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Economics of International Environmental Agreements

Hans-Peter Weikard, Ekko van Ierland

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Economics of International Environmental AgreementsIntroductionInternational Environmental Agreements (IEAs) respond to transnational environmental pr...

Economics of Water Management

Xueqin Zhu

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Economics of Water Management Introduction Water is a scarce natural resource. It is not only used as an input to economic activity such as ir...

Economics, Environmental

Roger Perman

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2015-09-29

Environmental Economics Introduction Environmental economics uses the tools of economic analysis to address issues relating to the impacts of ...

Effects of Land Use

Darla K. Munroe

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Effects Of Land UseIntroductionLand use refers to the management or modification of the earth’s land surface by human agents. Often it refers to the c...

Endocrine Disruptors

Laura N. Vandenberg, SriDurgaDevi Kolla

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Endocrine DisruptorsIntroductionEndocrine disruptors, also referred to as endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), are compounds that interfere with the...

Endocrinology, Environmental

Sean C. Lema

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Environmental EndocrinologyIntroductionEnvironmental endocrinology is the study of how the environmental conditions experienced by an organism affect ...

Engineering, Environmental

Mira S. Olson

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Environmental Engineering Introduction Environmental engineering is the application of science and engineering principles to the design of env...

Environmental Assessment

Bram Noble

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Environmental AssessmentIntroductionEnvironmental assessment (EA) is the process of identifying the future consequences of a current or proposed actio...

Environmental Flows

Ryan Morrison, Erin Bray

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

Environmental FlowsIntroductionEnvironmental flows are commonly defined as the river-flow characteristics necessary to maintain the integrity of river...

Environmental Health

Mark F. Miller, Kelly J. Chandler, Linda S. Birnbaum

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Environmental HealthIntroductionEach day people are exposed to a wide variety of agents and stressors that have the potential to impact human health a...

Environmental Law

Liz Fisher

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Environmental LawIntroductionEnvironmental law is the law of environmental problems. It is a subject that can be traced back to ancient civilizations ...

Environmental Sociology

Kyle W. Knight

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

Environmental SociologyIntroductionHaving emerged in the 1970s as public awareness of and concern for environmental problems increased, environmental ...

Erosion

L. Allan James

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

ErosionIntroductionErosion is the movement of material from rest, as opposed to sediment transport, which is the ongoing movement of material, and dep...

Ethics, Animal

Clare Palmer, Gary Varner

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Animal EthicsIntroductionWork in animal ethics explores both theoretical questions about the basis of moral consideration for animals and what (if any...

Ethics, Environmental

Michael Paul Nelson, Leslie A. Ryan

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Environmental Ethics Introduction Environmental ethics focuses on questions concerning how we ought to inhabit the world; what constitutes a g...

European Union and Environmental Policy, The

David Benson, Andrew Jordan

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2017-01-11

The European Union and Environmental PolicyIntroductionAlthough manifestly not a state, the European Union (EU) has evolved from its origins as a trad...

Extreme Weather and Climate

Friederike Otto

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

Extreme Weather and ClimateIntroductionNatural disasters and extreme weather events have been of great societal importance throughout history and ofte...

Feedback Dynamics

Michael L. Deaton

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Feedback DynamicsIntroductionFeedback dynamics refers to the time-varying behavior of a system that is created by a particular class of causal forces ...

Fisheries, Economics of

Dale Squires, Niels Vestergaard

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

Economics of FisheriesIntroduction“Economics of fisheries” is a field of economic research that has developed since the mid-1950s. The core of the res...

Footprints

Alessandro Galli

Subject: Environmental Science »

Date Added: 2015-11-30

Footprints Introduction Since the turn of the 21st century, the term “footprint” has become very popular and entered in our daily vocabulary a...

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