Earth and Planetary Sciences

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1. Modelling the environment with remote sensing and GIS: applied case studies from diverse locations of the UAE

By Salem Issa and Nazmi Saleous

Part of book: Geographic Information Systems

2. Application of Seismic Tomography and Geotechnical Modeling for the Solution of Two Complex Instability Cases

By Roberto Balia and Pier Paolo Manca

Part of book: Applied Geophysics with Case Studies on Environmental, Exploration and Engineering Geophysics

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3. Observed and Projected Reciprocate Effects of Agriculture and Climate Change: Implications on Ecosystems and Human Livelihoods

By Zenebe Mekonnen

Part of book: Climate Change and Global Warming

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1. 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

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

By Gábor Kereszturi and Károly Németh

Part of book: Updates in Volcanology

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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. Biological Remediation of Hydrocarbon and Heavy Metals Contaminated Soil

By O. Peter Abioye

Part of book: Soil Contamination

2. Prediction of Volumetric Shrinkage in Expansive Soils (Role of Remote Sensing)

By Fekerte Arega Yitagesu, Freek van der Meer and Harald van der Werff

Part of book: Advances in Geoscience and Remote Sensing

3. Soil Contamination, Risk Assessment and Remediation

By Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, Mohd. Jamil Maah and Ismail Yusoff

Part of book: Environmental Risk Assessment of Soil Contamination

4. 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

5. Elevation Uncertainty in Coastal Inundation Hazard Assessments

By Dean B. Gesch

Part of book: Natural Disasters

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

By Gábor Kereszturi and Károly Németh

Part of book: Updates in Volcanology

7. Sediment Transport and River Channel Dynamics in Romania – Variability and Control Factors

By Liliana Zaharia, Florina Grecu, Gabriela Ioana-Toroimac and Gianina Neculau

Part of book: Sediment Transport in Aquatic Environments

8. Kelyphite and symplectite: textural and mineralogical diversities and universality, and a new dynamic view of their structural formation

By Masaaki Obata

Part of book: New Frontiers in Tectonic Research

9. Mapping and Analyzing the Volcano-Petrology and Tectono-Seismicity Characteristics Along the Syrian Rift – NW the Arabian Plate

By Ahmad Bilal

Part of book: Advances in Data, Methods, Models and Their Applications in Geoscience

10. Change Detection and Classification Using High Resolution SAR Interferometry

By Azzedine Bouaraba, Nada Milisavljević, Marc Acheroy and Damien Closson

Part of book: Land Applications of Radar Remote Sensing