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The Resource Biological environmental science, William V. Dashek ; editor, David McMillin

Biological environmental science, William V. Dashek ; editor, David McMillin

Label
Biological environmental science
Title
Biological environmental science
Statement of responsibility
William V. Dashek ; editor, David McMillin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Biological Environmental Science is an introductory textbook for undergraduate students who desire a one semester course or, alternatively, a 'springboard course' for advanced environmental offerings. This book features timely issues such as global warming, energy, air, ground and water pollutions, population growth, species extinction and environmental policy."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dashek, William V
Dewey number
363.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH545.A1
LC item number
D37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McMillin, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pollution
  • Environmental sciences
Label
Biological environmental science, William V. Dashek ; editor, David McMillin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is Ecology? -- 2. Environmental Science -- Introduction to Environmental Science and Its Relationship to Ecology -- 3. Global Warming -- Effects of CO2 and Global Climate Change on Biological Organisms (Gates, 1993) -- 4. Energy -- Types of Energy -- Non-Renewable Energy -- 5. Air Pollution -- 6. Metals and Volatile Organics Pollutions -- Toxic Metals and Their Sources -- 7. Pesticide Pollution -- Distribution of Pesticides -- Biological Effects -- 8. Radioactive Pollution -- 9. Thermal Pollution -- 10. Noise Pollution -- What Constitutes Noise Pollution and What Are Its Sources? -- What Are the Biological Effects of Noise? -- What Are The Measures to Control Noise? -- 11. Agricultural Pollution -- 12. Speciation and Biodiversity -- What is a Species? -- 13. Population Growth -- Introduction -- 14. Environmental Law -- Agreements, Laws and Treaties
Control code
254527301
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9781578085361
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008039696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)254527301
Label
Biological environmental science, William V. Dashek ; editor, David McMillin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is Ecology? -- 2. Environmental Science -- Introduction to Environmental Science and Its Relationship to Ecology -- 3. Global Warming -- Effects of CO2 and Global Climate Change on Biological Organisms (Gates, 1993) -- 4. Energy -- Types of Energy -- Non-Renewable Energy -- 5. Air Pollution -- 6. Metals and Volatile Organics Pollutions -- Toxic Metals and Their Sources -- 7. Pesticide Pollution -- Distribution of Pesticides -- Biological Effects -- 8. Radioactive Pollution -- 9. Thermal Pollution -- 10. Noise Pollution -- What Constitutes Noise Pollution and What Are Its Sources? -- What Are the Biological Effects of Noise? -- What Are The Measures to Control Noise? -- 11. Agricultural Pollution -- 12. Speciation and Biodiversity -- What is a Species? -- 13. Population Growth -- Introduction -- 14. Environmental Law -- Agreements, Laws and Treaties
Control code
254527301
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9781578085361
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008039696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)254527301

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