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Environmental science

CABI provides comprehensive, up-to-date information on the issues of environmental quality, including pollution and degradation and associated remediation technologies. Current issues, such as biofuels and climate change are also covered.

We collate published information from the world’s scientific literature, and commission relevant books and monographs.

Environmental Impact is an internet resource created in response to demand from the scientific community, policy makers and information specialists for a single comprehensive bibliographic information resource on climate change and other influences of humans on the biosphere.

The Himalayan Soap Pod Tree <i>(Gymnocladus assamicus)</i>: An Ecologically and Economically Important Tree on the Brink of Extinction

Extinction of species has alarmingly increased in recent decades due to anthropogenic activities, natural calamities and climate change. The life history, ecology and evolution of such species have often not been well studied. Gymnocladus assamicus i...

A Handbook of Environmental Toxicology: Human Disorders and Ecotoxicology

In Environmental Toxicology the authors focus on two key aspects: human disorders and ecotoxicology as affected by major toxins original from biology sources and pollutants and radiation generated spontaneously or as a result of anthropogenic activit...

Modelling Nature: An introduction to mathematical modelling of natural systems

The use of mathematical models is a fundamental aspect of modern science. With computers now allowing previously difficult calculations to be done quickly and easily, an understanding of mathematics and an appreciation for modelling is possible even ...
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change Open Resources
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change

Edited by M Jackson, B Ford-Lloyd and M Parry

Chapter 8: Climate Change and On-farm Conservation of Crop Landraces in Centres of Diversity from the book Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change is available to read online for free.

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