Water In Plain Sight

Author: Judith D. Schwartz
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466879009
Size: 65.14 MB
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However, water is always on the move. In this timely, important book, Judith D. Schwartz presents a refreshing perspective on water that transcends zero-sum thinking.

Water In Plain Sight

Author: Judith D. Schwartz
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250069912
Size: 77.81 MB
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But as anxiety mounts - even as a swath of California farmland has been left fallow and extremist groups worldwide exploit the desperation of people losing livelihoods to desertification-many are finding new routes to water security, with ...

Cows Save The Planet

Author: Judith Schwartz
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603584331
Size: 68.88 MB
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Drawing on the work of thinkers and doers, renegade scientists and institutional whistleblowers from around the world, Schwartz challenges much of the conventional thinking about global warming and other problems.

Water Wars

Author: Vandana Shiva
Publisher: Pluto Press
ISBN: 9780745318370
Size: 53.13 MB
Format: PDF
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In Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution and Profit, acclaimed author Vandana Shiva sheds light on the activists who are fighting corporate manoeuvres to convert this life-sustaining resource into more gold for the elites.In Water Wars, ...

Where The Water Goes

Author: David Owen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698189906
Size: 13.18 MB
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The story Owen tells in Where the Water Goes is crucial to our future: how a patchwork of engineering marvels, byzantine legal agreements, aging infrastructure, and neighborly cooperation enables life to flourish in the desert —and the ...

Holistic Management

Author: Allan Savory
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 161091743X
Size: 72.18 MB
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In this third edition of Holistic Management, Savory and coauthor Jody Butterfield update and streamline guidelines to reverse desertification, halt climate change, retain biodiversity, and eliminate causes of global human impoverishment.

Water

Author: Alice Outwater
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780786725816
Size: 37.91 MB
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Step by step, Outwater makes clear what should have always been obvious: while engineering can depollute water, only ecologically interacting systems can create healthy waterways.Important reading for students of environmental studies, the ...

Grass Soil Hope

Author: Courtney White
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603585451
Size: 41.91 MB
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Explores the impact an increase in the carbon content in soil would have on greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere, and offers ways to accomplish this.

Thirst

Author: Steven Mithen
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674072197
Size: 39.60 MB
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Mithen puts this crisis into context by exploring 10,000 years of water management. Thirst tells of civilizations defeated by the water challenge, and of technological ingenuity that sustained communities in hostile environments.