The Resource Environmental science : the way the world works, Bernard J. Nebel, Richard T. Wright

Environmental science : the way the world works, Bernard J. Nebel, Richard T. Wright

Label
Environmental science : the way the world works
Title
Environmental science
Title remainder
the way the world works
Statement of responsibility
Bernard J. Nebel, Richard T. Wright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The theme of this book is sustainability -- what humankind needs to do in order to establish a sustainable future. It is more than just a theme in a textbook, however. Every human being, every institution, every organization can make a difference in this quest for a sustainable future. Welcome to the study of environmental science. As you read this book, we encourage you to embrace the notion that you can make a difference. - Back cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nebel, Bernard J
Dewey number
  • 363.7
  • 333.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GE105
LC item number
.N42 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wright, Richard T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental sciences
  • Environment
  • Ecology
Label
Environmental science : the way the world works, Bernard J. Nebel, Richard T. Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 650-666) 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
  • Addressing the Population Problem
  • The Production and Distribution of Food
  • Soil and the Soil Ecosystem
  • Pests and Pest Control
  • Water, The Water Cycle, and Water Management -- pt. 3.
  • Pollution
  • Sediments, Nutrients, and Eutrophication
  • Sewage Pollution and Rediscovering the Nutrient Cycle
  • Pollution from Hazardous Chemicals
  • Air Pollution and Its Control
  • Introduction: Environmental Science and Sustainability -- pt. 1.
  • Major Atmospheric Changes
  • Pollution and Public Policy -- pt. 4.
  • Resources: Biota, Refuse, Energy, and Land
  • Willd Species: Biodiversity and Protection
  • Ecosystems as Resources
  • Converting Trash to Resources
  • The Rise (and Fall?)of Fossil Fuels
  • Nuclear Power: Promise and Problems
  • Solar and Other Renewable Energy Sources
  • Lifestyle and Sustainability
  • What Ecosytems are and How they work
  • Ecosystems: Units of Sustainability
  • Ecosystems: How they Work
  • Ecosystems In and Out of Balance
  • Ecosystems: Adapting to Change or Not -- pt. 2.
  • Finding a Balance Between Population, Soil, Water, and Agriculture
  • The Global Human Population Explosion: Causes and Consequences
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxi, 698 pages
Isbn
9780133521542
Lccn
95046154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33403242
  • (OCoLC)ocm33403242
Label
Environmental science : the way the world works, Bernard J. Nebel, Richard T. Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 650-666) 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
  • Addressing the Population Problem
  • The Production and Distribution of Food
  • Soil and the Soil Ecosystem
  • Pests and Pest Control
  • Water, The Water Cycle, and Water Management -- pt. 3.
  • Pollution
  • Sediments, Nutrients, and Eutrophication
  • Sewage Pollution and Rediscovering the Nutrient Cycle
  • Pollution from Hazardous Chemicals
  • Air Pollution and Its Control
  • Introduction: Environmental Science and Sustainability -- pt. 1.
  • Major Atmospheric Changes
  • Pollution and Public Policy -- pt. 4.
  • Resources: Biota, Refuse, Energy, and Land
  • Willd Species: Biodiversity and Protection
  • Ecosystems as Resources
  • Converting Trash to Resources
  • The Rise (and Fall?)of Fossil Fuels
  • Nuclear Power: Promise and Problems
  • Solar and Other Renewable Energy Sources
  • Lifestyle and Sustainability
  • What Ecosytems are and How they work
  • Ecosystems: Units of Sustainability
  • Ecosystems: How they Work
  • Ecosystems In and Out of Balance
  • Ecosystems: Adapting to Change or Not -- pt. 2.
  • Finding a Balance Between Population, Soil, Water, and Agriculture
  • The Global Human Population Explosion: Causes and Consequences
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxi, 698 pages
Isbn
9780133521542
Lccn
95046154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33403242
  • (OCoLC)ocm33403242

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