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Our collection of 72 books.

  • Current Perspectives in Contaminant Hydrology and Water Resources Sustainability
    Current Perspectives in Contaminant Hydrology and Water Resources Sustainability
    Editor Paul M. Bradley
    ISBN 978-953-51-1046-0,
    342 pages, February, 2013
    Human society depends on liquid freshwater resources to meet drinking, sanitation and hygiene, agriculture, and industry needs. Improved resource monitoring and better understanding of the anthropogenic threats to freshwater environments are critical ...
  • Organic Pollutants - Monitoring, Risk and Treatment
    Organic Pollutants - Monitoring, Risk and Treatment
    Editor M. Nageeb Rashed
    ISBN 978-953-51-0948-8,
    238 pages, January, 2013
    Organic pollutants cause several environmental problems if discharged to air or water body. The occurrence of organic pollutants in the ecosystem, their risk and removal methods are very important issues .This book deals with several aspects of orga ...
  • Tsunami - Analysis of a Hazard - From Physical Interpretation to Human Impact
    Tsunami - Analysis of a Hazard - From Physical Interpretation to Human Impact
    Editor Gloria I. Lopez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0865-8,
    268 pages, November, 2012
    This book, the third in the InTech Tsunami series, has been published in order to deepen efforts towards the understanding of tsunami dynamics that seems to be never enough. As the previous books in this series, "The Tsunami Threat - Research and Te ...
  • Environmental Land Use Planning
    Environmental Land Use Planning
    Editor Seth Appiah-Opoku
    ISBN 978-953-51-0832-0,
    244 pages, November, 2012
    Environmental Land Use Planning brings together leading scholars in the field of environmental problem solving to examine environmental problems and effects on land uses; analytical methods and tools in the field; and the role of governments, communi ...
  • Waste Management - An Integrated Vision
    Waste Management - An Integrated Vision
    Editor Luis Fernando Marmolejo Rebellon
    ISBN 978-953-51-0795-8,
    360 pages, October, 2012
    Solid waste management generates big challenges for society due to its large variability in production and composition, and because of its sanitary and environmental impacts. To contribute in facing this situation, this book includes a worldwide over ...
  • International Conference on Applied Life Sciences
    International Conference on Applied Life Sciences
    Editor Farhad Nejadkoorki
    ISBN 978-953-51-0725-5,
    468 pages, September, 2012
    The International Society for Applied Life Sciences (ISALS) is a worldwide Organization that aims to help scientists and researchers, publish recent findings in its scientific journals, and conferences as well as consultancy services it may provide. ...
  • Biodiversity Conservation and Utilization in a Diverse World
    Biodiversity Conservation and Utilization in a Diverse World
    Editor Gbolagade Akeem Lameed
    ISBN 978-953-51-0719-4,
    294 pages, August, 2012
    This book "Biodiversity Conservation and Utilization in a Diverse World" sees biodiversity as management and utilization of resources in satisfying human needs in multi-sectional areas including agriculture, forestry, fisheries, wildlife and other ex ...
  • Biodiversity Enrichment in a Diverse World
    Biodiversity Enrichment in a Diverse World
    Editor Gbolagade Akeem Lameed
    ISBN 978-953-51-0718-7,
    518 pages, August, 2012
    This book - Biodiversity Enrichment in a Diverse World - considered biodiversity (plants, animals, fungi, and microbes) from three different angles: genetics, species, and ecosystems. The relationships between them are complex and it looks at these a ...