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Saving the St.Lawrence

by F. Pierre Gingras Marcel Broquet La nouvelle édition (September 10, 2014)

The climate changes experts predict a drying of 20 to 30 % of the water available in the Great Lakes area in the next century, a forecast already in progress. Environment Canada predicts a 24% flow decreasing....


Drinking-Water Distribution, Sewage, and Rainfall Collection, second edition

by François G. Brière Presses Internationales Polytechnique (December 12, 2011)

This book covers five major subject areas. The first is evaluation of network flow rates and their variation over time; these are drinking-water and fire-protection flows; storm, sanitary, combined, and pseudo-sanitary...


Chemtrails, HAARP, and the Full Spectrum Dominance of Planet Earth

by Elana Freeland Feral House (May 26, 2014)

The skies look strange and different. Scientists are discovering heavy metals in the soil. Chemtrails tells us why.


The Zero Waste Solution: Untrashing the Planet One Community at a Time

by Paul Connett & Jeremy Irons Chelsea Green Publishing (October 09, 2013)

Waste is something we all make every day but often pay little attention to.  That's changing, and model programs around the globe show the many different ways a community can strive for, and achieve, zero-waste...


Environmental Law: Cases and Materials

by Philip Weinberg UPA (February 24, 2006)

Environmental Law: Cases and Materials, Third Edition is designed to reflect the vital and symbiotic connection between land-use regulation and the more traditional scope of environmental law. In addition it...


Kentucky Environmental Law Handbook

by Doll & McDonald Pllc, Greenebaum Government Institutes (April 01, 2001)

Written by one of the nation's leading environmental law firms, this handbook provides concise, easy-to-understand explanations of your state compliance obligations. You'll get complete coverage of hazardous...


Environmental Protection Policy and Experience in the U.S. and China's Western Regions

by Jijiao Zhang, Joel J. Kassiola, Sujian Guo & Guoqing Shi et al. Lexington Books (June 14, 2010)

Environmental scholars and specialists from U.S. and China provide insightful comparisons and analyses of environmental protection policy and experience in the U.S. and ChinaOs western regions. A special focus...


TSCA Handbook

by McKenna Long & Aldridge, Llp Government Institutes (November 01, 2005)

Prompted by important developments that have occurred since the publication of the third edition eight years ago, the newly updated TSCA Handbook provides anyone who manufactures, processes, distributes, or...


Hazard Communication Made Easy: A Checklist Approach to OSHA Compliance

by Sean M. Nelson & John R. Grubbs Government Institutes (July 01, 2000)

Using the simple and effective checklist method, this book offers a convenient and efficient way to comply with complicated federal regulations and to help your employees understand the dangers of the hazardous...


Zero Waste

by Shia Su Skyhorse (April 03, 2018)

Easy and Effective Strategies to Jumpstart a Sustainable, Waste-Free Lifestyle

We have a worldwide trash epidemic. The average American disposes of 4.4 pounds of garbage per day, and our landfills hold 254...


Poisoned

by Alan Bell & Jan Schlichtmann Skyhorse (April 04, 2017)

After years of prosecuting hard-core criminals, rising legal star Alan Bell took a private sector job in South Florida’s newest skyscraper. Suddenly, he suffered such bizarre medical symptoms, doctors suspected...


The Thames Tideway Tunnel

by Phil Stride The History Press (February 01, 2019)

In the 19th century the Great Stink made much of London along the River Thames uninhabitable. Sir Joseph Bazelgette saved the city with his amazing interceptor sewer system, but since then the capital has grown...


Wetlands

by Theda Braddock & Dianne Hennessey Bernan Press (July 31, 2018)

Wetlands are a vital natural resource and an integral part of the ecosystem. Yet they are also fraught with contention. Landowners, developers, ecologists, policymakers, and the courts must all navigate a complex...


Essential Composting Toilets

by Gord Baird & Ann Baird New Society Publishers (October 23, 2018)

From wastestream to mainstream, a practical guide to composting toilet systems.

Composting toilets are a key feature for local resilience, money saving, water conservation, resource recovery, septic system replacement,...


Our National Parks

by John Muir & Terry Gifford Vertebrate Digital (September 01, 2018)

‘Any fool can destroy trees. They cannot run away ... God has cared for these trees ... but he cannot save them from fools – only Uncle Sam can do that.’

First published in 1901, Our National Parks is possibly...


Handbook on Household Hazardous Waste

by Amy D. Cabaniss Bernan Press (August 10, 2018)

Household hazardous waste (HHW) is a topic that affects every individual and community given the nearly universal use, storage, and disposal of chemical consumer products. Yet many communities lack the basic...


Sustainability

by Julie Sze NYU Press (July 03, 2018)

A critical resource for approaching sustainability across the disciplines 

Sustainability and social justice remain elusive even though each is unattainable without the other.  Across the industrialized West...


The Green Amendment

by Maya K van Rossum Disruption Books (November 01, 2017)

The Constitutional Change We Need to Protect Our Priceless Natural Resources

For decades, activists have relied on federal and state legislation to fight for a cleaner environment. And for decades, they’ve...


What Was The Dust Bowl? Environment and Society | Children's Environment Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

The Dust Bowl was one of the worst natural disasters in the US fueled by man’s lack of ignorance on how nature works. The purpose of this book is not to display such ignorance but to make sure that the Dust...


Air Pollutant Deposition and Its Effects on Natural Resources in New York State

by Timothy J. Sullivan Comstock Publishing Associates (October 05, 2015)

Ecosystem effects from air pollution in the Adirondacks, Catskills, and elsewhere in New York have been substantial. Efforts to characterize and quantify these impacts, and to examine more recent recovery, have...


Connecting the Drops

by Karen Schneller-McDonald Comstock Publishing Associates (July 31, 2015)

The need for improved water resource protection, beginning with grassroots action, is urgent. The water we use depends on networks of wetlands, streams, and watersheds. Land-use activities, however, are changing...


Empire of Water

by David Soll Cornell University Press (March 26, 2013)

Supplying water to millions is not simply an engineering and logistical challenge. As David Soll shows in his finely observed history of the nation's largest municipal water system, the task of providing water...


China's Water Warriors

by Andrew C. Mertha Cornell University Press

Today opponents of large-scale dam projects in China, rather than being greeted with indifference or repression, are part of the hydropower policymaking process itself. What accounts for this dramatic change...


The River Runs Black, Second Edition

by Elizabeth C. Economy Cornell University Press

China's spectacular economic growth over the past two decades has dramatically depleted the country's natural resources and produced skyrocketing rates of pollution. Environmental degradation in China has also...


Fighting Westway

by William W. Buzbee Cornell University Press (April 03, 2014)

From 1971 to 1985, battles raged over Westway, a multibillion-dollar highway, development, and park project slated for placement in New York City. It would have projected far into the Hudson River, including...


Privatizing Water

by Karen Bakker Cornell University Press

Water supply privatization was emblematic of the neoliberal turn in development policy in the 1990s. Proponents argued that the private sector could provide better services at lower costs than governments; opponents...


The Composting Troubleshooter

by Jane Gilbert Carbon Clarity Press (February 24, 2017)

A BLUEPRINT FOR SUCCESSFUL COMPOSTING

Have you ever been frustrated at how long it takes to produce compost at home?

Do you know something’s gone wrong with your compost but not sure what?

Are you bothered by...


Fun Facts about Galaxies Astronomy for Kids | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

The galaxy is so big scientists don't really know what’s out there! What little information our scientists have gathered have been published in several books. This book, however, further breaks down these...


Are We There Yet? All About the Planet Saturn! Space for Kids - Children's Aeronautics & Space Book

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Next, let’s fly to Saturn on board our rocket ship! Can we breathe the air in Saturn? Can we see animals, plants and water there? It seems to be a very far planet to explore but with this educational book,...


All about the Solar System - Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Science is a tough subject to introduce to young minds. This book is one of the steps to make the task easier. Your kids will be taken to another dimension having fun while learning about the solar system and...


Saturn: Planets in Our Solar System | Children's Astronomy Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Study the planets and the stars with the help of this very depictive educational book. This book captures the need for visuals in order for a young child to be interested in the subject. Learning through more...


2nd Grade Science Workbook: The Universe and the Galaxy

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Ever wonder what's outside the world you see? Open this workbook to find out. Picture books are more detailed and descriptive compared to the usual school textbooks. It is the perfect complement to classroom-based...


Everything about Black Holes Astronomy Books Grade 6 | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Is it true that within a black hole is a polarity so intense that not even light can escape? But despite that, there has been several studies made by scientists about the subject. The most interesting fruits...


A Kid's Guide to Black Holes Astronomy Books Grade 6 | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Is it true that Black Holes suck everything that comes near it? It’s time to learn the truths and the myths behind these mysterious giants in outer space. It’s interesting to know that even if our scientists...


Kid's Guide to Water Formations - Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

To a child, all water formations can be summed up as the ocean. That’s not the truth and you know that. Use this educational picture book to help your child differentiate between the many and different water...


Out of this World Truths about the Solar System Astronomy 5th Grade | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

A 5th grader needs as much as “reinforcements” when it comes to studies. It is best if you can complement the official textbooks with refreshing resources but you don't want to overdo it. You want your child...


3rd Grade Science: Earth and Space Science | Textbook Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

From the Earth to outer space, there's a gazillion things to learn! The good news is, there are educational books such as this that makes learning easy as a pie. You will see information broken down into absorbable...


Introduction to Galaxies, Nebulaes and Black Holes Astronomy Picture Book | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

There are billions of stars and countless nebulae and black holes out there - in our galaxy alone. What about in the other galaxies? That, we do not yet know! But isn't it great to know as much as we can of...


Stars, Planets, Nebulae, and Black Holes | Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Let’s explore the world beyond our own without jumping into spaceships. This educational book for children contains vibrant images and important messages that aim to encourage the knowledge on stars, planets,...


Asteroids, Comets and Meteors | Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Take your kids to the land of the unknown – the land of asteroids, comets and meteors. This book is definitely a key to your children’s science learnings and satisfying their curiosity. Present this educational...


The Difference Between Meteors and Meteorites | Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

What are meteors? What are meteorites? Learn about the basic definitions of these two forms of meteoroids by reading the pages of this book. Not only that, you will also be learning about the meteors and meteorites...


Moons, Moons and More Moons! All Moons of our Solar System - Space for Kids - Children's Aeronautics & Space Book

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Did you know that the Earth’s moon is not unique in the Solar System? Other planets have numerous moons and ours is only one! Learn about the most distinguishing characteristics of the many moons in our Solar...


Jupiter: Planets in Our Solar System | Children's Astronomy Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Come fly with us to Jupiter and learn about the biggest planet in the solar system. Learning through this amazing book will help your child better understand how Jupiter is like and what, if there is, life could...


Take Off! How Aeroplanes Work for Kids

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Have you ever boarded a plane? It has the technology to take you up the sky but do you really understand how it works? Now is your chance to learn more about the workings of airplanes. This is a book that will...


Cosmos, Earth and Mankind Astronomy for Kids Vol II | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

In this second volume, we will continue to explore the special factors that bind cosmos to Earth and then to us. There are important facts that your child needs to be aware of to understand deep connections....


Are We There Yet? All About the Planet Uranus! Space for Kids - Children's Aeronautics & Space Book

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Are you all set for an adventure in Uranus? If you are, then hop into our imaginary rocket ship and let’s blast off to Uranus! Let’s uncover the mysteries of the planet in this attention-grabbing educational...


Solar Systems in Different Galaxies: Deep Space for Kids - Children's Aeronautics & Space Book

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

There is much to learn about the Solar System, but the basics will be good for now. After all, the purpose of this educational book is to introduce deep space to your little ones. Complete with pictures and...


Astronomy For Beginners: A Young Stargazers Guide To The Universe - Children Explore Outer Space Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Look up the sky and see stars as more than brilliant specks in the night sky. This educational book will serve as the perfect introduction to astronomy. You can also use it as a complement to your child’s...


Easy Space Definitions Astronomy Picture Book for Kids | Astronomy & Space Science

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

The universe is an exciting place. There are so many wonders to see and truths that are left undiscovered. Allowing your child to venture into an out-of-this-world adventure early on should start in the easy...


Are We There Yet? All About the Planet Jupiter! Space for Kids - Children's Aeronautics & Space Book

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Let’s go to Jupiter today! This educational book is filled with wonderful facts about the largest planet in the Solar System. Your child will love the colors and the selection of texts laid out in this book....