Essential environment : the science behind the stories /Material type: BookPublisher: San Francisco : Pearson, c2009Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xvii, 400,  p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780136045311 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Environmental sciencesOnline resources: Table of contents only
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Epoka University Library
|GE 105 .B74 2009 (Browse shelf)||Available|
An introduction to environmental science -- Environmental economics and environmental policy -- Environmental systems -- Evolution, biodiversity, and population ecology -- Species interactions and community ecology -- Human population -- Soil and agriculture and future food -- Biodiversity and conservation biology -- Cities, forests, and parks -- Management -- Environmental health and toxicology -- Geology minerals and mining -- Fresh water, oceans, and coasts -- Atmospheric science and pollution -- Global climate change -- Nonrenewable energy sources, their impacts, and energy conservation -- Renewable energy alternatives -- Waste management.