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Environmental Change and Challenge

Environmental Change and Challenge - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 978-0195419276

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ISBN13: 978-0195419276
ISBN10: 0195419278
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Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 2005
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Environmental Change and Challenge - 2ND 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0195419276

Philip Dearden and Bruce Mitchell

ISBN13: 978-0195419276
ISBN10: 0195419278
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 2ND 05
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Published: 2005
International: No
Summary

Environmental Change and Challenge: A Canadian Perspective helps students understand the ongoing change, complexity, and conflict associated with environmental issues. Introducing the basic scientific concepts relevant to the study of the global environment, this text explains the application of science to resource management.

The book aids student with an understanding of the biosphere's function, and to link basic environmental management principles to environmental and resource problems in a Canadian context. It provides both a basic background of the issues and a broad platform on which further understanding can be built.

Table of Contents

Pt. A Environment, Resources, and Society

1. Environmental Change and Challenge
2. Sustainable Development
3. Environmental Context for Canada

Pt. B The Ecosphere

4. Energy Flows and Ecosystems
5. Ecosystem Change
6. Ecosystems and Matter Cycling
7. Human Activity and Biogeochemical Cycling

Pt. C Environmental Management Strategies

8. The Ecosystem Approach
9. Adaptive Management
10. Impact Assessment
11. Stakeholders and Partnerships
12. Conflict Resolution

Pt. D Resource and Environmental Management in Canada

13. Urbobal Commons an Environmental Management
14. Agriculture
15. Forestry
16. Endangered Species
17. Endangered Spaces
18. Water
19. Energy
20. The Gl

Pt. E Environmental Change and Challenge Revisited

21. Imperatives for Change: Clayoquot Sound, the Challenge
22. Making It Happen

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