Globalization Of Water

Author: Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444360191
Size: 43.41 MB
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Can trade enhance global water use efficiency, or does it simply shift the environmental burden to a distant location? This book offers a consumer-based indicator of each nation’s water use: the water footprint.

Globalization Of Water

Author: Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 0470695471
Size: 60.88 MB
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Can trade enhance global water use efficiency, or does it simply shift the environmental burden to a distant location? This book offers a consumer-based indicator of each nation’s water use: the water footprint.

The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439102082
Size: 10.70 MB
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Explores every facet of water and examines the issues surrounding water scarcity and what can be done to ensure that humans have plenty of clean water in the future. By the best-selling author of The Wal-Mart Effect. Reprint.

Global Environmental Diplomacy

Author: Mostafa Kamal Tolba
Publisher: MIT Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780262701228
Size: 51.96 MB
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Tolba tells the story of the negotiations that led to a number of landmark agreements, such as the Vienna Convention on Ozone and its Montreal Protocol, the Basel Convention on Hazardous Wastes, and the Biodiversity Convention.

Water Is For Fighting Over

Author: John Fleck
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916794
Size: 28.57 MB
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John Fleck shows how western communities, whether farmers and city-dwellers or U.S. environmentalists and Mexican water managers, actually have a promising record of conservation and cooperation.

Modern Hydrology And Sustainable Water Development

Author: S. K. Gupta
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444347722
Size: 61.83 MB
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The material of this book will derive its scientific under-pinning from basics of mathematics, physics, chemistry, geology, meteorology, engineering, soil science, and related disciplines and will provide sufficient breadth and depth of ...

The Water Footprint Of Modern Consumer Society

Author: Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136457046
Size: 79.23 MB
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This book shows how the water footprint concept can be used to quantify and map the water use behind consumption and how it can guide reduction of water use to a sustainable level.

Environmental Physiology Of Animals

Author: Pat Willmer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444309226
Size: 67.88 MB
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A companion site for this book with artwork for downloading is available at: www.blackwellpublishing.com/willmer/ This new and updated edition, with two entirely new chapters, provides a comprehensive coverage of the comparative physiology ...