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Green Electronics/Green Bottom Line

Author: Lee H Goldberg Publisher: Newnes Publish Date: 10th September 1999 ISBN-13: 9780080507590 Pages: 340 Language: English Environmentally safe engineering is one of the hottest and most controversial topics in technical circles. Though many publications offer theory and intellectual discussion of the topic, this book provides practical, hands-on advice including hints and tips from the […]

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Sustainable Communities Design Handbook

Author: Woodrow ClarkWoodrow Clark Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Publish Date: 2nd June 2010 ISBN-13: 9780080963365 Pages: 440 Language: English The objective of Sustainable Communities Design Handbook is to ensure a better quality of life for everyone, both now and for generations to come. This means creating a better and safer environment internationally through the sustainable use of […]

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Advances in Ecological Research, Volume 21

Author: M. BegonAlastair FitterA. Macfadyen Publisher: Academic Press Publish Date: 22nd July 1991 ISBN-13: 9780080567051 Pages: 424 Language: English This volume contains five papers dealing with a wide range of plant, animal, and soil biological topics. Gray and his colleagues describe the origin and spread of the salt marsh grass Spartina anglica. The result of […]

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Behavioral Ecology of Tropical Birds

Author: Bridget StutchburyEugene Morton Publisher: Academic Press Publish Date: 20th December 2000 ISBN-13: 9780080926179 Pages: 165 Language: English This book examines behavioral adaptations of tropical birds in timing of breeding, life history traits, mating systems and parental care, territoriality, communication, and biotic interactions, and emphasizes the many gaps in our knowledge of tropical birds. We […]

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Algal Ecology

Author: R. StevensonMax BothwellRex LoweJames Thorp Publisher: Academic Press Publish Date: 24th May 1996 ISBN-13: 9780080526942 Pages: 753 Language: English Algae are an important component of aquatic benthic ecosystems because they reflect the health of their environment through their density, abundance, and diversity. This comprehensive and authoritative text is divided into three sections to offer […]

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Biomass Gasification and Pyrolysis

Author: Prabir BasuPrabir Basu Publisher: Academic Press Publish Date: 9th June 2010 ISBN-13: 9780080961620 Pages: 376 Language: English This book offers comprehensive coverage of the design, analysis, and operational aspects of biomass gasification, the key technology enabling the production of biofuels from all viable sources–some examples being sugar cane and switchgrass. This versatile resource not […]

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Bird Census Techniques

Author: Colin BibbyNeil BurgessDavid Hill Publisher: Academic Press Publish Date: 9th September 1992 ISBN-13: 9780080984506 Pages: 257 Language: English Wild birds are counted for a wide variety of reasons and by a bewildering array of methods. However, detailed descriptions of the techniques used and the rationale adopted are scattered in the literature, and the newcomer […]

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Advances in Ecological Research, Volume 33

Author: Luo Yiqi Publisher: Academic Press Publish Date: 9th December 2002 ISBN-13: 9780080915623 Pages: 240 Language: English Advances in Ecological Research presents a wide range of papers on all aspects of ecology. Topics include the physiology, populations, and communities of plants and animals, as well as landscape and ecosystem ecology. The evolutionary ecology of carnivorous […]

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Developing an Effective Safety Culture

Author: James RoughtonJames Mercurio Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Publish Date: 1st March 2002 ISBN-13: 9780080488707 Pages: 384 Language: English Developing an Effective Safety Culture implements a simple philosophy, namely that working safely is a cultural issue. An effective safety culture will eventually lead to the desired goal of zero incidents in the work place, and this book […]

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