My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

For faster,
simpler
access.
Use Lean
Library.
Get it now
Don't show me again
     
Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
 
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Cover Art
PRINTED BOOKS

Title Famous first facts about the environment / edited by Ronald J. Formica ; contributors, Victoria S. Chase ... [and others].

Published New York : H.W. Wilson, 2002.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store FA  6713    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 573 pages ; 27 cm
Notes Includes indexes.
"A New England Publishing Associates book."
Contents Activist Movements--Animal Rights 1 -- Activist Movements--Anti-Environmentalism 2 -- Activist Movements--Conservationism 3 -- Activist Movements--Ecofeminism 4 -- Activist Movements--Environmentalism 4 -- Activist Movements--Grassroots 8 -- Activist Movements--Green Politics 9 -- Agriculture and Horticulture 10 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Animal Husbandry and Livestock 11 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Cash Crops 13 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Diseases and Pests 13 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Food Crops 14 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Irrigation 14 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Legislation 15 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Methods and Equipment 16 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Organic Farming 17 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Organizations 18 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Pest and Weed Control 18 -- Agriculture and Horticulture--Preservation 21 -- Air Pollution 21 -- Air Pollution--Health 22 -- Air Pollution--Indoor 23 -- Air Pollution--Legislation and Regulation 24 -- Air Pollution--Public Opinion 28 -- Air Pollution--Research 28 -- Alien Species and Species Migration 31 -- Automotive Industry 34 -- Automotive Industry--Highways 36 -- Automotive Industry--Legislation and Regulation 37 -- Automotive Industry--Technology 38 -- Biodiversity 41 -- Birds 43 -- Birds--Legislation and Regulation 46 -- Birds--Observations 47 -- Birds--Organizations 47 -- Birds--Refuges and Reservations 48 -- Birds--Research 48 -- Birds--Treaties 49 -- Botany 50 -- Climate and Weather 53 -- Climate and Weather--Global Warming 56 -- Climate and Weather--Meteorology 57 -- Climate and Weather--Ozone Layer 65 -- Climate and Weather--Paleoclimatology 68 -- Coal and Natural Gas 69 -- Dams 72 -- Dams--Construction 73 -- Dams--Disasters 75 -- Droughts and Water Shortages 76 -- Droughts and Water Shortages--Pluviculture 80 -- Earthquakes 80 -- Ecotourism 85 -- Education and Research 86 -- Education and Research--Expositions 89 -- Extinct and Endangered Species 90 -- Extinct and Endangered Species--Extinctions 93 -- Extinct and Endangered Species--Lists 96 -- Extinct and Endangered Species--Reintroductions 99 -- Fish and Fishing 101 -- Fish and Fishing--Commercial 103 -- Fish and Fishing--Hatcheries and Fish Farming 104 -- Fish and Fishing--Legislation and Regulation 106 -- Fish and Fishing--Sport Fishing 106 -- Floods and Flood Control 107 -- Floods and Flood Control--Levees 110 -- Floods and Flood Control--Mudslides 110 -- Forests and Trees 111 -- Forests and Trees--Deforestation 111 -- Forests and Trees--Diseases and Pests 111 -- Forests and Trees--Fires and Fire Prevention 113 -- Forests and Trees--Legislation and Regulation 114 -- Forests and Trees--Logging 115 -- Forests and Trees--Management 116 -- Forests and Trees--Organizations 117 -- Forests and Trees--Preservation and Reserves 118 -- Forests and Trees--Rain Forests 119 -- Forests and Trees--Reforestation and Planting 119 -- Forests and Trees--Research 120 -- Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology 121 -- Geology and Geophysics 123 -- Hazardous Waste 127 -- Hunting and Trapping 131 -- Hunting and Trapping--Game Management 133 -- Hunting and Trapping--Legislation and Regulation 133 -- Hunting and Trapping--Organizations 135 -- Industrial Pollution 135 -- International Law 139 -- International Law--Conventions, Agreements, and Treaties 140 -- International Law--Organizations 144 -- Land Use and Development 145 -- Land Use and Development--Legislation and Regulation 145 -- Land Use and Development--Planning 146 -- Land Use and Development--Preservation 147 -- Land Use and Development--Property Rights 148 -- Land Use and Development--Settlement 148 -- Land Use and Development--Wetlands 149 -- Land Use and Development--Zoning 150 -- Literature and Arts--Arts and Artists 150 -- Literature and Arts--Books and Writers 153 -- Literature and Arts--Photography and Television 156 -- Littering 156 -- Mines and Mining 159 -- Natural Resources 162 -- Noise Pollution 171 -- Noise Pollution--Legislation and Regulation 171 -- Nuclear Power 173 -- Oceans and Oceanography 180 -- Oil and Petroleum Industry 185 -- Oil and Petroleum Industry--Fires, Spills, and Blowouts 186 -- Oil and Petroleum Industry--Offshore Drilling and Production 187 -- Oil and Petroleum Industry--War and Diplomacy 188 -- Oil and Petroleum Industry--Wells and Refineries 188 -- Parks 191 -- Parks--Legislation and Regulation 192 -- Parks--National Monuments 192 -- Parks--National Parks 193 -- Parks--State and Urban Parks 197 -- Polar Regions 197 -- Population Growth 201 -- Population Growth--Legislation and Regulation 202 -- Population Growth--Organizations and Conferences 203 -- Public Health and Safety 204 -- Scenery 209 -- Soil Resources 214 -- Soil Resources--Conservation 215 -- Soil Resources--Desertification 215 -- Soil Resources--Erosion 216 -- Soil Resources--Fertility and Fertilizers 216 -- Soil Resources--Research 217 -- Solar Energy 217 -- Solid Waste 221 -- Solid Waste--Disposal 222 -- Solid Waste--Recycling 223 -- Solid Waste--Street Cleaning 225 -- Storms 225 -- Storms--Blizzards and Snowstorms 226 -- Storms--Hailstorms 228 -- Storms--Hurricanes, Cyclones, and Typhoons 228 -- Storms--Ice Storms 231 -- Storms--Thunderstorms 231 -- Storms--Tornadoes 231 -- Sustainable Development 233 -- Synthetic Fuels 235 -- Volcanoes 238 -- Water Pollution 241 -- Water Pollution--Destruction of Species 242 -- Water Pollution--Health 242 -- Water Pollution--Industrial Discharge 243 -- Water Pollution--Legislation and Regulation 244 -- Water Pollution--Marine Pollution 246 -- Water Pollution--Organic Pollution 247 -- Water Pollution--Research and Technology 247 -- Water Pollution--Sewers and Human Waste 248 -- Water Power 249 -- Water Supply and Purification 251 -- Water Supply and Purification--Reservoirs 256 -- Whaling 256 -- Wilderness 257 -- Wildlife 261 -- Wildlife--Breeding 266 -- Wildlife--Conservation 267 -- Wildlife--Control 270 -- Wildlife--Preserves and Restoration 271 -- Wind Power 274 -- Zoos, Aquariums, and Museums 276 -- Zoos, Aquariums, and Museums--Planetariums 282.
Other author Formica, Ronald J.
Chase, Victoria.
Subject Environmental sciences -- Miscellanea.
ISBN 0824209745