eBook Science and the Global Environment: Case Studies for Integrating Science and the Global Environment, 1st Edition

  • Alan McIntosh
  • Jennifer Pontius
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  • ISBN-10: 0128018089
  • ISBN-13: 9780128018088
  • DDC: 363.7
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 514 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

This comprehensive resource provides data-rich case studies focused on complex global environmental issues in four major content areas: water resources; the atmosphere and air quality; ecosystem alteration; and global resources and human needs. It is designed to help students of the environment and natural resources make the connections between their training in science and math and today’s complex environmental issues.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Foreword.
Acknowledgment.
1: Tools and Skills.
2: Global Water Resources.
3: Air Quality and Atmospheric Science.
4: Human Impacts on the Global Landscape.
5: Looking Ahead to a More Sustainable Future.
Index.