heart explains how the unique wildlife and vegetation of the Australian outback have been shaped by the harsh climate of this vast, infertile land. Through vivid, personal stories John shares his experiences as an ecologist making new discoveries, challenging conventional approaches to pastoralism, mining, tourism and environmental management.
14 Fun Facts About the Danube
By Jeannie Meekins
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
The Danube is a romantic river. It begins in the Black Forest of Germany, slashes gorges through the mountains and meanders along broad plains. Many castles and palaces have been built along its banks. Many cities have been built, destroyed and rebuilt. A truly international river, it is a source of travel and trade for many European countries. Discover some fun facts about this fascinating river.
All Our Relations: GreenSpirit Connections With the More-Than-Human World
By Marian McCain
Series: GreenSpirit ebooks. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by GreenSpirit Ebooks. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A book that celebrates and honours our relationships with all those other life forms who share our Earth. How we treat these 'fellow-travellers,' how we perceive them and interact with them—and the extent to which we love and respect them—is a measure of our humanity and our spiritual evolution. The greater our appreciation for them, the more they teach us and the more joy they bring to our lives.
Trees In My Life
By Jerome Francis Lusa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This short memoir is a homage to the trees that I have touched and that have sustained me.
Creating Loving Ecosystems
By Jesus (AJ Miller)
Price: Free! Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This ebook is a transcript of a series of audio presentations 
delivered by Jesus (AJ Miller) on 6th November 2012 in Kentucky, Australia. In these audios he describes the principles of how to create a loving ecosystem, including how humans are connected to the ecosystem, how ecosystems respond to love, and how to assist the ecosystem in its recovery.