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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title On a Sustainable Future of the Earth's Natural Resources [electronic resource] /
Author Ramkumar, Mu.
Publisher Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer,
Year Published 2013
Call Number GB3-5030
ISBN 9783642329173
Subjects Geography. ; Mines and mineral resources. ; Regional planning. ; Forests and forestry. ; Climatic changes.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Collation XIV, 554 p. 246 illus., 81 illus. in color. online resource.
Notes Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes Future perspectives in Earth Science -- Geosphere -- Hydrosphere -- Biosphere -- Energy -- Palaeoenvironment -- Environmental Issues and Sustenance -- Novel methods addressing sustenance and conservation. On a Sustainable Future of Earth's Natural Resources is divided into three sections, with individual chapters contributed by experts on different facets of the earth sciences, natural resources management and related issues. The first section focuses on the status of Earth's resources; land, water, biota and atmosphere. Reviews on the rate of exploitation and the need to conserve these resources for future sustenance are also covered in this section. The following section includes chapters elucidating environmental, ecological, climatological and anthropological pressures on sustained nourishment with the Earth's resources. The last section describes management practices, issues and perspectives on sociological, legal, administrative, ICT and strategic efforts that need to be implemented in order to sustain our natural resources. This book covers a broad spectrum of the Earth's resources and sustenance, offering a comprehensive perspective on their past, present and future.
Place Published Berlin, Heidelberg
Corporate Au Added Ent SpringerLink (Online service)
Title Ser Add Ent Springer Earth System Sciences
Host Item Entry Springer eBooks
PUB Date Free Form 2013
Series Title Untraced Springer Earth System Sciences
BIB Level m
Medium computer
Content text
Carrier online resource
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20130727060124
Language eng
OCLC Rec Leader 02965nam a22005295i 45