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1. Monogenetic Basaltic Volcanoes: Genetic Classification, Growth, Geomorphology and Degradation

By Gábor Kereszturi and Károly Németh

Part of book: Updates in Volcanology

2. Comprehensive Monitoring of Wildfires in Europe: The European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS)

By Jesús San-Miguel-Ayanz, Ernst Schulte, Guido Schmuck, Andrea Camia, Peter Strobl, Giorgio Liberta, Cristiano Giovando, Roberto Boca, Fernando Sedano, Pieter Kempeneers, Daniel McInerney, Ceri Withmore, Sandra Santos de Oliveira, Marcos Rodrigues, Tracy Durrant, Paolo Corti, Friderike Oehler, Lara Vilar and Giuseppe Amatulli

Part of book: Approaches to Managing Disaster

3. West African Monsoon in State-of-the-Science Regional Climate Models

By M. B. Sylla, I. Diallo and J. S. Pal

Part of book: Climate Variability


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1. Hurricanes: Catastrophic Effects and Their Physical Nature

By G. S. Golitsyn

Part of book: Natural Disasters

2. From Landscape Preservation to Landscape Governance: European Experiences with Sustainable Development of Protected Landscapes

By Joks Janssen and Luuk Knippenberg

Part of book: Studies on Environmental and Applied Geomorphology

3. Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD): Why a Robust and Transparent Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) System is Mandatory

By Daniel Plugge, Thomas Baldauf and Michael Köhl

Part of book: Climate Change

4. Fourier Transform Spectroscopy with Partially Scanned Interferograms as a Tool to Retrieve Atmospheric Gases Concentrations from High Spectral Resolution Satellite Observations - Methodological Aspects and Application to IASI

By Carmine Serio, Guido Masiello and Giuseppe Grieco

Part of book: Atmospheric Model Applications

5. Cenozoic Climatic Record for Monsoonal Rainfall over the Indian Region

By Mohan Kuppusamy and Prosenjit Ghosh

Part of book: Modern Climatology

6. The Expanding International Coal Market

By Jude Clemente

Part of book: Earth Sciences

7. Small-Bang versus Big-Bang Cosmology

By Antonio Alfonso-Faus

Part of book: Aspects of Today's Cosmology

8. On the Influence of the Nearbed Sediments in the Oxygen Budget of a Lagunar System: The Ria de Aveiro - Portugal

By José Fortes Lopes

Part of book: Sediment Transport

9. Predictability of Water Sources Using Snow Maps Extracted from the Modis Imagery in Central Alborz, Iran

By Seyed Kazem Alavipanah, Somayeh Talebi and Farshad Amiraslani

Part of book: Remote Sensing

10. Modeling of Wake-Vortex Detection by a Ground-based Fiber LIDAR System

By S. Brousmiche, L. Bricteux, G. Winckelmans, B. Macq and P. Sobieski

Part of book: Advances in Geoscience and Remote Sensing