Jennifer Houghton, Y. Ding, David J. Griggs, P. J. Van der Linden, X. Dai, Kathy Maskell, Ca Johnson
Jennifer Houghton, Y. Ding, David J. Griggs, P. J. Van der Linden, X. Dai, Kathy Maskell, Ca Johnson
Susan Solomon, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
There is now clear scientific evidence that emissions from economic activity, particularly the burning of fossil fuels for energy, are causing changes to the Earth´s climate. A sound understanding of the economics of climate change is needed in order...
Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (Program)
William H. Schlesinger
Gerald A. Meehl, T. F. Stocker, W. D. Collins, A. T. Friedlingstein, A. T. Gaye, J. M. Gregory, Akio Kitoh, Reto Knutti, J. M. Murphy, Akira Noda, S. C. B. Raper, Zhi-Qi Zhao
Using data assembled by the Global Environmental Monitoring System we examine the reduced-form relationship between various environmental indicators and the level of a country's per capita income. Our study covers four types of indicators: concentrations...
C.A.J. Appelo, Dieke Postma
F. S. Chapin, Eric L. Berlow, Janine Bloomfield, Rodolfo Dirzo, E Huber-Sanwald, Laura Foster Huenneke, Ann P. Kinzig, Rik Leemans, David M. Lodge, H. A. Mooney, Martín Oesterheld, N. L. Poff, Brian Walker, Marilyn D. Walker, Diana H. Wall
The Universal Soil Loss Equation (USLE) enables to planners to predict the average rate of soil erosion for each feasible alternative combination of crop system management practices in association with a specified soil type, rainfall pattern, and topography...
Clint D. Tomlin
R. G. Congalton, K. Green
John Theodore Houghton, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
T.H. Pearson, R. A. Rosenberg
Lance Gunderson, C. S. Holling
Georgina M. Mace
Murray B. McBride
John M. Norman
D.M. Smith, Bruce C. Larson, Matthew J. Kelty, P. M. S. Ashton
Robert S. Ayers, D. W. Westcot
An extensive literature review of all available salt tolerance data was undertaken to evaluate the current status of our knowledge of the salt tolerance of agricultural crops. In general, crops tolerate salinity up to a threshold level above which yields...
A scientific, detailed publication on all physicochemical aspects of air pollution addressed to those readers already knowledgeable in mathematics, physics, and chemistry. Six parts deal with pollutant gases (origins and effects); chemistry of pollution;...
Bert Metz, Ogunlade Davidson, Heleen de Coninck, Manuela Loos, Leo Meyer
Bates, B. (ed.)Kundzewicz, Z.W. (ed.)Wu, S. (ed.)Palutikof, J. (ed.), Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz, Shaohong Wu, J. P. Palutikof
Donald L. Sparks
Robert W. Sterner, James J. Elser
H. (eds.) Steinfeld, P. Gerber, T. Wassenaar, V. Castel, M. Rosales, C. de Haan
G. E. Rayment, F. R. Higginson
Ray K. Linsley, Max Adam Kohler, Joseph Louis Hornore Paulhus
N. L. Poff, J. D. Allan, Mark B. Bain, James R. Karr, Karen L. Prestegaard, B D Ritcher, Richard E. Sparks, J. C. Stromberg
The ecology of hydrocarbon degradation by microbial populations in the natural environment is reviewed, emphasizing the physical, chemical, and biological factors that contribute to the biodegradation of petroleum and individual hydrocarbons. Rates of...
From foreword: "This report represents the most current methodology available for wetland classification and culminates a long-term effort involving many wetland scientists."
This manual, Evapotranspiration and Irrigation Water Requirements (Manual No. 70) , prepared by the Committee on Irrigation Water Requirements of the Irrigation and Drainage Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers, updates the former ASCE...
Ingrid Chorus, Jamie Bartram
Physicochemical and environmental plant physiology
John L. Monteith
K. G. Renard, G. R. Foster, G. A. Weesies, D. C. Yoder
Surabi Menon, Kenneth L. Denman, Guy P. Brasseur, Amnat Chidthaisong, Philippe Ciais, P. M. Cox, Robert E. Dickinson, Didier Hauglustaine, Christoph Heinze, Elisabeth A. Holland, Daniel J. Jacob, Ulrike Lohmann, Srikanthan Ramachandran, Pedro L. Silva Dias, Steven C. Wofsy, Xiaoye Zhang
David G. Andrews, James R. Holton
Brian Walker, David Salt, Walter V. Reid
James K Agee
Rising atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2), primarily from human fossil fuel combustion, reduces ocean pH and causes wholesale shifts in seawater carbonate chemistry. The process of ocean acidification is well documented in field data, and the rate will...
Stanley E. Manahan
C. J. Hurst, R. L. Crawford, J. L. Garland, D. A. Lipson, A. L. Mills, L. D. Stetzenbach
N. Nakicenovic, Joseph Alcamo, Gerald Davis, Bert de Vries, Joergen Fenhann, Stuart Gaffin, Kenneth Gregory, Arnulf Grubler, Tae Yong Jung, Tom Kram, Emilio Lèbre La Rovere, Laurie Michaelis, Shunsuke Mori, Tsuneyuki Morita, William Pepper, Hugh M. Pitcher, Lynn Price, Keywan Riahi, Alexander Roehrl, Hans-Holger Rogner, Alexei Sankovski, Michael E. Schlesinger, P. R. Shukla, Steven J. Smith, Rob Swart, Sascha van Rooijen, Nadejda Victor, Zhou Dadi
A model to predict global patterns in vegetation physiognomy was developed from physiological considera- tions influencing the distributions of different functional types of plant. Primary driving variables are mean coldest- month temperature, annual...
Fikret Berkes, Carl Folke, Johan Colding
D. A. Randall, Thierry Fichefet
Jacob Bear, Arnold Verruijt
J.J. Konz, K. Lisi, E. J. Friebele, D.A. Dixon
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Land Use, Land-Use Change, and Forestry (SR-LULUCF) has been prepared in response to a request from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Subsidiary Body...
This publication is intended to provide guidance in determining crop water requirements and their application in planning, design and operation of irrigation projects.
James J Konz, Karen Lisi, Elaine Friebele, Environmental Protection Agency
Barbara J. Finlayson-Pitts, J. N. Pitts
William D. Nordhaus
Phil Williams, K. Norris
Lars Håkanson, Margareta B. Jansson
Gretchen Rossman, Sharon F. Rallis
The oceans are warming. Over the period 1961 to 2003,global ocean temperature has risen by 0.10°C from thesurface to a depth of 700 m. Consistent with the ThirdAssessment Report (TAR), global ocean heat content (0–3,000...
Richard T. T. Forman, Daniel Sperling, John A. Bissonette, Anthony P. Clevenger, Carol D Cutshall, Virginia H. Dale, R. L. France, Charles R. Goldman, Kevin Heanue, Julia A. Jones, Frederick J. Swanson, Tom Turrentine, Thomas C. Winter
Eric A. Davidson, M. O. Andreae, D. S. Schimel
This manual is the result of an ACIAR-sponsored workshop to promote the use of mycorrhizal fungi for eucalypt plantation forestry in China. The manual explains procedures used by scientists who work with mycorrhizal fungi and roots in the laboratory,...
David M. Olson, Eric Dinerstein, U. Werder
Agroecology. The scientific basis of alternative agriculture.
Mary Allessio Leck, Terry Parker, Robert L. Simpson
David B. Lindenmayer, Jerry F. Franklin
Andrew Bakun, Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas del Noroeste (Mexico)
W.J. Lyman, W. F. Reehl, David H. Rosenblatt
Herman van Bekkum, E. M. Flanigen, J.C. Jansen
Joseph S. Devinny, Marc A. Deshusses, Todd S. Webster
C. T. Haan
B. Langlais, David A. Reckhow, David R. Brink
structuring role of submerged macrophytes in lakes
The relationship between economic development and environmental quality is analyzed econometrically for a large sample of countries over time. The results indicate that some indicators improve with rising incomes (like water and sanitation), others worsen...
Elizabeth Kay Berner, Robert A. Berner
David R. Knighton
Michel Loreau, Shahid Naeem, Pablo Inchausti
Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz, Luis Mata, Kathleen A. Miller
Michael J. Prather, Frank Dentener, R. G. Derwent, E. J. Dlugokencky, Ivar S. A. Isaksen, V. Kirchhoff, P. Matson, P. Midgley, M. Wang, I. Bey, Guy P. Brasseur, L. Buja, W. J. Collins, J. S. Daniel, William B. DeMore, Norfolk Derek, R. Dickerson, D.E. Etheridge, Pj Fraser, R. Friedl, Jan S. Fuglestvedt, M. Gauss, Lee Grenfell, A. Grubler, N. Harris, Didier Hauglustaine, Larry W. Horowitz, Christopher S. Jackman, Daniel J. Jacob, Lyatt Jaeglé, Atul K. Jain, M. Kanakidou, Sigrún Karlsdóttir, Malcolm K. W. Ko, Michael J. Kurylo, Mark G. Lawrence, Jennifer A. Logan, M. Manning, D. Mauzerall, J.E. McConnell, Loretta J. Mickley, Stephen A. Montzka, J. F. Muller, J. Olivier, K. Pickering, G. Pitari, G. J. Roelofs, Helen Rogers, B. Rognerud, Steven J. Smith
A. Henderson-Sellers, P. J. Kennedy
R.F. Fisher, Dan Binkley
Bert Metz, Ogunlade Davidson, Peter Bosch, Rutu Dave, Leo Meyer
Mark A. Sutton, Hans van Grinsven, Gilles Billen, Albert Bleeker, Keith R. Bull, J. W. Erisman, Peringe Grennfelt, Bruna Grizzetti, Clare Howard, O. Oenema, Till Spranger, Wilfried Winiwarter
Björn Berg, Charles McClaugherty
Robert J. Nicholls, Poh Poh Wong, Virginia Burkett, J.O. Codignotto, John Hay, R.F. McLean, S. Ragoonaden, Colin D. Woodroffe, Pamela Abuodha, J. Arblaster, B. Brown, D. Forbes, Jim W. Hall, Jason A. Lowe, Susanne C. Moser, S. Rupp-Armstrong, Yoshiki Saito
Soil fertility and fertilizers : an introduction to nutrient management
E. Dickinson, A. Henderson-Sellers, Kennedy Jw, F. Wilson
This manual presents a scientifically rigorous method to help companies understand their dependency and impact on global water resources, and offers guidance on response strategies that conserve water for industry, communities, and nature. It contains...
M. O. Andreae, D. S. Schimel
Michael D. LaGrega, Phillip L. Buckingham, Jeffrey C. Evans
Martin W. Holdgate
A. F. Bouwman
Sue (S) English, Clive Wilkinson, Valonna (Vj) Baker
J. R. Williams, V. P. Singh
This report provides information for policy makers, scientists and engineers in the field of climate change and reduction of CO2 emissions. It describes sources, capture, transport, and storage of CO2, as well as the costs, economic potential, and societal...
Donovan S. Correll, Marshall C. Johnston
Garnett P. Williams, Moshe Wolman
The second edition of MOP 71 is valuable to water professionals, engineers, scientists, practitioners, and educators interested in developing and managing ever more constrained water supplies worldwide.
R. Lal, J. M. Kimble, R. F. Follett, C. V. Cole
F. J. Stevenson, M. A. Cole