Water and Atmosphere: The Lifeblood of Natural Systems

Water and Atmosphere: The Lifeblood of Natural Systems

by Julie Kerr Casper




About the Author:
Julie Kerr Casper, PH.D., has been an earth scientist for the United States Bureau of Land Management

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780816063598
Publisher: Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date: 06/01/2007
Series: Natural Resources Series
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Preface     vi
Acknowledgments     x
Introduction     xi
Concepts of Water and Atmospheric Resources     1
Influence of Water and Atmospheric Resources     28
Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources     46
Development of Ocean and Atmospheric Resources     73
The Use and Impact of Water and Atmospheric Resources     99
The Importance of Water and Atmospheric Resources     119
Management of Water and Atmospheric Resources     137
Conservation of Water and Atmospheric Resources     154
Conclusion: The Future of Water and Atmosphere     169
Glossary     188
Further Reading     196
Index     197

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