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Atlas of environmental issues

Nick Middleton

Atlas of environmental issues

by Nick Middleton

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atlases, British.,
  • Ecology -- Maps,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Maps

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementNick Middleton.
    GenreMaps
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF75
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20824934M
    ISBN 100198316747

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    An authoritative, up-to-date handbook on global change. Written by a scientist for nonscientists, this primer humanizes the great environmental issues of our time - the hole in the ozone layer, the greenhouse effect, acid rain, and air pollution. ( views) Africa: Atlas of our Changing Environment - United Nations Environment Programme, S&P Global Ratings has created the ESG Risk Atlas to provide a view of relative environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks we see around the world. The Atlas, which takes the form of an online infographic, reflects our observations about various ESG risks that different sectors and geographies face.

      Meeting the needs of upper level students, this book treats global environmental problems as complex issues with a network of human and biophysical causes. Each chapter interlinks human demands on the Earth's resources to natural biophysical change - not simply a 'cause and effect' treatment of global issues and environmental change Includes coverage of . Description: The Atlas of Food provides an up-to-date and visually appealing way of understanding the important issues relating to global food and agriculture. In mapping out broad areas of investigation—contamination of food and water, overnutrition, micronutrient deficiency, processing, farming, and trade—it offers a concise overview of.


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