An Integrated Approach to Environmental Management by Dibyendu Sarkar, Rupali Datta, Avinandan Mukherjee, Robyn

By Dibyendu Sarkar, Rupali Datta, Avinandan Mukherjee, Robyn Hannigan

Covers the latest themes within the box of environmental administration and offers a large concentrate on the theoretical and methodological underpinnings of environmental management

  • Provides an updated survey of the sector from the viewpoint of alternative disciplines
  • Covers the subject of environmental administration from a number of views, specifically, normal sciences, engineering, company, social sciences, and techniques and instruments perspectives
  • Combines either educational rigor and sensible process via literature studies and theories and examples and case reviews from varied geographic components and coverage domains
  • Explores neighborhood and worldwide problems with environmental administration and analyzes the function of varied participants within the environmental administration process
  • Chapter contents are thoroughly validated with a variety of photographs, charts, graphs, and tables, and followed via an in depth reference record for extra readings

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The successor building at that site is a department store, constructed on a foundation of deep pilings reaching to solid bedrock below and thus remains undam­ aged. , 2009). All geotechnical means of sinkhole risk evaluation have their limitations, and thus, investigations are best done using a combination of methods, using essentially the same tools as are used in paleoseismic and landslide studies. , Fig. 28) and of maps prepared over the years is a logical early step. Boreholes should be drilled and the vertical sequence of materials characterized and logged.

The streets between the rows of houses are flooded and littered with debris. The flooded houses in the background are on the lagoon (Barnegat Bay) side of the narrow peninsula, only about 200 m wide at this location. Photo: US Air Force. 5 ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT OF RIVERS AND LAKES beachfront properties and flooding homes on the lagoon side (Fig. 16). , 2013). , 2010; Kleinfield, 2012). ) to protect their slice of the coast. However, armoring may have delete­ rious side effects, increasing the erosion rates on adjacent beaches as was discussed previously.

The increased use of these systems is readily apparent when comparing aerial images taken of the same part of western Kansas two decades apart (Fig. 22). In 1991, there were only three circles (highlighted in yellow on the black and white image) irrigated by central pivot mechanisms, whereas by 2010 there were 39 in the same area, some with double the diameter of the earlier fields. A central pivot system operates by withdrawing water from a well drilled in the center of the field. 23a). 23b), indicating that groundwater consumption is outstripping the recharge capabilities of the system.

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