ISBN 9788179934555,Introduction to Environmental Sciences

Introduction to Environmental Sciences



The Energy and Resources Institute

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788179934555

ISBN-10 8179934551


Number of Pages 428 Pages
Language (English)


Environmental sciences is a vast and multidisciplinary science that involves the study of natural resources of land, water, and air. Introduction to Environmental Sciences comprehensively covers numerous aspects of this vast subject. The book focuses on the causes of environmental problems and methods and ways of mitigating these causes. It covers topics such as biostatistics, principles of analytic method, disaster management, various chemical processes operating in the environment, greenhouse gases emissions, global warming, among others. The book will prove beneficial to those involved in environmental studies, environmental management, community health practice, to mention some.

Key Features:
Covers various manual and instrumental methods
Gives comprehensive coverage of environmental statistics
Focuses on sustainability and environmental chemistry
Deals with greenhouse gas emissions and global warming

Environmental Sciences: Scope and Importance
Environmental Chemistry
Environmental Biostatistics
Environmental Legislation
Sustainable Development
Restoration Ecology
Soil Pollution
Demography: Meaning and Scope
Instrumental Methods of Analysis
Analysis of Polluted Soil and Sediment
Analysis of Polluted Water
Noise Pollution
Forest Resources
Wildlife Resources
Environmental Assessment and Planning
Environmental Education and Awareness
Disaster Management
Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Global Warming