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Biodiversity & EcologyTop of Page




Land Use Intensification
Effects on Agriculture, Biodiversity and Ecological Processes
David Lindenmayer, Saul Cunningham, Andrew Young
Can science suggest new approaches to reducing the conflict between productive land use and biodiversity conservation?
 
Jul 2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 168pp
Paperback - 9780643104075 -    $49.95
 



Reducing the Impacts of Development on Wildlife
James Gleeson, Deborah Gleeson
Practical measures to reduce the impacts of development on terrestrial wildlife, promoting ecologically sustainable development.
 
2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 248pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9780643100329 -    $89.95
 



Reef and Rainforest
Michael McCoy
A unique photographic portrayal of the plants and animals in one of the world's most biodiverse regions.
 
2010 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 256pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643096950 -    $59.95
 

BuildingTop of Page




Fundamentals of Sustainable Dwellings
Avi Friedman
A practical guide for every professional in the burgeoning field of residential green building.
 
May 2012 - Island Press, USA - 352pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781597268080 -    $57.00
 

ClimateTop of Page




Visualizing Climate Change
A Guide to Visual Communication of Climate Change and Developing Local Solutions
Stephen R J Sheppard
Using spectacular visual imagery, this book demonstrates new ways to make carbon and climate change visible in our own backyards.
 
May 2012 - Earthscan - 400pp - Colour illustrations
Paperback - 9781844078202 -    $125.00
 



An Introduction to Climate Change Economics and Policy
Felix R FitzRoy, Elissaios Papyrakis
Assumes no prior knowledge and cuts through the confusion to explain the key economic and policy issues related to climate change in simple language.
 
2009 - Earthscan - 224pp
Paperback - 9781844078103 -    $49.95
 

EnergyTop of Page




Powering the Green Economy
The Feed-in Tariff Handbook
Miguel Mendonça, David Jacobs, Benjamin Sovacool
Provides a broad and detailed resource on feed-in tariffs and other renewable energy support schemes.
 
2009 - Earthscan - 224pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781844078585 -    $59.95
 



Renewable Energy Systems
The Earthscan Expert Guide to Renewable Energy Technologies for Home and Business
Dilwyn Jenkins
This book is the long awaited guide to the possible for anyone interested in renewables at home or work.
 
2012 - Earthscan - 256pp
Hardback - 9781849713696 -    $80.00
 



Clean Energy, Climate and Carbon
Peter J Cook
Outlines the global challenge of decreasing greenhouse gas emissions.
 
2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 232pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9780643094857 -    $39.95
 

Environmental ManagementTop of Page




Sustainable Coastal Management and Climate Adaptation
Global Lessons from Regional Approaches in Australia
Richard Kenchington, Laura Stocker, David Wood
Explores the evolution of coastal management, and provides insights into the experience and understanding of coastal management in Australia.
 
2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 232pp - Colour illustrations
Paperback - 9780643100275 -    $99.95
 



Landscape Logic
Integrating Science for Landscape Management
Ted Lefroy, Allan Curtis, Anthony Jakeman, James McKee
Case studies examine the effectiveness of environmental programs to improve our waterways, soils and natural vegetation.
 
2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 312pp
Paperback - 9780643103542 -    $49.95
 



Environmental Land Use Planning and Management
John Randolph
Offers a unique framework for teaching and learning interdisciplinary environmental planning.
 
2012 - Island Press, USA - 456pp
Hardback - 9781597267304 -    $144.00
 

FireTop of Page




Essential Bushfire Safety Tips
Joan Webster OAM
New edition lists over 2000 tips to help you make an effective bushfire plan.
 
2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 184pp
Small Paperback - 9780643107809 -    $29.95
 



Living with Fire
People, Nature and History in Steels Creek
Christine Hansen, Tom Griffiths
This deeply moving book examines how one community rebuilt and redefined itself following the Black Saturday fires.
 
2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 200pp - Colour illustrations
Hardback - 9780643104792 -    $49.95
 

Human HealthTop of Page




Ecological Public Health
Reshaping the Conditions for Good Health
Geof Rayner, Tim Lang
This book argues that public health thinking needs an overhaul, a return to and modernisation around ecological principles.
 
2012 - Earthscan - 432pp
Paperback - 9781844078325 -    $53.00
 

Planning & DesignTop of Page




Australia's Unintended Cities
The Impact of Housing on Urban Development
Richard Tomlinson
Explores housing and housing-related urban outcomes that are unintended consequences of other policies in Australia.
 
2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 208pp
Paperback - 9780643103771 -    $89.95
 



Energizing Sustainable Cities
Assessing Urban Energy
Arnulf Grubler, David Fisk
Written by an eminent team of internationally renowned scholars it presents new data, new analysis, as well as new policy insights.
 
2012 - Earthscan - 240pp
Paperback - 9781849714396 -    $75.00
 



The Urban Transformation
Health, Shelter and Climate Change
Elliott Sclar, Nicole Volavka-Close, Peter Brown
This volume brings together some of the world's foremost experts in urban development with the aim of approaching these issues as an opportunity for real positive change.
 
Aug 2012 - Earthscan - 238pp
Paperback - 9781849712163 -    $63.00
 



Green Cities of Europe
Global Lessons on Green Urbanism
Timothy Beatley
Draws on the world's best examples of sustainability to show how other cities can become greener and more liveable.
 
Jun 2012 - Island Press, USA - 260pp
Paperback - 9781597269759 -    $49.95
 



Stewardship of the Built Environment
Sustainability, Preservation, and Reuse
Robert A Young
Shows how rehabilitating and reusing existing structures holds untapped potential for achieving sustainable communities.
 
Aug 2012 - Island Press, USA - 290pp
Paperback - 9781610911801 -    $48.99
 

Policy & RiskTop of Page




Risk and Social Theory in Environmental Management
Thomas Measham, Stewart Lockie
Presents fresh research full of practical case studies exploring risk and uncertainty in environmental management.
 
May 2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 232pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9780643104129 -    $69.95
 



Carbon Markets or Climate Finance
Low Carbon and Adaptation Investment Choices for the Developing World
Axel Michaelowa
Written by climate finance experts this book provides background, firsthand insights, case studies and analysis into the complex subject area of climate finance.
 
2012 - Earthscan - 272pp
Hardback - 9781849714747 -    $196.00
 



A New Blueprint for a Green Economy
Edward B Barbier, Anil Markandya
The book highlights the new policies and approaches needed for economic management of today's environmental concerns.
 
2012 - Earthscan - 192pp
Paperback - 9781849713535 -    $37.00
 

Restoration EcologyTop of Page




Ecological Restoration and Environmental Change
Renewing Damaged Ecosystems
Stuart K Allison
The book debates in detail how coming global climate change and the development of novel ecosystems will force us to ask new questions about what we mean by good ecological restoration.
 
Aug 2012 - Earthscan - 252pp
Hardback - 9781849712859 -    $115.00
 

SustainabilityTop of Page




Resilience Practice
Engaging the Sources of Our Sustainability
Brian Walker, David Salt
Applies resilience thinking to real-world situations and explores how systems can be managed to promote and sustain resilience.
 
Aug 2012 - Island Press, USA - 240pp
Paperback - 9781597268011 -    $39.99
 

WaterTop of Page




Flood Country
An Environmental History of the Murray-Darling Basin
Emily O'Gorman
Explores the different ways in which floods have been understood and managed in the inland since Australia’s colonisation.
 
Aug 2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 280pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643101586 -    $49.95
 



The Value of Water in a Drying Climate
Tor Hundloe, Christine Crawford
Are we making the best use of water? How do we judge this?
 
Jun 2012 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 256pp
Paperback - 9780643101609 -    $59.95
 



The World's Water 2011-2012
The Biennial Report on Freshwater Resources
Peter H Gleick
The most comprehensive and up-to-to date source of information and analysis on freshwater resources.
 
Jun 2012 - Island Press, USA - 400pp
Paperback - 9781597269995 -    $55.95
 



Water
Science and Solutions for Australia
Ian Prosser
The latest information from CSIRO, providing a clear picture of the water challenges and prospects facing Australia.
 
2011 - CSIRO - 192pp
Paperback - 9780643100527 -    $24.95
PDF - 9780643103283 -    $0.00
 

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