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Adaptation to Climate Change through Water Resources Management   Adaptation to Climate Change through Water Resources Management
Dominic Stucker, Elena Lopez-Gunn
Taking a systems approach, this book analyses evidence from 26 countries and identifies common barriers and bridges for local adaptation to climate change through water resources management.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415635936 - AU $223.99    
Atlas of Climate Change   The Atlas of Climate Change
Kirstin Dow, Thomas E. Downing
The updated third edition of this of this highly acclaimed atlas on climate change.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712170 - AU $ 37.99    
Atlas of Coasts and Oceans   The Atlas of Coasts and Oceans
Don Hinrichsen
Considers the impact of climate change, industrial growth, tourism, pollution and over-fishing as well as the steps being taken towards conservation.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712071 - AU $ 32.00    
Australia's Water Resources   Australia's Water Resources
John Pigram
This book explores the recent profound reorientation of attitudes and relationships to water in Australia.

Beyond Drought   Beyond Drought
Linda Courtenay Botterill, Melanie Fisher
Challenges the traditional view of drought as a natural disaster, advocating a policy approach based on risk management.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643069541 - AU $ 34.95    
Blue Urbanism   Blue Urbanism
Timothy Beatley
Exploring issues ranging from urban design and land use, to resource extraction and renewable energy, to educating urbanites about the wonders of marine life.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610914055 - AU $ 35.00    
Chasing Water   Chasing Water
Brian Ritcher
A cohesive and complete story of water scarcity: where it is happening, what is causing it, and how it can be addressed.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610915380 - AU $ 49.95    
Coral Reefs and Climate Change   Coral Reefs and Climate Change
Craig Reid, Justin Marshall, Dave Logan, Diana Kleine, Angela Dean
This second edition has been edited and fully updated to include the latest scientific findings and focuses on coral reefs, the abundance of life within them and the impacts of climate change.

Paperback - ISBN:9780646590851 - AU $ 59.50    
Desert Lake   Desert Lake
Mandy Martin, John Carty, Kim Mahood, Steve Morton
A visual and descriptive portrait of Paruku (Lake Gregory), enriched by Indigenous knowledge and the connecting medium of art.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643106284 - AU $ 59.95    
Desert Science   Desert Science
Steve Morton, Libby Robin, Mike Smith
Investigates how Australians see their desert lands, how this has changed over time and how desert scientists from the rest of the world regard the distinctive desert country in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:HR25/02 - AU $ 75.00    
Dry Times   Dry Times
Mark Stafford Smith, Julian Cribb
Deserts can teach us new ways to live, manage scarce resources, cope with a harsh climate, isolation and a lack of water and energy.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643095274 - AU $ 49.95    
Ecohydrology   Ecohydrology
Derek Eamus, Tom Hatton, Peter Cook, Christine Colvin
Explains the links between vegetation using ecophysiological knowledge, and the movement, availability and location of water in Australian landscapes.

Ecological World View   The Ecological World View
Charles Krebs
Examines how the natural world works and how humans interact with the planet’s natural ecosystems.

Ecology of Australian Temperate Reefs   Ecology of Australian Temperate Reefs
Scoresby Shepherd, Graham Edgar
Describes the ecology of important elements of southern Australian sub-tidal reef flora and fauna, and the underlying ecological principles.

Hardback - ISBN:9781486300099 - AU $130.00    
Ecosystem Response Modelling in the Murray-Darling Basin   Ecosystem Response Modelling in the Murray-Darling Basin
Neil Saintilan, Ian Overton
Brings together the leading ecologists working in the rivers and wetlands of the Murray-Darling Basin.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096134 - AU $ 99.95    
Exploring Tidal Waters on Australia's Temperate Coast   Exploring Tidal Waters on Australia's Temperate Coast
Phil Colman, Peter Mitchell
Containing over 190 colour illustrations this book will be invaluable in helping you understand just how wonderful, how diverse, and how valuable our coast really is.

Paperback - ISBN:9780646553115 - AU $ 25.00    
Flood Country   Flood Country
Emily O'Gorman
Explores the different ways in which floods have been understood and managed in the inland since Australia’s colonisation.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643101586 - AU $ 49.95    
Floodplain Wetland Biota in the Murray-Darling Basin   Floodplain Wetland Biota in the Murray-Darling Basin
Kerrylee Rogers, Timothy J Ralph
Addresses the need for an improved understanding of the biota of Australian freshwater wetlands.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096288 - AU $ 99.95    
Gift Vouchers   Gift Vouchers

Are you looking for a book or subscription to give as a present, but aren’t sure what to choose?

Voucher - ISBN:BVoucher25 - AU $ 25.00    
Gold Coast Transformed   The Gold Coast Transformed
Tor Hundloe, Bridgette McDougall, Craig Page
Looks at the impacts of environmentally destructive development on the Gold Coast's beaches, wildlife, and terrestrial and marine environments.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486303298 - AU $ 59.95    
Guidelines for Evaluating Water in Pit Slope Stability   Guidelines for Evaluating Water in Pit Slope Stability
John Read, Geoff Beale
Details the hydrogeological procedures that should be followed when performing open pit slope stability design studies.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643108356 - AU $195.00    
Indicators of Catchment Health   Indicators of Catchment Health
J Walker, DJ Reuter
Discusses tools that science has so far developed for benchmarking and monitoring the condition of the land and water resources in the catchments.

Investing in Water for a Green Economy   Investing in Water for a Green Economy
Mike Young, Christine Esau
A key source of information for people interested in understanding emerging water issues and approaches consistent with a world that takes greater responsibility for the environment.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415501262 - AU $ 92.00    
Irrigation: System and Pump Selection   Irrigation: System and Pump Selection

This publication covers selecting the irrigation system that is best for your enterprise. It will also help you to select, operate and maintain your pumping equipment.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742567112 - AU $ 25.00    
Landscape Logic   Landscape Logic
Allan Curtis, Anthony Jakeman, James McKee, Ted Lefroy
Case studies examine the effectiveness of environmental programs to improve our waterways, soils and natural vegetation.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643103542 - AU $ 49.95    
Living in a Warmer World   Living in a Warmer World
Jim Salinger
Readable, relevant and fascinating, this book examines how our changing climate will affect our everyday lives through access to food, water and even land, and how this will also impact on our health.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300280 - AU $ 35.00    
Living Waters   Living Waters
Nick Romanowski
More than a natural history, this book explains the underlying forces that drive ecological change and movement in Australian wetlands.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643107564 - AU $ 39.95    
Making the Most of the Water We Have   Making the Most of the Water We Have
David B Brooks, Oliver M Brandes, Stephen Gurman
The first book to present and apply the water soft path approach – a management strategy that frees up water by curbing water waste.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849713085 - AU $ 72.00    
Management of Dryland Salinity   Management of Dryland Salinity

Paperback - ISBN:9780643066113 - AU $ 30.00    
Managing Arsenic in the Environment   Managing Arsenic in the Environment
Ravi Naidu, Euan Smith, Gary Owens, Prosun Bhattacharya, Peter Nadebaum
An authorative overview of arsenic contamination, its impacts and the latest risk management and remediation strategies.

Managing Water for Australia   Managing Water for Australia
Karen Hussey, Stephen Dovers
Addresses major challenges in implementing required reforms in Australian water policy and management.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643093928 - AU $ 54.95    
Melbourne's Water Catchments   Melbourne's Water Catchments
James Viggers, David Lindenmayer, Haylee Weaver
Charts the unique history of the Melbourne water catchments and water supply.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300068 - AU $ 29.95    
Offshore Renewable Energy   Offshore Renewable Energy
An indispensable resource for anyone looking to learn more about how deployment of offshore renewable energy technologies can be encouraged.

Hardback - ISBN:9781849714709 - AU $105.00    
Out of the Scientist's Garden   Out of the Scientist's Garden
Richard Stirzaker
The garden is the lens through which we can explore how the world can manage water and feed itself.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096585 - AU $ 34.95    
Plankton   Plankton
Iain M Suthers, David Rissik
A comprehensive introduction to the biology and ecology of plankton.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643090583 - AU $ 54.95    
Responding to Climate Change   Responding to Climate Change
Paul Burton
Describes the challenges confronting a rapidly growing coastal region that is vulnerable to climate change.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643108615 - AU $ 79.95    
Running Out?   Running Out?
Ruth Morgan
An engrossing environmental history that offers a new understanding of the past, this book questions our way of life as we approach an uncertain future in a drying climate.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742586236 - AU $ 34.99    
Sources, Sinks and Fate of Nutrients from Agricultural Catchments   Sources, Sinks and Fate of Nutrients from Agricultural Catchments
David Hamilton, Richard McDowell
These papers demonstrate some methods of how to measure, monitor and remediate the effects of eutrophication in agricultural catchments and thereby inform good management and policy

Paperback - ISBN:MF64/05 - AU $ 75.00    
Sustainability Unpacked   Sustainability Unpacked
Kristiina A Vogt, Toral Patel-Weynand, Maura Shelton, Daniel J Vogt, John C Gordon, Calvin T Mukumoto, Asep S Suntana, Patricia A Roads
Examines and decodes some of the basic elements of sustainability.

Paperback - ISBN:9781844079018 - AU $ 84.00    
Sustainable Coastal Management and Climate Adaptation   Sustainable Coastal Management and Climate Adaptation
Richard Kenchington, David Wood, Laura Stocker
Explores the evolution of coastal management, and provides insights into coastal management in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100275 - AU $ 99.95    
Ten Commitments Revisited   Ten Commitments Revisited
David Lindenmayer, Stephen Dovers, Steve Morton
A must read follow up to the highly successful Ten Commitments book.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486301676 - AU $ 49.95    
Ten Commitments   Ten Commitments
David Lindenmayer, Stephen Dovers, Molly Harriss Olson, Steve Morton
Leading environmental thinkers speak on environmental issues facing Australia.

Urban Consumption   Urban Consumption
Peter Newton
Explores the prospect for winding back current levels of household consumption in high income societies.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096875 - AU $110.00    
Urban Stormwater   Urban Stormwater
Victorian Stormwater Committee
These guidelines have been designed to meet the needs of people involved in the planning, design or management of urban land uses or stormwater drainage systems.

Value of Water in a Drying Climate   The Value of Water in a Drying Climate
Tor Hundloe, Christine Crawford
This timely book establishes a template for all types of resource allocation disputes, whether in Australia or overseas.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643101609 - AU $ 59.95    
Water Ethics   Water Ethics
David Groenfeldt
Introduces the idea that ethics are an intrinsic dimension of any water policy, program, or practice.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415626453 - AU $ 57.00    
Water Footprint of Modern Consumer Society   The Water Footprint of Modern Consumer Society
Arjen Hoekstra
Shows how the water footprint concept can be used to quantify and map the water use behind consumption and how it can guide reduction of water use to a sustainable level.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849714273 - AU $ 49.95    
Water Policy in Australia   Water Policy in Australia
Lin Crase
Presents a comprehensive account of the country’s critical water issues and provides expert perspectives from behavioral and institutional economists, engineers, hydrologists, sociologists, and water law specialists.

Paperback - ISBN:9781933115986 - AU $ 75.00    
Water Security   Water Security
The World Economic Forum Water Initiative
Contains compelling commentary from leading decision-makers, past and present.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597267366 - AU $ 48.00    
Water Use Efficiency for Irrigated Turf and Landscape   Water Use Efficiency for Irrigated Turf and Landscape
Geoff Connellan
Covers all aspects of water management in irrigated urban open space areas and how to achieve high water use efficiency.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643094291 - AU $140.00    
Water   Water
Ian Prosser
The latest information from CSIRO, providing a clear picture of the water challenges and prospects facing Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100527 - AU $ 24.95    
Waterbug Book   The Waterbug Book
John Gooderham, Edward Tsyrlin
Full of practical tips about where to find various animals, and what their presence can tell about their environment.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643066687 - AU $ 49.95    
Waterwise House and Garden   Waterwise House and Garden
Allan Windust
Shows how we can contribute to conserving water, our most precious resource, in our home and garden.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643068001 - AU $ 29.95    
What Makes a Good Farm for Wildlife?   What Makes a Good Farm for Wildlife?
David B Lindenmayer
Brings together extensive scientific learning on what makes a good farm for biodiversity.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100312 - AU $ 39.95    
Where River Meets Sea   Where River Meets Sea
Lynne Turner, Dieter Tracey, Jan Tilden, William Dennison
Details the health, geography, science, management and ecological functions of these unique coastal waterways.

WSUD Engineering Procedures: Stormwater   WSUD Engineering Procedures: Stormwater
Melbourne Water
Practical engineering solutions to those who need to implement WSUD.

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