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Author Miller, G. Tyler (George Tyler), 1931-

Title Living in the environment. [Grades 9-12] : principles, connections, and solutions / G. Tyler Miller, Jr. ; contributing editor Scott Spoolman.

Edition Fifteenth edition.
Publication Info. Pacific Grove, Calif. : Brooks/Cole, 2007.
London : Thomson Learning [distributor].
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult High School Textbooks  TEXTBOOK Dst. 204 Gr. 9-12 AP    LIB USE ONLY
 Nichols Adult High School Textbooks  TEXTBOOK Dst. 204 Gr. AP    LIB USE ONLY
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Description xxiv, 131 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Note Previous edition: 2004.
Includes glossary and index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Environmental problems, their causes and sustainability -- Science, systems, matter and energy -- Ecosystems: what are they and how do they work? -- Evolution and biodiversity -- Climate and terrestrial biodiversity -- Aquatic biodiversity -- Community ecology -- Population ecology -- Applying population ecology: the human population and its impact -- Sustaining terrestrial biodiversity: the ecosystem approach -- Sustaining biodiversity: the species approach -- Sustaining aquatic biodiversity -- Food, soil conservation and pest management -- Water -- Geology and nonrenewable mineral resources -- Nonrenewable energy -- Energy efficienty and renewable energy -- Enviornmental hazards and human health -- Air pollution -- Climate change and ozone depletion -- Water pollution -- Solid and hazardous waste -- Sustainable cities -- Economics, environment and sustainability -- Politics, environment and sustainability -- Environmental worldviews, ethics and sustainability.
Subject Environmental sciences.
Human ecology.
Pollution.
Sustainable development.
Local Subject TEXTBOOKS, HIGH SCHOOL
Added Author Spoolman, Scott.
ISBN 0495015989
9780495015987
0495125245 (pbk.)
9780495125242 (pbk.)
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