A thorough primer that presents an easy-to-follow, proven method for grasping the basics of environmental science, from water cycle and air pollution to environmental management and alternative energy sources. Focusing on the scientific aspects of the study of the environment, the text integrates key systems and human influences. The clearly structured format of Environmental Science
makes it fully accessible providing an easily understood, comprehensive overview for everyone, from students to professionals in fields that have been affected by environmental change. With this book you can:
- Teach yourself environmental science, from ecosystems to global warming
- Work at your own pace and take self-tests to assess your comprehension
- Learn about Earth's natural processes and the impact of human activities
Softcover, 352 pages.
BARBARA MURCK, PHD, is a senior lecturer in the Department of Geography and the Environment Programs at the University of Toronto at Mississauga in Ontario, Canada. She is the author of Environmental Geology, Dangerous Earth, Geology Today, and Geology: A Self-Teaching Guide, all from Wiley.
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