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The Resource Environmental science : earth as a living planet, Daniel B. Botkin, Edward A. Keller ; with assistance from Dorothy B. Rosenthal ... [et al.]

Environmental science : earth as a living planet, Daniel B. Botkin, Edward A. Keller ; with assistance from Dorothy B. Rosenthal ... [et al.]

Label
Environmental science : earth as a living planet
Title
Environmental science
Title remainder
earth as a living planet
Statement of responsibility
Daniel B. Botkin, Edward A. Keller ; with assistance from Dorothy B. Rosenthal ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Botkin, Daniel B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Keller, Edward A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable development
  • Biological diversity
  • Environmental sciences
  • Human ecology
  • Environmental sciences
Label
Environmental science : earth as a living planet, Daniel B. Botkin, Edward A. Keller ; with assistance from Dorothy B. Rosenthal ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Wiley international edition" -- cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Key theories in environmental science -- Science as a way of knowing: critical thinking about the environment -- The big picture: systems of change -- The human population and the environment -- The biogeochemical cycles -- Ecosystems and ecosystem management -- Biological diversity -- Biogeography -- Biological productivity and energy flow -- Ecological restoration -- Producing enough food for the world: how agriculture depends on the environment -- Effects of agriculture on the environment -- Forests, parks, and landscapes -- Wildlife, fisheries, and endangered species -- Environmental health, pollution, and toxicology -- Energy: some basics -- Fossil fuels and the environment -- Alternative energy and the environment -- Nuclear energy and the environment -- Water supply, use, and management -- Water pollution and treatment -- The atmostphere, climate, and global warming -- Air pollution -- Indoor air pollution -- Ozone depletion -- Minerals and the environment -- Dollars and environmental sense: economics of environmental issues -- Urban environments -- Waste management -- Imagine a sustainable future
Control code
l60001077939
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxvii, 664, [51] p
Isbn
9780471658726
Lccn
2004042249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
Label
Environmental science : earth as a living planet, Daniel B. Botkin, Edward A. Keller ; with assistance from Dorothy B. Rosenthal ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
"Wiley international edition" -- cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Key theories in environmental science -- Science as a way of knowing: critical thinking about the environment -- The big picture: systems of change -- The human population and the environment -- The biogeochemical cycles -- Ecosystems and ecosystem management -- Biological diversity -- Biogeography -- Biological productivity and energy flow -- Ecological restoration -- Producing enough food for the world: how agriculture depends on the environment -- Effects of agriculture on the environment -- Forests, parks, and landscapes -- Wildlife, fisheries, and endangered species -- Environmental health, pollution, and toxicology -- Energy: some basics -- Fossil fuels and the environment -- Alternative energy and the environment -- Nuclear energy and the environment -- Water supply, use, and management -- Water pollution and treatment -- The atmostphere, climate, and global warming -- Air pollution -- Indoor air pollution -- Ozone depletion -- Minerals and the environment -- Dollars and environmental sense: economics of environmental issues -- Urban environments -- Waste management -- Imagine a sustainable future
Control code
l60001077939
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxvii, 664, [51] p
Isbn
9780471658726
Lccn
2004042249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill., maps

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