Daniel D. Chiras holds a Ph. He is also an avid musician, organic gardener, river runner, and bicyclist. Environmental Science. Updated throughout with the latest data from the field, the new Ninth Edition of Environmental Science provides a comprehensive, student-friendly introduction to the environmental issues facing society today and offers numerous solutions for how we can create a more sustainable way of life. Chiras focuses on the underlying cause of environmental problems and is sure to present both sides of the issue at hand.
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Daniel D. Chiras holds a Ph. He is also an avid musician, organic gardener, river runner, and bicyclist. Environmental Science. Daniel Chiras.
Updated throughout with the latest environmental information, issues, and facts, the new Eighth Edition of Environmental Science provides a clear introduction to the environmental topics facing society today and offers many possible solutions on how we can move towards a more sustainable way of life. The author focuses on the root cause of many environmental problems and takes care to presents both sides of the issues. Every chapter emphasizes critical analysis to teach students how to approach these complex topics and determine the merits of the debates for themselves.
New Go Green tips offer suggestions for how students can be more environmentally conscious in their daily lives. Chapter 2 Environmental Protection and Sustainability. How Ecosystems Work. Biomes and Aquatic Life Zones. SelfSustaining Mechanisms in Ecosystems.
Our Changing Relationship with the Environment. Measuring Growth and Its Impact. Principles and Practices of Sustainable Community Development.
Chapter 18 Principles of Toxicology and Risk Assessment. Living and Working in a Healthy Environment. Sustainably Managing a Renewable Resource. Growing Crops Sustainably.
Sustainable Solutions. The Foundation of a Sustainable Society. Strategies for Sustainability. Chapter 11 Preserving Biological Diversity. Sustainable Management Strategies. Chapter 14 Nonrenewable Energy Sources. Conservation and Renewable Energy. Challenges Facing the Developing Nations. Chapter 27 Law Government and Society. Congress United unsustainable wetlands wildlife zone. Chapter 1 Environmental Science and Critical Thinking.
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Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Designed for the undergraduate, introductory environmental science course, the thoroughly updated and redesigned tenth edition of Environmental Science continues to present a comprehensive, student-friendly introduction to contemporary environmental issues with an emphasis on sustainable solutions that meet social, economic, and environmental goals. This acclaimed book is the only text that explores the underlying causes of environmental problems and root-level solutions and presents both sides of many critical issues.