Waterfall Environmental Science, Eighth Edition
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Chapter Title
1 Environmental Science and Critical Thinking
2 Environmental Protection and Sustainability
3 Understanding the Root Causes of the Environmental Crisis
4 Principles of Ecology: How Ecosystems Work
5 Principles of Ecology: Biomes and Aquatic Life Zones
6 Principles of Ecology: Self-Sustaining Mechanisms in Ecosystems
7 Human Ecology: Our Changing Relationship with the Environment
8 Population: Measuring Growth and Its Impact
9 Stabilizing the Human Population: Strategies for Sustainability
10 Creating a Sustainable System of Agriculture to Feed the World`s People
11 Preserving Biological Diversity
12 Grasslands, Forests, and Wilderness: Sustainable Management Strategies
13 Water Resources: Preserving Our Liquid Assets and Protecting Aquatic Ecosystems
14 Nonrenewable Energy Sources
15 Foundations of a Sustainable Energy System: Conservation and Renewable Energy
16 The Earth and Its Mineral Resources
17 Creating Sustainable Cities, Suburbs, and Towns: Principles and Practices of Sustainable Community Development
18 Principles of Toxicology and Risk Assessment
19 Air Pollution and Noise: Living and Working in a Healthy Environment
20 Global Air Pollution: Ozone Depletion, Acid Deposition, and Global Climate Change
21 Water Pollution: Sustainably Managing a Renewable Resource
22 Pests and Pesticides: Growing Crops Sustainably
23 Hazardous and Solid Wastes: Sustainable Solutions
24 Environmental Ethics: The Foundation of a Sustainable Society
25 Sustainable Economics: Understanding the Economy and Challenges Facing the Industrial Nations
27 Law, Government, and Society
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