Environmental Economics
epub |eng | 2013-02-11 | Author:Allan Savory & Jody Butterfield [Savory, Allan]

Conclusion As I mentioned, most individuals have only limited power to control the source of energy they use, although citizens can speak out for better governance, policies, planning, and regulation. ...
( Category: Conservation August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Federico Morelli & Piotr Tryjanowski

4.4.2 Indicator Species Analysis Another useful tool, in order to identify a set of bird species as potential indicators in a particular type of farming system, is the indicator value ...
( Category: Sustainable Development August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-14 | Author:Mark Hudson

CHAPTER FIVE OUT OF THE FRYING PAN Catastrophic Fire as a “Crisis of Crisis Management” The development of civilization and industry in general has always shown itself so active in ...
( Category: Environmental Policy August 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-31 | Author:Carlo Petrini [Petrini, Carlo]

CHAPTER 10 TOOLS If you look for the word “liberation” in the dictionary, one of the definitions will refer to its use in chemistry and physics. The liberation of energy ...
( Category: Agriculture & Food Policy August 2,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-02-10 | Author:Fikret Berkes [Berkes, Fikret]

Typically, communities set aside part of their LMMAs as a restricted area. The location and size of this tabu area, usually 10–15 percent of a village’s fishing waters, is determined ...
( Category: Human Geography August 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-08-12 | Author:Scott Berkun [Scott Berkun]

Inheritance and tradition. The U.S. rejection of the metric system is tied to tradition: America already knew the English system, so why learn another? (See Space, metrics, and Thomas Jefferson ...
( Category: Sustainable Development August 2,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Roland Kupers

Locked In before You Know It The early success of Tesla illustrates how incumbent car companies are unlikely to succeed at electric cars. Sure, it may be too early to ...
( Category: Environmental Policy August 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Seeger

Many failed listings in mining Many junior mining companies listed on stock exchanges during the commodity boom phase. It was a period of easy access to mining capital. Many mining ...
( Category: Environmental Economics July 31,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Takashi Hayashi

Then, the set of Pareto-efficient allocations is depicted as in Fig. 4.8, which is a vertical line. This is because when equality of marginal rates of substitution between A and ...
( Category: Microeconomics July 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2007-05-09 | Author:Paul Hawken [Hawken, Paul]

Sustainable Agriculture (3,349): Sustainable agriculture and farming is the science, art, or practice of cultivating the soil, producing crops, and raising livestock that is economically viable, socially responsible, and ecologically ...
( Category: Environmental Policy July 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-03 | Author:Tom Rand

* * * i — An externality is an unaccounted-for cost (or benefit) that hits a third party who didn’t choose to take on that cost (or benefit). Throwing out ...
( Category: Economic Policy July 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-14 | Author:Paul Lim

Fund Turnover A fund’s turnover rate refers to the speed with which its manager replaces stocks in his or her portfolio. A turnover rate of 100 percent, for example, would ...
( Category: Bonds July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-20 | Author:Devra Davis

A Breast Cancer Fund poster, banned in San Francisco in January 2000.The superimposed mastectomy scar is that of the author’s friend Andrea Martin. 11 Doctoring Evidence You can observe a ...
( Category: Oncology July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-26 | Author:Stephen Leahy

The global average water footprint of whole cow’s milk is about 940 liters (248 gallons) for every kilogram (2 pounds). Butter derived from whole milk accounts for about 28% of ...
( Category: Natural Resources July 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-29 | Author:Dolly Jorgensen

Loss and grief for the pigeon were on Leopold’s mind. But his grieving was not for specific dead pigeons, individuals who had been trapped or shot or swatted down with ...
( Category: Environmentalism July 24,2020 )