By Alistair Glen,Christopher Dickman
Carnivores of Australia: previous, current and destiny explores Australia's specified predator groups from pre-historic, ancient and present views. It covers mammalian, reptilian and avian carnivores, either local and brought to Australia. It additionally examines the talk surrounding how top to regulate predators to guard farm animals and local biodiversity.
Wildlife managers, lecturers and postgraduate scholars will enjoy the newest synthesis by way of prime researchers and executives within the box of carnivore biology. through emphasising Australian carnivores as exemplars of flesh-eaters in different elements of the realm, this publication can be a big reference for researchers, natural world managers and scholars worldwide.
Winner of a 2015 Whitley Awards certificates of Commendation for Zoological Text.
By A. J. Underwood
By Paul A. Moore
By Peter E. Busher,Ryszard M. Dzieciolowski
By Michael Begon,Robert W. Howarth,Colin R. Townsend,Andreas Held
Dieses Ökologie-Lehrbuch führt in leicht verständlicher Weise in die Grundlagen – von den theoretischen Fundamenten bis zu Ihren praktischen Anwendungen - ein. Durchgehend farbige Abbildungen, einfache didaktische Elemente und eine Fülle an Beispielen machen dieses Buch zu einem idealen Einstieg in die Ökologie für Studierende aller Studienabschnitte.
Neu in der three. Auflage sind zusätzliche Erläuterungen in shape von Sprechblasen in den Abbildungen und die neue Gliederung des Textes in five Abschnitte. Ökosystem und Biogeochemie werden ausführlicher behandelt und hunderte neuer Studien sowohl für die grundlegenden als auch für die angewandten Aspekte der Ökologie werden einbezogen.
By Raymond N. Yong
Subjects lined comprise the fundamental houses of soils affecting accumulation of contaminants, long term retention of contaminants and their destiny, together with the advance of intermediate items. the writer emphasizes the criteria, interactions, and mechanisms vital within the bonding and partitioning technique. He offers the basis for selecting the destiny of pollution in soils and sediments and their mitigation.
Geoenvironmental Engineering: infected Soils, Pollutant destiny, and Mitigation specializes in why soils and sediments stay infected, now not how they grew to become infected within the first position. you are going to comprehend why particular contaminants stay in soils and sediments, how a lot of a danger they pose to human wellbeing and fitness and the surroundings, and what steps to take for mitigation. With this data you could ascertain the level of the illness of soils and sediments, how lengthy they'll stay a chance, and what the way to use for his or her remediation.
By Joseph Seckbach,Zvy Dubinsky
By Samiha A. H. Ouda,Abd El-Hafeez Zohry,Huda Alkitkat,Mostafa Morsy,Tarek Sayad,Ahmed Kamel
By John R. Giardino,Chris Houser
Principles and Dynamics of the severe Zone is a useful source for undergraduate and graduate classes and an important device for researchers constructing state-of-the-art proposals. It offers a process-based description of the severe region, a spot that The nationwide learn Council (2001) defines because the "heterogeneous, close to floor setting during which complicated interactions related to rock, soil, water, air, and residing organisms control the average habitat and make certain the supply of life-sustaining resources." this article offers a precis of serious region study and results from the NSF funded serious quarter Observatories, delivering a process-based description of the severe area in a variety of environments with a particular specialise in the real linkages that exist among the techniques in each one region. This publication can be priceless to all scientists and scholars accomplishing learn at the serious quarter inside of and outdoors the severe area Observatory community, in addition to scientists and scholars within the geosciences – surroundings, geomorphology, geology and pedology.
- The first textual content to handle the foundations and ideas of the serious Zone
- A finished method of the methods accountable for the advance and constitution of the severe quarter in a few environments
- An crucial software for undergraduate and graduate scholars, and researchers constructing state-of-the-art proposals
By James Mueller,William C. Boyle,Ing. H. Johannes Popel
This reference provides the cutting-edge in aeration, utilizing examples from a number of amenities within the united states and Europe. The authors examine traditional and deep-tank aeration structures for BOD removing and nitrification, in addition to high-purity oxygen platforms. working and capital charges, in addition to strength use information are awarded including layout details permitting the variation of latest aeration applied sciences to vegetation of numerous dimension.
Both practitioners and complex scholars of wastewater administration will delight in the specific presentation of oxygen move rules, specially as they're illustrated in different purposes. With the data offered during this e-book engineers and bosses may be capable of comprehend and display screen the potency of latest aeration structures and to increase recommendations for procedure improvement.