eBook Dictionary Of Environment And Conservation, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0191726656
  • ISBN-13: 9780191726651
  • DDC: 333.703
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 528 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released September 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008
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A comprehensive reference work containing informative entries on all aspects of environment and conservation. Topics include sustainable development, biodiversity, environmental ethics, philosophy and history, resource management, sociology, and environmental policy.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Copyright Page.
Preface.
1: Aa.
2: Abandoned Well.
3: Abatement.
4: Abatement Debris.
5: Abbey, Edward.
6: Abiotic.
7: Ablation.
8: Ablation Zone.
9: Abrasion.
10: Absolute Age.
11: Absolute Chronology.
12: Absolute Dating.
13: Absolute Humidity.
14: Absolute Poverty.
15: Absolute Relief.
16: Absolute Scarcity.
17: Absolute Zero.
18: Absorb.
19: Absorbed Dose.
20: Absorbent.
21: Absorption.
22: Absorptive Capacity.
23: Abstraction.
24: Abundance.
25: Abyssal Hill.
26: Abyssal Plain.
27: Abyssal Zone.
28: Accelerated Erosion.
29: Acceptable Daily Intake.
30: Acceptable Risk.
31: Accident Site.
32: Accident Type.
33: Acclimation.
34: Accounting.
35: Accretion.
36: Accumulation Rate.
37: Accumulation Zone.
38: Acid.
39: Acid Aerosol.
40: Acid Grassland.
41: Acid Loading.
42: Acid Mine Drainage.
43: Acid Rain Program.
44: Acid Rain.
45: Acid Rock.
46: Acid Shock.
47: Acid Soil.
48: Acidic.
49: Acidification.
50: Acidity.
51: Acquired Land.
52: Acquired Trait.
53: Acquired Value.
54: Acrid.
55: Act.
56: Actinide.
57: Action Level.
58: Action Research.
59: Activated Carbon.
60: Activated Sludge.
61: Activator.
62: Active Fault.
63: Active Ingredient.
64: Active Restoration.
65: Active Solar Heating.
66: Activities Implemented Jointly (AIJ).
67: Activity Plan.
68: Actual Evaporation.
69: Actual Evapotranspiration.
70: Acute.
71: Acute Dose.
72: Acute Effect.
73: Acute Exposure.
74: Acute Poverty.
75: Acute Toxicity.
76: Adaptability.
77: Adaptation.
78: Adaptive Management.
79: Adaptive Radiation.
80: Adaptive Strategy.
81: Additionality.
82: Additive.
83: Additive Effect.
84: Adeos II.
85: Adhesion.
86: Adiabatic.
87: Adiabatic Lapse Rate.
88: Adiabatic Process.
89: Adit.
90: Adjustment.
91: Administered Dose.
92: Adsorption.
93: Advanced Air Emission Control Device.
94: Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR).
95: Advanced Wastewater Treatment.
96: Advection.
97: Advection Fog.
98: Advection Inversion.
99: Adventitious Root.
100: Adverse Effect/Impact.
101: Advisory.
102: Aeolian (Eolian).
103: Aeolian Deposit.
104: Aeolian Soil.
105: Aeration.
106: Aeration Tank.
107: Aeration Zone.
108: Aerial Logging.
109: Aerial Photograph.
110: Aeroallergen.
111: Aerobe.
112: Aerobic.
113: Aerobic Biological Oxidation.
114: Aerobic Composting.
115: Aerobic Digestion.
116: Aerodynamic.
117: Aerodynamics.
118: Aerosol.
119: Aesthetic.
120: Aesthetic Degradation.
121: Aesthetic Resource.
122: Aesthetic Zoning.
123: Aesthetics.
124: Aetiology.
125: Affected Public.
126: Affinity.
127: Afforestation.
128: Aflatoxin.
129: Afrotropical Realm.
130: Afterburner.
131: Aftershock.
132: Age Class.
133: Age Distribution.
134: Age Pyramid.
135: Age Ratio.
136: Agency.
137: Agency Capture.
138: Agent.
139: Agent of Disease.
140: Agent Orange.
141: Agglomerate.
142: Agglomeration.
143: Aggradation.
144: Agenda 21.
145: Aggregate.
146: Aggregation.
147: Agrarian.
148: Agrarian Civilization.
149: Agribusiness.
150: Agricultural Diversification.
151: Agricultural Economy.
152: Agricultural Intensification.
153: Agricultural Pollution.
154: Agricultural Revolution.
155: Agricultural Runoff.
156: Agricultural Sewage.
157: Agricultural System.
158: Agricultural Waste.
159: Agricultural Zoning.
160: Agriculture.
161: Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act (1973).
162: Agrochemicals.
163: Agroecological Zone.
164: Agroecosystem.
165: Agroforestry.
166: Agrometeorology.
167: Agronomy.
168: Agropastoral System.
169: Agrosilvicultural System.
170: A-Horizon.
171: AIDS.
172: Air.
173: Air Cleaning.
174: Air Conditioning.
175: Air Current.
176: Air Curtain.
177: Air Emission.
178: Air Exchange Rate.
179: Air Mass.
180: Air Mass Thunderstorm.
181: Air Pollution.
182: Air Monitoring.
183: Air Pollutant.
184: Air Pollution Control Device.
185: Air Pollution Episode.
186: Air Quality.
187: Air Quality Class.
188: Air Quality Control Region.
189: Air Quality Criteria.
190: Air Quality Framework Directive.
191: Air Quality Index (AQI).
192: Air Quality Standard.
193: Air Sampling.
194: Air Stripping.