Restoration and Management of Lakes and Reservoirs  Third Edition
Score: 4
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Restoration and Management of Lakes and Reservoirs Third Edition


  • Author : G. Dennis Cooke
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-04-19
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781420032109


Restoration and Management of Lakes and Reservoirs Third Edition Book Description :

It has been more than ten years since the last edition of the bestselling Restoration and Management of Lakes and Reservoirs. In that time, lake and reservoir management and restoration technologies have evolved and an enhanced version of this standard resource is long overdue. Completely revised and updated, the third edition continues the tradition of providing comprehensive coverage of the chemical, physical, and biological processes of eutrophication and its control. The authors describe the eutrophication process, outline methods for developing a pre-management and restoration diagnosis-feasibility study, and provide detailed descriptions of scientifically sound management and restoration methods. See what’s new in the Third Edition: • New c...

Water and Wastewater Calculations Manual  2nd Ed

Water and Wastewater Calculations Manual 2nd Ed


  • Author : Shun Dar Lin
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2007-06-26
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015064990503


Water and Wastewater Calculations Manual 2nd Ed Book Description :

Quick Access to the Latest Calculations and Examples for Solving All Types of Water and Wastewater Problems! The Second Edition of Water and Wastewater Calculations Manual provides step-by-step calculations for solving a myriad of water and wastewater problems. Designed for quick-and-easy access to information, this revised and updated Second Edition contains over 110 detailed illustrations and new material throughout. Written by the internationally renowned Shun Dar Lin, this expert resource offers techniques and examples in all sectors of water and wastewater treatment. Using both SI and US customary units, the Second Edition of Water and Wastewater Calculations Manual features: Coverage of stream sanitation, lake and impoundment management, and gr...

Calcium and Magnesium in Drinking water
Score: 3
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Calcium and Magnesium in Drinking water


  • Author : World Health Organization
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789241563550


Calcium and Magnesium in Drinking water Book Description :

Can calcium and magnesium ("hardness") in drinking water contribute to preventing disease? This book documents the outputs of an unprecedented group of experts assembled by the World Health Organization to address this question. It includes their comprehensive consensus view on what is known and what is not about the role and possible health benefit of calcium and magnesium in drinking-water. Also included is a series of chapters each authored by internationally renowned experts reviewing the state of the art in different aspects including: global dietary calcium and magnesium intakes; the contribution of drinking water to calcium and magnesium intake; health significance of calcium and magnesium; role of drinking-water in relation to bone metabolism...

Income Opportunities in Special Forest Products
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Income Opportunities in Special Forest Products


  • Author : Margaret G. Thomas
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Forest products
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0788112368


Income Opportunities in Special Forest Products Book Description :

Describes special forest products that represent opportunities for rural entrepreneurs to supplement their incomes. Includes: aromatics, berries & wild fruits, cones & seeds, forest botanicals, honey, mushrooms, nuts, syrup, & weaving & dying materials. Each chapter describes market & competition considerations, distribution & packaging, equipment needs, & resource conservation considerations, & also presents a profile of a rural business marketing the products. Products suitable for small or part-time operators are described. 50 photos....

Dying in America

Dying in America


  • Author : Institute of Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780309303132


Dying in America Book Description :

For patients and their loved ones, no care decisions are more profound than those made near the end of life. Unfortunately, the experience of dying in the United States is often characterized by fragmented care, inadequate treatment of distressing symptoms, frequent transitions among care settings, and enormous care responsibilities for families. According to this report, the current health care system of rendering more intensive services than are necessary and desired by patients, and the lack of coordination among programs increases risks to patients and creates avoidable burdens on them and their families. Dying in America is a study of the current state of health care for persons of all ages who are nearing the end of life. Death is not a strictl...