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  • Cenozoic Foreland Basins of Western Europe (Geological by A. Mascle, C. Puigdefabregas, M. Fernandez and H.P.

    By A. Mascle, C. Puigdefabregas, M. Fernandez and H.P. Luterbacher

    Offers a contemporary synthesis on foreland basin series stratigraphy and structural geology. comprises the foothills, foreland basins of the Northwestern Alps,Pyrenees and Betic thrust belts. The multidisciplinary strategy contains either sedimentological and structural reports plus numerical modelling as a device to quantify and combine the geological information. additionally on hand: The Geology of principal Europe - quantity 2 Mesozoic and Cenozoic - ISBN 1862392641 The Geology of britain and Wales (Geological Society Geology of sequence GOEWP) - ISBN 978-1-86239-200-7 The Geological Society of LondonFounded in 1807, the Geological Society of London is the oldest geological society on the earth, and one of many greatest publishers within the Earth sciences.The Society publishes a variety of top quality peer-reviewed titles for teachers and pros operating within the geosciences, and enjoys an enviable overseas attractiveness for the standard of its work.The many components within which we post in include:-Petroleum geology-Tectonics, structural geology and geodynamics-Stratigraphy, sedimentology and paleontology-Volcanology, magmatic experiences and geochemistry-Remote sensing-History of geology-Regional geology publications

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  • Principles of Soil Conservation and Management by Humberto Blanco-Canqui, Rattan Lal

    By Humberto Blanco-Canqui, Rattan Lal

    Principles of Soil administration and Conservation” comprehensively experiences the state-of-knowledge on soil erosion and administration. It discusses intimately soil conservation subject matters in terms of soil productiveness, surroundings caliber, and agronomic creation. It addresses the consequences of soil erosion with emphasis on worldwide hotspots and synthesizes on hand from built and constructing nations. It additionally significantly stories info on no-till administration, natural farming, crop residue administration for business makes use of, conservation buffers (e.g., grass buffers, agroforestry systems), and the matter of hypoxia within the Gulf of Mexico and in different regions.

    This ebook uniquely addresses the worldwide concerns together with carbon sequestration, internet emissions of CO2, and erosion as a sink or resource of C less than diversified situations of soil administration. It additionally deliberates the results of the projected worldwide warming on soil erosion and vice versa. the fear approximately worldwide nutrition safeguard when it comes to soil erosion and techniques for confronting the rest difficulties in soil administration and conservation are particularly addressed. This quantity is appropriate for either undergraduate and graduate scholars attracted to realizing the rules of soil conservation and administration. The booklet is additionally helpful for practitioners, extension brokers, soil conservationists, and policymakers as a big reference material.

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  • Lectures on geology;: Being outlines of the science, by Jeremiah Van Rensselaer

    By Jeremiah Van Rensselaer

    This is often a precise replica of a publication released ahead of 1923. this isn't an OCR'd ebook with unusual characters, brought typographical mistakes, and jumbled phrases. This publication can have occasional imperfections similar to lacking or blurred pages, terrible photographs, errant marks, and so on. that have been both a part of the unique artifact, or have been brought via the scanning procedure. We think this paintings is culturally vital, and regardless of the imperfections, have elected to convey it again into print as a part of our carrying on with dedication to the protection of revealed works world wide. We savor your knowing of the imperfections within the maintenance technique, and desire you get pleasure from this beneficial ebook.

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  • The Dating Game: One Man's Search for the Age of the Earth by Cherry Lewis

    By Cherry Lewis

    During this ebook, Cherry Lewis skilfully blends the historical past of gauging the age of the earth with a biography of Arthur Holmes, a British geologist who used to be a pioneer of geochronology. while it used to be deeply retro to take action within the early 20th century, he spent decades attempting to turn out the good antiquity of the earth, mentioning that it used to be 'perhaps a bit indelicate to invite of our mom Earth her age, yet technological know-how recognizes no shame'. either interesting and touching, this booklet appeals to a wide readership of either geologists and technological know-how lovers.

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