Environmental Science & Ecology

Environmental Science & Ecology


  • 04/22 Bill McKibben: Falter

    By Bill McKibben

    Our Price: $15.00 - $28.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112520378
    • Publisher: Strand Book Store
    • Published: 2019
    Admission & Signed Copy grants you admission for one, plus one signed copy of the book. Admission & Gift Card grants you admission for one, plus one $15 gift card to our store. Admission and the signed copy and/or gift card will only be available for pick-up at the event, so please select “in store pick-up” as your shipping method. Payment is required at the time the order is placed. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis. Please note that if you order a book but do not attend the event, your book will be held at the Strand’s basement holds desk for one week after the event.
  • 100 Day Action Plan to Save the Planet: A Climate Crisis Solution for the 44th President

    By William S. Becker

    Our Price: $23.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312575410
    • Publisher: ST. MARTIN'S PRESS
    • Published: November 2008
    Proposes a list of executive actions and public policy changes that can be implemented by the 44th president in 2009 to deal with climate change issues, which could result in reduced dependency on foreign oil, economic growth, and the creation of alternative sources of renewable energy.
  • 2030 Spike: Countdown to Global Catastrophe

    By Colin Mason

    Our Price: $53.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781844070183
    • Publisher: EARTHSCAN
    • Published: October 2003
    A discussion of environmental, climate, & social disasters that are building & threatening catastrophic consequences.
  • 2nd Iwa Leading-Edge on Water and Wastewater Treatment Technologies

    By Mark C. M. Loosdrecht

    Our Price: $183.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781843395089
    • Publisher: IWA Publishing (Intl Water Assoc)
    • Published: April 2005
    This collection from the 2004 conference held in Prague consists of 16 papers on drinking water improvements and 24 papers on wastewater treatment. The drinking water contributions explore the influence of NOM and membrane surface charge on UF-membrane fouling, simulation of ozone-UV reactor for water treatment, the physical behavior of GAC filter beds under warm eutrophic conditions, and the performance of riverbank filtration removal mechanisms. Topics of the wastewater papers include computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling, removal of estrogenic trace contaminants from landfill leachate, an acid oxidative sludge conditioning process, and a data-driven approach to sewage inflow prediction. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
  • 365 Ways to Change the World: How to Make a Difference - One Day At a Time

    By Michael Norton

    Our Price: $24.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780743297783
    • Publisher: FREE PRESS
    • Published: January 2007
    Includes information on Afghanistan, Africa, animals, Asia, Australia, Bangladesh, beaches, bicycles, Brazil, cars, cellphones, children, China, climate change, computers, developing countries, discrimination, diseases, Egypt, Ethiopia, fair-trade products, farming, food, France, gardening, HIV/AIDS, homeless, housing, India, Internet, Japan, Kenya, Mozambique, Nepal, Pakistan, peace, poverty, recycling, schools, South Africa, Sudan, toxins, travel, trees, Uganda, United Kingdom, United Nations, violence, war on terror, waste, water, women, youth, Zimbabwe, etc.
  • 365 Ways to Save the Earth, New and Updated Edition

    By Philippe Bourseiller

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780810984066
    • Publisher: HARRY N ABRAMS INC
    • Published: October 2008
    This book contains an awe-ispiring picture of the natural world for every day of the year, each accompanied by tips on saving the environment, from how to dispose of cooking oil to saying no to dispossable products. Abreathtakingly beautiful coffee table book with the potential to become a family favorite, '365 Ways to Save the Earth' features the award-winning photographs of Philippe Bourseiller, while taking readers on a daily visual journey of our planet. A book of high art that's educational, and thought provoking inspiration for constructive conversation about the state of our planet.
  • 50 Green Projects for the Evil Genius

    By Jamil Shariff

    Our Price: $29.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780071549592
    • Publisher: MCGRAW-HILL INC
    • Published: December 2008
    This guide for "evil geniuses" offers step-by-step instructions for 50 environmentally friendly projects such as insulating windows, building a compost bin, setting up a rainwater collection system and even creating a wind turbine as an alternative energy source. Shariff, a freelance environmental writer and consultant, begins by stating the benefits, precautions and objectives of each project before providing a materials list and detailed instructions. Photographs are included in each project to clarify the steps, and additional resources are also supplied at the end of each chapter. A foreword from former Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin is included. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
  • 50 Years of Environment: Singapore's Journey Towards Environmental Sustainability

    By Yong Soon Tan

    Our Price: $68.00
    • ISBN-13: 9789814696210
    • Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
  • A-Birding on a Bronco

    By Florence A. Merriam

    Our Price: $7.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781548189266
    • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • AP(R) Environmental Science All Access Book + Online + Mobile

    By Kevin Reel

    Our Price: $22.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780738610825
    • Publisher: Research & Education Association
    • Published: September 2013
    AP* Environmental Science All Access(TM) Anytime, Anywhere Access to AP Prep Make the most of your time with a new kind of study system built around you. You need a high score on the AP Environmental Science exam to get the college credit or placement you're counting on. We know prepping efficiently is important to you. So we're here to help you stay flexible and focused with REA's All Access study system. AP Environmental Science All Access offers you seamless access to targeted Advanced Placement Environmental Science assessment with e-flashcards, quizzes, and practice tests--just pick up wherever you leave off from whatever device you're on! Whether you're on your computer, smartphone, or other mobile device, All Access is there for you. 3 Study Tools Working Together to Help You Succeed Book: Targeted review of the AP Environmental Science material you'll be expected to know on exam day, plus proven tips and strategies for answering every question type. Web: Diagnostic tools at the online REA Study Center help you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses, so you know exactly where to focus your study. Mobile: Customizable e-flashcards mean personalized prep--practice where you need it most.
  • Abcs of Environmental Science

    By William B. Katz

    Our Price: $68.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780865876279
    • Published: June 1998
    Introduces the science behind the laws and regulations of the environment. Presents the principles that explain the earth's environment, summarizing major topical issues such as air and water pollution, solid and hazardous waste disposal, population density, and global warming. Written for non-scientists, the book does not contain any mathematical equations. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
  • About Canada: The Environment

    By Linda Pannozzo

    Our Price: $18.00
    • ISBN-13: 9781552668818
    • Publisher: Fernwood Publishing
  • About a Mountain

    By John D'Agata

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780393339017
    • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    • Published: February 2011
    The author's investigation into all facets of Yucca Mountain, a desert range near Las Vegas slated to be a federal nuclear waste storage facility, turns personal when his research unearths a report of a teenager's suicidal plunge off the roof of the Stratosphere Hotel, a boy the author believes he spoke with before his suicide. Reprint.
  • Abrupt Impacts of Climate Change: Anticipating Surprises

    By National Research Council

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780309287739
    • Publisher: National Academies Press
    • Published: January 2014