Books tagged: ecosystem

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Last Call to save Planet Earth: Solar Energy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
In this small book the author present 7 good reasons to adopt Solar Energy as the only way to save the Planet from an inevitable disaster. Simple and concise he give us a road map to choose the solar energy in our lives. If you want to contribute to save our Planet, you must read it.
The True Origin of Species
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Price: Free! Words: 145,670. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
New revolutionary paridigm for evolutionary adaptation that replaces darwin. Instead of competitive advantage it proposes a balance in cooperative and competitive traits based on 9 ascending steps in subjective complexity. The theory of bilateral subjective adaptation also proposes that new species are created because of genomic awareness and plasticity responding to extreme ecological stress.
What Does One Reef Matter?
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.)
“I saw you dump soda in the water,” her mother said. “I just wanted to kill the reef,” Janey said quietly. She hung her head. “Why would you want to kill the reef?” her mother asked. “Because it cuts my feet when I go swimming,” Janey answered. “Besides,” she said. “What would one reef matter? Find out the role one reef plays in the ecosystem and the life of the ocean. Ages 7 and up
Cosmic Delusions: Jump-Starting the Universe (Book II)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Cosmic Delusions (Book II) deals primarily with the allegation that the universe began as a random, undirected event approximately 13.7 billion years ago. There is sufficient scientific evidence to question this calculation. Recent scientific discoveries hint that the universe may be much younger and support the Genesis version of creation. (Bonus: Book I included!)
14 Fun Facts About Australia's Murray River: A 15-Minute Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes
One hundred million years ago, Australia rose from the sea. The water drained from the highlands, and formed the rivers of today. The Murray River winds across the landscape. Its course was blocked several times by the rising new continent. It created megalakes and forests and provided homes for many species of wildlife. Find out some amazing facts about this wondrous place in this 15-minute book.
Natural Roadsides
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
40 brief descriptions and explanations of plants, animals and geologic formations seen along park roads. Each subject is located at a specific spot on these roads.
Donkey's Dreams & Other Animal Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
If animals and birds could speak to us, can you imagine what they would say? Would they say we are beastly and inhuman? Would they plead for mercy? Or would they praise our unique capabilities? Read this book to find out what some exotic and fast disappearing animals have to say about Man.
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Flora (Rainbow Series) - Wildfires and Ecosystems, Fire Regime Classification, Autecological Effects of Fire, Climate Change, Postfire Plant Community
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 178,640. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review about the effects of fire on flora and fuels can assist land managers with ecosystem and fire management planning and in their efforts to inform others about the ecological role of fire.
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,950. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
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.