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Environmental Geology, tenth edition, presents the student with a broad overview of environmental geology. The text looks both at how the earth developed into its present condition and where matters seem to be moving for the future. It is hoped that this knowledge will provide the student with a useful foundation for discussing and evaluating specific environmental issues, as well as for developing ideas about how the problems should be solved. Salient Features : • Data on global temperature changes, water levels, soil erosion, U.S. air quality and air pollutants have all been updated. • New data on land cover/use, recent population change and population density for the U.S. are all examined. • Over 150 new photos and illustrations.

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Author(s)Carla W Montgomery
PublisherMcGraw Hill
Edition1
ISBN9789339221256
Pages558
BindingSoft Cover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2015