Applied Ecology


"Biodiversity"

A Challenge for Development Research and Policy

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This holistic approach to biodiversity underlines the interdependence of social, cultural and ecological systems. It examines the ecologically and socially acceptable management of biodiversity and the adoption of Agenda 21 at the Rio Summit of 1992. With 91 figs., 24 tabs.. 1998. Corr. 2nd. Hardback, 450 pages. Weight: 816g.
Author:  (Barthlott, Wilhelm, ed.)
ISBN:  3540639497
Publisher:  Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Date:  2001  (Germany)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Biodiversity and the Precautionary Principle"

Risk and Uncertainty in Conservation and Sustainable Use

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Risk, Uncertainty and Practice in Conservation and Sustainable Use. With figures, tables, maps, index. Paperback, 272 pages. Size: 233 x 156 mm. Weight: 526g.
Author:  (Cooney, Rosie, ed.)
ISBN:  1844072770
Publisher:  James & James (Science Publishers) Ltd
Date:  2005  (UK)
Readership:  Undergraduate Applied Ecology

"Ecology of Freshwater and Estuarine Wetlands"

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A survey in ecology of freshwater and estuarine wetlands, this volume addresses the physical environment, geomorphology, biogeochemistry, soils, and hydrology of both freshwater and estuarine wetlands. Focusing on the ecology of key organisms, it reviews how hydrology and chemistry constrain wetlands plants and animals. With 18 colour illustrations, 25 b/w photographs, 98 line illustrations, 4 maps, 60 tables. Hardback, 581 pages. Size: 260 x 184 mm. Weight: 788g.
Author:  (Batzer, Darold P., ed.)
ISBN:  0520247779
Publisher:  University Presses of California, Columbia and Princeton
Date:  2006  (United States)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Environmental Responses"

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"Ou-Wiley Environment" series; Environmental understandings and actions are complex. This work includes both our responses to environmental change and responses of environments induced by human actions. It also covers technical measures and tools of evaluation, environmental policy and regulation, and environmental politics. With illustrations (some col.), col. maps. Paperback, 312 pages. Size: 246 x 194 mm. Weight: 859g.
Author:  (Blowers, Andrew, ed.)
ISBN:  0470850051
Publisher:  John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Date:  2003  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"How Landscapes Change"

Human Disturbance and Ecosystem Fragmentation in the Americas

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"Ecological Studies" series; This volume synthesizes the perspectives of several disciplines, such as ecology, anthropology, economy, and conservation biology in order to gain an understanding of how human and ecological processes interact to affect ecosystem functions and species in the Americas. With 83 illus., 5 in color.. Hardback, 383 pages. Size: 230 x 164 mm. Weight: 862g.
Author:  (Bradshaw, Gay A., ed.)
ISBN:  3540436979
Publisher:  Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Date:  2002  (Germany)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Linking Restoration and Ecological Succession"

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"Springer Series on Environmental Management" series; Examines the roles of disturbance ecology, landscape ecology, ecological assembly, invasion biology, ecosystem health, and historical ecology in habitat restoration, and puts forward an argument that restoration within a successional context best incorporates and utilizes the lessons from each of these disciplines. With 1. Hardback, 208 pages. Size: 254 x 178 mm. Weight: 507g.
Author:  (Walker, Lawrence, ed.)
ISBN:  038735302X
Publisher:  Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Date:  2007  (United States)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Pasture Landscapes and Nature Conservation"

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One of the main problems and aims of nature conservation in Europe is to protect semi-open landscapes. This book gives an overview of European projects based on this topic: nature conservation policy and strategies, scientific results and practical experiences creating large-scale grazing systems. With 167 figs.. Hardback, 457 pages. Size: 230 x 168 mm. Weight: 975g.
Author:  (Redecker, Bernd, ed.)
ISBN:  3540429204
Publisher:  Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Date:  2002  (Germany)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Petroleum Chemistry and Refining"

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"Applied Energy Technology" series; Describes the chemistry and physics that occur during the refinery operations, and how the properties of petroleum can be translated into predictability in refinery scenarios. This title includes chapters that discuss such topics as: metals and heteroatoms in petroleum; heavy oil upgrading processes; and, hydrocracking reactions and processes. With 1. Hardback, 288 pages. Size: 229 x 152 mm. Weight: 575g.
Author:  (Speight, James G., ed.)
ISBN:  1560325879
Publisher:  Taylor & Francis Inc
Date:  1997  (United States)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Reconciling Human Existence With Ecological Integrity"

Science, Ethics, Economics and Law

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Ecosystems have been compared to a house of cards - remove or damage a part, and you risk destroying or fundamentally and irreversibly altering the whole. This book considers the extent to which human rights - such as the right to food, energy, health, clean air or water - can be reconciled with the principles of ecological integrity. With figures, index. Hardback, 304 pages. Size: 234 x 156 mm. Weight: 731g.
Author:  (Westra, Laura, ed.)
ISBN:  1844075656
Publisher:  Earthscan Ltd
Date:  2008  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly Applied Ecology

"The Role of Non-Living Organic Matter in the Earth's Carbon Cycle"

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"Environmental Sciences Research Report" series; The overall objective of this volume is to provide experimental and modelling strategies for the assessment of the sensitivity of the global carbon cycle to changes in non-living organic pools in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Hardback, 358 pages. Size: 235 x 155 mm. Weight: 680g.
Author:  (Zepp, Richard G., ed.)
ISBN:  0471954632
Publisher:  John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Date:  1995  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Diary of an Eco-Builder"

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Provides an account of the challenges of building your own eco-house. This book highlights the key issues which arise when you build an eco house, records the process of the nitty-gritty of self build, and provides contacts and references for more information. With black and white photos throughout. Paperback, 256 pages. Size: 216 x 138 mm. Weight: 540g.
Author:  Anderson, Will
ISBN:  1903998794
Publisher:  Green Books
Date:  2006  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Applied Ecology

"The Ecology of Human Development"

Experiments By Nature and Design

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To understand the way children develop, Bronfenbrenner believes that it is necessary to observe their behavior in natural settings, while they are interacting with familiar adults over prolonged periods of time. His book offers an important blueprint for constructing a new and ecologically valid psychology of development. New ed. Paperback, 368 pages. Size: 241 x 159 mm. Weight: 518g.
Author:  Bronfenbrenner, Urie
ISBN:  0674224574
Publisher:  Harvard University Press
Date:  1979  (United States)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Phylogeny, Ecology and Behaviour"

A Research Programme in Comparative Biology

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A rigorous integration of phylogenetic hypotheses into studies of adaptation, adaptive radiation, and coevolution in evolutionary biology. With xii, 434 p., 345 line drawings, 48 tables. Paperback, 392 pages. Size: 225 x 150 mm. Weight: 594g.
Author:  Brooks, Daniel R. McLennan, Deborah A. McClennan, Deborah A.
ISBN:  0226075729
Publisher:  The University of Chicago Press
Date:  1990  (United States)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

"Sharing Nature's Interest"

Using Ecological Footprints as an Indicator of Sustainability

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An introduction to ecological footprint analysis, showing how it can be done, and how to measure the footprints of activities, lifestyles, organizations and regions. Case studies illustrate its effectiveness at national, organizational, individual and product levels. With illustrations. Paperback, 224 pages. Size: 233 x 153 mm. Weight: 309g.
Author:  Chambers, Nicky Simmons, Craig Wackernagel, Mathis
ISBN:  1853837393
Publisher:  James & James (Science Publishers) Ltd
Date:  2000  (UK)
Readership:  Undergraduate Applied Ecology

"Introduction to World Vegetation"

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With many line drawings and half-tones. 2 rev ed. Paperback, 320 pages. Size: 220 x 140 mm. Weight: 460g.
Author:  Collinson, P.E.
ISBN:  0045810311
Publisher:  Kluwer Academic Publishers Group
Date:  1988  (Netherlands)
Readership:  Professional & Vocational Applied Ecology

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