• He reasoned that ecological phenomena must be explained primarily through patterns of information and that only through perceiving these informational patterns will we uncover the elusive unity, or integration, of ecosystems. (worldcat.org)
  • and detailed geological record of how past ecosystems responded to environmental change at a variety of timescales. (nap.edu)
  • Comprehensive in its coverage, this book focuses on the processes controlling marine ecosystems, communities, and populations and demonstrates how general ecological principles--derived from terrestrial and freshwater systems as well--apply to marine ecosystems. (booktopia.com.au)
  • We examine this attribute of migratory species in terms of the ecological roles played by migrants in ecosystems. (lclark.edu)
  • Understanding environmental change through the lens of trait-based, functional and phylogenetic biodiversity in freshwater ecosystems. (helsinki.fi)
  • The ecological approach to restoration of forest ecosystems and landscapes is emphasised. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • Ecological indicators are used to communicate information about ecosystems and the impact human activity has on ecosystems to groups such as the public or government policy makers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ecosystems are complex and ecological indicators can help describe them in simpler terms that can be understood and used by non-scientists to make management decisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • 4] Using ecological indicators is a pragmatic approach since direct documentation of changes in ecosystems as related to management measures, is cost and time intensive. (wikipedia.org)
  • Owing to their vast diversity and as-yet uncultivated status, detection, characterization and quantification of microorganisms in natural settings are very challenging, and linking microbial diversity to ecosystem processes and functions is even more difficult. (nih.gov)
  • This is the first comprehensive microarray currently available for studying biogeochemical processes and functional activities of microbial communities important to human health, agriculture, energy, global climate change, ecosystem management, and environmental cleanup and restoration. (nih.gov)
  • It is particularly useful for providing direct linkages of microbial genes/populations to ecosystem processes and functions. (nih.gov)
  • Renewable resource management is an emerging field that focuses on the ecosystem structures and processes required to sustain the delivery, to humanity, of ecosystem goods and services such as food, clean water and air, essential nutrients, and the provision of beauty and inspiration. (mcgill.ca)
  • Also, to truly understand natural processes in the modern world, you need an understanding of the human pressures, as no ecosystem is truly untouched by humans. (ed.ac.uk)
  • Thus, it provides a powerful framework to analyze how general concepts such as ecosystem services are used in natural science and environmental management. (springer.com)
  • Our goal is to facilitate and devise ecosystem-based designs of environmental and water resources infrastructure for achieving sustainability at variable time and space scales under the changing climate, population, land use/cover, and socio-economic stress scenarios. (google.com)
  • Ecosystem management are part of the School of Environmental and Rural Sciences. (edu.au)
  • Maintaining ecological integrity and sustaining ecosystem function in urban areas. (washington.edu)
  • Ecological balance is a stable state between all plants and animals in an ecosystem, and destabilization of the stable state is ecological imbalance. (reference.com)
  • 11] Ecological science Ecology movement Ecosystem valuation Ecological yield Deep ecology Human ecology Systems ecology Ecosystem ecology Ecoinformatics Ecosystem Environmental ethics Environmental economics Indicator plants Indicator species Measurement of biodiversity ^ Bertollo, P. (1998). (wikipedia.org)
  • Environmental Impact of Mining and Mineral Processing: Management, Monitoring, and Auditing Strategies covers all the aspects related to mining and the environment, including environmental assessment at the early planning stages, environmental management during mine operation, and the identification of major impacts. (elsevier.com)
  • The geological record provides the rich source of information that is essential for developing an understanding of the origin and controls of biological diversity, the controls and dynamics of biogeochemical cycling, the ecological impacts of climate change and variability, and the extent and consequences of habitat alteration. (nap.edu)
  • Concerns about harmful environmental impacts are frequently raised in research and policy debates about population growth in the hills and mountains of developing countries. (scribd.com)
  • The evidence can be explained by extending induced innovation theory to address environmental impacts of intensification. (scribd.com)
  • Environmental management involves finding practical means for saving energy, water, and other materials to help preserve the natural environment and reduce negative impacts. (gradschools.com)
  • These provided essential evidence that different environmental factors had distinguishing impacts on regulating diversity of traits. (cambridge.org)
  • Firstly, there are environmental impacts of agricultural activities which can be significant and which can be difficult to assess and contain, as the effects range from loss of biodiversity due to increasing farm size, production of biofuels versus food, non-point source pollution of rivers and lakes, and a loss of arable land to urbanization. (mcgill.ca)
  • 3b of the Hamburg Public Procurement Act (HmbVgG) stipulates since 2013 the objective that contracting authorities have to ensure that negative environmental impacts are avoided in the production, delivery, use and disposal of the items or services to be procured, insofar as this is economically justifiable. (hamburg.de)
  • It also has the potential to provide important insights into the dynamics of invasive species and the environmental context of infectious diseases. (nap.edu)
  • The geologic record contains information on how ecological systems-from individual species to biomes-have responded to a wide array of climate changes in the past. (nap.edu)
  • 2019. Partitioning the effects of deterministic and stochastic processes on species extinction risk. (google.com)
  • 2018. Quantifying species extinction risk under temporal environmental variance. (google.com)
  • 2017. Species-abundance distributions under colored environmental noise. (google.com)
  • The gut bacterial communities of mammals profoundly influence host fitness ( 1 ), but the processes that generate and maintain variation in gut-microbiota composition (i.e., β-diversity) among host species remain poorly understood. (pnas.org)
  • In this Article, we discuss the concepts of intra-species variation in migration and the sensitivity of migrations to environmental change, and we consider the implications of these topics for legal, policy, management, and research agendas. (lclark.edu)
  • By definition, migratory species are members of multiple ecological communities separated in space and time. (lclark.edu)
  • We examined the correlations between functional diversity of six traits (leaf chlorophyll concentration, dry matter content, size, specific leaf area, thickness and wood density) and environmental gradients (topography and soil) for 92 species in the 20-ha Dinghushan forest plot in China. (cambridge.org)
  • These results suggest that co-occurring species are functionally convergent in regions of strong abiotic stress under the environmental filtering, but functionally divergent in more benign environments due to resource partitioning and competitive interactions. (cambridge.org)
  • In this study relative ecological risk assessment was done for future potential introductions of three species in the Canadian Arctic: periwinkle Littorina littorea, soft shell clam Mya arenaria and red king crab Paralithodes camtschaticus. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Beta diversity of diatom species and ecological guilds: response to environmental and spatial mechanisms along the stream watercourse. (helsinki.fi)
  • primary succession and its application to the ecological restoration of derelict industrial sites, environmental factors limiting the establishment of vegetation, comparative ecology of tree species and the impact of disturbance. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • 511 Ecological Patterns and Processes : The course, which meets Aug. 29-Oct. 5, gives students a fundamental mechanistic understanding about the way abiotic (e.g., climate) and biotic (e.g., resources, competitors, predators) factors determine pattern in the distribution and abundance of species. (yale.edu)
  • Students learn how individuals within a species cope with changing environmental conditions by altering their behavior, making physiological adjustments, and changing the allocation of resources among survival growth and reproduction. (yale.edu)
  • Students also learn how ecologists use scientific insight to deal with emerging environmental problems such as protecting biodiversity, understanding the consequences of habitat loss on species diversity, and forecasting the effects of global climate change on species population viability and geographic distribution. (yale.edu)
  • Ecological and evolutionary processes at timescales beyond direct human observation have influenced biodiversity and biogeochemistry at all scales (see examples described below). (nap.edu)
  • While this focus complements several core programs in the Biological Sciences Directorate at NSF, it differs by requiring that multiple dimensions of biodiversity be addressed simultaneously, in novel ways, to understand their synergistic roles in critical ecological and evolutionary processes, especially pertaining to the mechanisms driving the origin, maintenance, and functional roles of biodiversity. (nsf.gov)
  • The recognition by practitioners of environmental assessment of the need for a unifying conceptual framework stimulated the development of today's Framework and Guidelines for Ecological Risk Assessment (ERA). (wiley.com)
  • This framework can be found in EPA's February 1992 report Framework for Ecological Risk Assessment , which was later updated as the Agency's Guidelines for Ecological Risk Assessment (April 1998). (epa.gov)
  • Although establishing wildlife corridors and biosphere reserves is important for preserving selected biodiverse habitats, for the vast majority of hilly-mountainous lands, the major ecological concerns are for the sustainability of local production systems and for watershed integrity. (scribd.com)
  • Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. (washington.edu)
  • The Environmental Sustainabilit y program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster together with 1) the Environmental Engineering program and 2) the Nanoscale Interactions program. (nsf.gov)
  • The goal of the Environmental Sustainability program is to promote sustainable engineered systems that support human well-being and that are also compatible with sustaining natural (environmental) systems. (nsf.gov)
  • Research is encouraged to advance the sustainability of manufacturing processes, green buildings, and infrastructure. (nsf.gov)
  • The Environmental Sustainability program supports research that would affect more than one chemical or manufacturing process or that takes a systems or holistic approach to green engineering for infrastructure or green buildings. (nsf.gov)
  • Improvements in distribution and collection systems that will advance smart growth strategies and ameliorate effects of growth are research areas that are supported by Environmental Sustainability. (nsf.gov)
  • All proposed research should be driven by engineering principles, and be presented explicitly in an environmental sustainability context. (nsf.gov)
  • Whether one aspires to work as a Chief Sustainability Officer, a Conservation Scientist, an Environmental Scientist involved in research, or teach at the postsecondary level, graduates may become leaders in environmental management within academia, industry and government institutions. (gradschools.com)
  • Environmental problems that impact sustainability are of growing concern. (gradschools.com)
  • Environmental governance is a concept in political ecology and environmental policy that advocates sustainability ( sustainable development ) as the supreme consideration for managing all human activities- political , social and economic . (wikipedia.org)
  • however, sustainability indicators are seen as increasingly important for managing humanity's coupled human-environmental systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Twenty-five years ago, ecological assessments were being performed by different organizations, using different principles and methods, with little or no communication between different groups and no means for reconciling conflicts and inconsistencies between assessment methodologies. (wiley.com)
  • This paper discusses the success of ERA as a process for linking environmental science to decision making, using 3 recently published case studies involving establishment of baseline ecological risks at a contaminated site, probabilistic assessment of regional risks of pesticide use, and regulation of pharmaceutical product manufacture. (wiley.com)
  • It describes formal processes for causal assessment that are particularly helpful when the situation is complex or contentious. (environmental-expert.com)
  • This site describes the screening-level ecological risk assessment process that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) uses to evaluate the potential impact of pesticides to non-target organisms. (epa.gov)
  • This characterization is based on an ecological effects profile (assessment) that describes the available effects (toxicity) information for various plants and animals and an interpretation of available incidents information and effects monitoring data. (epa.gov)
  • An ecological risk assessment tells what happens to a bird, fish, plant or other non-human organism when it is exposed to a stressor, such as a pesticide. (epa.gov)
  • This assessment process combines all the information from the toxicity tests (ecological effects), the exposure information, assumptions, and uncertainties in a way that helps the risk assessor understand the relationships between the ecological effects and the stressors (pesticides) and helps support decision-making. (epa.gov)
  • These three phases are described in the following section under Framework for Ecological Risk Assessment. (epa.gov)
  • In developing its ecological risk assessments, the Office of Pesticide Programs follows the framework that was developed by EPA's Risk Assessment Forum. (epa.gov)
  • The general framework for the ecological risk assessment process is illustrated below. (epa.gov)
  • The module will also consider in depth the environmental impact relating to the wide scale growing of such crops and the safety assessment of GEOs for human and animal consumption. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • At the end of the course the student attains the knowledge of application aspects of environmental chemistry, related to waste recovery technologies, integrated environmental monitoring, the tools for the impact assessment associated to industrial processes, as Life Cycle Assessment and Risk Analysis. (unibo.it)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA). (unibo.it)
  • The final tests consists in an oral exam, concerning both the contents of environmental certification and assessment, and those related to environmental technologies. (unibo.it)
  • Ecological risk assessment of predicted marine invasions in the Canadian Arctic. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Probabilistic ecological risk assessment of heavy metals in western Laizhou Bay, Shandong Province, China. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Considering the serious land-based pollution and the weak water exchange ability of western Laizhou Bay, it is essential to conduct an ecological risk assessment of the pollutants in this area. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Ecological Momentary Assessment: MEmind. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Ecological momentary assessment (EMA) is gaining importance in psychiatry. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Evidence of an ability to plan an ecological/population assessment of a type of vegetation/mammal not previously encountered, and to carry out analysis and interpretation of survey data in the absence of existing literature. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • The PgDip/MSc programme in Environmental Management with GIS aims to provide an advanced education in Environmental Management, specialising in environmental impact assessment, biodiversity management, pollution monitoring and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). (ulster.ac.uk)
  • This course aims to teach how environmental management and data handling tools, such as impact assessment, site conservation planning, environmental management systems, ecological monitoring and GIS are applied in making knowledge based decisions on managing the environment. (ulster.ac.uk)
  • The course aims to teach students the principles and practice of environmental management, the contribution of empirical and case study scientific research, and the manipulation and analysis of spatial environmental data. (ulster.ac.uk)
  • Bringing ecological principles to bear can suggest new management approaches in agroecosystems. (wikipedia.org)
  • The role of art and artistic processes is one fruitful yet underexplored area of social-ecological resilience. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Our results indicate how art and artistic processes may bridge knowledge systems through six mechanisms, and in so doing contribute to social-ecological resilience during change and uncertainty. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Using these laboratories to answer fundamental questions about biological diversity and biogeochemical processes is both possible and urgently needed. (nap.edu)
  • My team aims to develop sustainable engineering guidelines, designs, and practices by incorporating ecological and biological sciences into the traditional physical/chemical science based Environmental and Water Resources Engineering. (google.com)
  • Consideration of alternative theories of human biological evolution and the emergence of culture, humanity's unique ecological niche. (luc.edu)
  • Faculty research strengths in biochemistry and molecular biology, ecology and environmental sciences, and health provide a strong foundation for many fields in biological sciences. (mtu.edu)
  • aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Ecological Genetics and Genomics. (waset.org)
  • Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Ecological Genetics and Genomics are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. (waset.org)
  • ICEGG 2022 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Ecological Genetics and Genomics . (waset.org)
  • Approaches in my lab use tools not only from physiological and behavioral ecology, but also from Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and remote sensing, evolutionary programming and individual based modeling, statistics, and (recently) ecological genomics. (clemson.edu)
  • Bachelor of Science (Agricultural and Environmental Sciences) (B.Sc. (mcgill.ca)
  • Ecological and Environmental Sciences with Management is for those who are passionate about interactions between humans and the natural world, and our impact on the planet. (ed.ac.uk)
  • Ecological and environmental sciences will help you understand these issues, uniquely positioning you to address some of the biggest environmental challenges that face our planet. (ed.ac.uk)
  • If you choose to study ecological and environmental sciences at the University of Edinburgh, you will become part of an academic community in one of the top ranked universities in the world. (ed.ac.uk)
  • As such, metabolomics is finding an increasing number of applications in the environmental sciences, ranging from understanding organismal responses to abiotic pressures, to investigating the responses of organisms to other biota. (springer.com)
  • Finally, we critically evaluate the contribution that metabolomics has made to the environmental sciences, and highlight and discuss recommendations to advance our understanding of the environment, ecology and evolution using a metabolomics approach. (springer.com)
  • An introduction to statistics and data analysis with emphasis on practical applications in the environmental sciences. (yale.edu)
  • Our research centers , diverse research groups, and state-of-the-art facilities in the Dow Environmental Sciences and Engineering Building and Great Lakes Research Center create an exciting research environment with exceptional opportunities for students and faculty members alike. (mtu.edu)
  • Just as paleoclimatological studies have revealed sensitivities and vulnerabilities in the global climate system that could not have been identified from analysis of modern systems alone (NRC, 2002a), so too are paleoecological studies revealing ecological responses to past climate changes that could not have been predicted solely from modern ecological investigations and theory (see examples described below). (nap.edu)
  • Environmental metabolomics is the application of metabolomics to characterise the interactions of organisms with their environment. (springer.com)
  • We then discuss environmental metabolomic studies of diseases and biotic-biotic interactions, in particular herbivory. (springer.com)
  • Manufacturing is a complex process with many different interactions between the parameters controlling the manufacturing machine tools. (igi-global.com)
  • 2019. The world still isn't flat: Lessons learned from organismal interactions with environmental heterogeneity in terrestrial environments. (clemson.edu)
  • Environmental filtering and competitive interactions are important ecological processes in community assembly. (cambridge.org)
  • The size of the system, the complexity of the interactions involved, or the difficulty and cost of the measurements needed are often crippling"[7] The terms ecological indicator and environmental indicator are often used interchangeably. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2. Ecological Responses to Past Climate Change. (nap.edu)
  • Connecting ways of knowing, such as scientific and Indigenous ways of knowing, is argued to play a key role in fostering collaborative governance and community adaptation, and in enhancing overall understandings of, and responses to, environmental change (Mitchell et al. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Responses to environmental stimuli are examined as they pertain to organisms. (ets.org)
  • Generally, environmental indicators provide information on pressures on the environment, environmental conditions and societal responses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kate has 15 years of experience in leading research focusing on the effects of environmental change on wildlife behaviour, populations and distributions. (ceh.ac.uk)
  • Assistant Professor (Tenure track with due credit for previous years done at FIU, August 2015 -July 2018 ), Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA. (google.com)
  • My NERC-funded science (see below) advances our understanding of the processes behind flooding from intense rainfall and catchment geomorphological response to this, so that we are better equipped to manage societal vulnerability, risk and resilience, response and recovery. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Based on the risk quotient (RQ) values, ciprofloxacin, ofloxacin, 17β-estradiol, roxithromycin and tetracycline may present a high ecological risk to organisms living in Taihu Lake. (rsc.org)
  • All ecological communities, including mammalian gut microbiotas, are shaped by the dispersal of organisms into the habitat followed by natural selection (i.e., habitat filtering), drift, and in situ diversification ( 2 ). (pnas.org)
  • Topics covered include nutrient procurement and processing, gas exchange, internal transport, regulation of fluids, control mechanisms and effectors, and reproduction in autotrophic and heterotrophic organisms. (ets.org)
  • Microarray-based genomic technology for detecting functional genes and processes has a great promise of overcoming such obstacles. (nih.gov)
  • Many genes involved in key ecological processes such as nitrogen cycling, carbon fixation, phosphorus utilization, metal homeostasis and resistance were significantly greater in healthy than in the ' Ca . L. asiaticus'-infected citrus rhizosphere. (nature.com)
  • The purpose of the proposed NCEAS working group activity is to address the ecological consequences of altered. (ucsb.edu)
  • Studies that link paleobiological and paleoclimatic records are urgently needed to assess the ecological consequences of ongoing and future climate changes. (nap.edu)
  • My primary research has been on the mathematical modelling of the dynamics of ecological systems. (google.com)
  • Ecological Modelling, 237-338:63-73. (clemson.edu)
  • By combining contemporary ecological techniques with an understanding of resource-consumer dynamics in heterogeneous environments, she aims to gain mechanistic, process-driven understanding of ecological systems through both statistical modelling and more applied, management-orientated experiments. (ceh.ac.uk)
  • Different concepts are in use to produce methanol looking always for higher plant efficiency and product quality.All processes require the use of extensive process analyzer systems to monitor both process chain. (environmental-expert.com)
  • The geological record comprises an immense array of natural laboratories for studying how ecological systems operate under diverse conditions and at broad timescales. (nap.edu)
  • and recognize those aspects of modern ecological systems that are contingent on past events. (nap.edu)
  • Experiences in two Inuit communities in northern Canada (Cape Dorset and Pangnirtung, Nunavut) provide the context in which we empirically examine the mechanisms through which art and art making may bridge knowledge systems about social-ecological change. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • In this paper we examine the role of art and artistic processes as an increasingly important context in which to bridge knowledge systems, or ways of knowing, about social-ecological change. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • 2015). Connecting ways of knowing to create novel insights about complex environmental change while also maintaining the integrity of those knowledge systems, termed bridging knowledge systems, is an increasingly important area of applied research (Tengö et al. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Economic, policy, and climate changes have profoundly influenced pastoral social-ecological systems on the Tibetan Plateau. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • 2016). Changes in social or ecological systems have direct influence on the feedbacks and coevolved relations in coupled rangeland social-ecological systems (Ostrom 2009, Li and Li 2012). (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Networked facility of 50 PC computers dedicated to teaching geographic information systems and image processing. (edu.au)
  • In addition to population change, other factors-market conditions, local institutions and organizations, information and technology about resource management, and local ecological conditions-determine the returns from various production systems. (scribd.com)
  • Through Federal Regulations, EPA requires that recipients of funds for work involving environmental data comply with either the EPA quality policy or the American National Standard ASQ/ANSI E4-2014, "Specifications and Guidelines for Quality Systems for Environmental Data Collection and Environmental Technology Programs. (epa.gov)
  • These systems provide ecological services vital for human survival. (nsf.gov)
  • Proposals should focus on the engineering aspects of restoring ecological function to natural systems. (nsf.gov)
  • The objective driven goal of this SME targeted project is to improve the currently used compost and biochar treatment systems, towards advanced, efficient and comprehensive bio-waste treatment and nutrient recovery process with zero emission performance. (europa.eu)
  • In general, a Doctorate in Environmental Management​ program will focus on examining the mechanisms and interconnections found within and among components of environmental systems such as the atmosphere, hydrosphere, geosphere, and biosphere and with associated political, legal, social, and economic systems. (gradschools.com)
  • To capture this diverse range of elements, environmental governance often employs alternative systems of governance, for example watershed-based management. (wikipedia.org)
  • These processes tend to drive complex systems toward a stable equilibrium. (reference.com)
  • DXX-3301 begins by addressing the natural variation in forest systems over space and time: the processes that control their structure and composition. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • Agroecology (a-grō-ē-ˈkä-lə-jē) is an applied science that studies ecological processes applied to agricultural production systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2006). Art and artistic processes can make a valuable and unique contribution to nurturing Indigenous knowledge and bridging that knowledge with other ways of knowing (Zurba and Berkes 2014, Zurba and Friesen 2014, Rathwell et al. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Bateson believed that relying upon the materialist framework of knowledge dominant in ecological science will deepen errors of interpretation and, in the end, promote eco-crisis. (worldcat.org)
  • Furthermore, the student acquires the basic knowledge concerning the environmental certification for enterprises, in the framework of the reference law, in Italy and in Europe. (unibo.it)
  • Ecological labelling and Green Public Procurement. (unibo.it)
  • The guideline on green public procurement (GPP) for the City of Hamburg is a 170-page catalogue of criteria that defines ecological standards for purchasing products and awarding contracts - for goods such as printer paper, light bulbs, cleaning agents, wall paint and even company cars. (hamburg.de)
  • Marine Ecological Processes is a modern review and synthesis of marine ecology that provides the reader with a lucid introduction to the intellectual concepts, approaches, and methods of this evolving discipline. (booktopia.com.au)
  • Spatial interpolation methods such as kriging may come in handy for mapping the distribution of environmental variables (Renard et. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • To enhance the effectiveness of prevention efforts, prioritization of approaches should take into account not only the hierarchy of controls, social-ecological models, community and stakeholder participation, and tailoring of approaches to specific local work settings, but also methods that reduce local and global disparities and better address the source of heat exposure, including conservation-informed land-use planning, built environment, and prevention through design approaches. (cdc.gov)
  • Archaeological and geographical methods of environmental analysis. (luc.edu)
  • 15 years of experience in the application of Bayesian methods in environmental and ecological research. (ceh.ac.uk)
  • manage conservation and environmental protection projects. (ed.ac.uk)
  • Stream diatoms exhibit weak niche conservation along global environmental and climatic gradients. (helsinki.fi)
  • Demonstration of excellent understanding of ecological sampling issues including key points for improved field-survey design, application of appropriate data analyses, and insightful conclusions about conservation management of the studied vegetation/mammals. (bangor.ac.uk)
  • Concrete distribution and sewer networks are being corroded at an alarming rate partly because of a commonly used additive in the domestic drinking water and wastewater treatment process according to published reports in the journal Science. (environmental-expert.com)
  • How to avoid trainwrecks when using science in environmental problem solving. (ucsb.edu)
  • A combination of both ecological science and environmental science is vital for understanding and tackling these environmental challenges. (ed.ac.uk)
  • Data mining is the computational process for discovering valuable knowledge from data - the core of modern Data Science. (siam.org)
  • There are three general areas of environmental science research in which addressing the historical antecedents of present day patterns and processes will be especially important. (nap.edu)
  • Environmental Science and Technology, 41 , 4458-4464. (springer.com)
  • Any member of the public needing further information regarding this Notice and Request for Nominations may contact Ms. Heather Drumm, Mail Code 8104-R, Office of Science Policy, Office of Research and Development, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. (federalregister.gov)
  • UNE has a long history in environmental science with the Bachelor of Natural Resources degree being the first of its kind in Australia, giving the school more than thirty years of research and teaching experience. (edu.au)
  • This 18-credit Minor is intended for Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Science students and Faculty of Science students, but is open to students from other faculties as well, except Arts and Law. (mcgill.ca)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2008;42(14):5171-5176. (epa.gov)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2007;41(11):3997-4003. (epa.gov)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2008;42(10):3676-3682. (epa.gov)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2009;43(18):7023-7031. (epa.gov)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2005;39(23):9049-9056. (epa.gov)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2008;42(5):1438-1444. (epa.gov)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2007;41(24):8355-8361. (epa.gov)
  • Environmental Science & Technology 2008;42(13):4670-4675. (epa.gov)
  • The Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) Environmental Management with GIS and the Master of Science (MSc) Environmental Management with GIS are linked courses. (ulster.ac.uk)
  • This study used Core Processes including brainstorming and the identification of empirical evidence and theoretical support to explore persistent MCSP among adolescents in Uganda. (frontiersin.org)
  • The gut bacterial communities of mammals have profound effects on host fitness, but the processes that generate and maintain gut bacterial diversity remain poorly understood. (pnas.org)
  • Our on-campus facilities include established laboratories for environmental and analytical chemistry, aquatic microbiology, the ecology and taxonomy of algal, macroinvertebrate and fish communities, and an experimental fishway and flume. (edu.au)
  • Mammals harbor communities of gut bacteria that regulate host health, requiring an understanding of the processes that govern the evolution of gut microbiotas. (pnas.org)
  • Agroecology is a holistic approach that seeks to reconcile agriculture and local communities with natural processes for the common benefit of nature and livelihoods. (wikipedia.org)
  • My lab emphasizes the ecological, biogeochemical, hydrological, and water quality aspects of Environmental and Water Resources Engineering. (google.com)
  • Hydrological Processes. (washington.edu)
  • Ecological Indicators 21: 17-29. (springer.com)
  • Ecological Indicators 69: 508-521. (springer.com)
  • Ecological Indicators 95: 183-193. (helsinki.fi)
  • Due to this variety, the development and selection of ecological indicators is a complex process. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, ecological indicators are actually a sub-set of environmental indicators. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ecological indicators play an important role in evaluating policy regarding the environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • For instance, for the CCD, the Unesco-funded Observatoire du Sahara et du Sahel (OSS) has created the Réseau d'Observatoires du Sahara et du Sahel (ROSELT) (website [9][permanent dead link]) as a network of cross-Saharan observatories to establish ecological indicators. (wikipedia.org)
  • 10] Indicators also face other limitations and challenges, such as: Lack of reference levels, therefore it is unknown if trends in environmental change are strong or weak. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2015). Popular techniques within an environmental change and natural resource governance context include processes such as mapping, hunting trips (Krupnik et al. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • In this context the improved bio-waste treatment process opens new technical, economical, environmental and social improvement opportunities, while improving the use, effectiveness and safety of the resulting compost and bio-char products in agriculture. (europa.eu)
  • We see that market failure arises frequently in the context of environmental and natural resource management. (yale.edu)
  • This is considered in the context of environmental legislative/policy frameworks within which industry, government and voluntary bodies work. (ulster.ac.uk)
  • Within the context of the Guide E 2081 RBCA process, these factors are called the technical policy decisions. (astm.org)
  • The extinction prevention focus of natural resources policy diverts attention from important issues of ecological integrity and adaptation to climate change. (lclark.edu)
  • Climate change is impacting environmental conditions, especially with respect to temperature and ice cover in high latitude regions. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Advances in Ecological Research , 49. (nerc.ac.uk)
  • It combines detailed information (ballast water source of each tank, transit time, time of the year when the water is released, environmental suitability of receiving habitat, impact, and habitat sensitivity) in order to assess ecological risk. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Landscape sensitivity and ecological change in western Zambia: The long-term perspective from dambo cut-and-fill sediments. (uib.no)
  • The contribution of the two processes to community assembly can be evaluated by shifts in functional diversity patterns. (cambridge.org)
  • Single-trait diversity and multivariate functional diversity had different relationships with environmental factors, indicating that traits were related to different niche axes, and associated with different ecological processes, which demonstrated the importance of focusing niche axes in traits selection. (cambridge.org)
  • Between 9% and 41% of variation in functional diversity of different traits was explained by environmental factors in stepwise multiple regression models. (cambridge.org)
  • 1. The Geologic Record as an Ecological Laboratory. (nap.edu)
  • PhD programs in Environmental Management offer extensive field and laboratory work allowing students exposure to current environmental research, and environmental management issues. (gradschools.com)
  • Assessing the ecological risks from hydrocarbons in the marine coastal sediments of Jeddah, Red Sea. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Bogosian V III, EC Hellgren, MW Sears, RW Moody (2012) High resolution niche models via a correlative approach: comparing and combining correlative and process-based information. (clemson.edu)
  • Daniel J.C. Skinner , Sophie A. Rocks , Simon J.T. Pollard , Where do uncertainties reside within environmental risk assessments? (wiley.com)
  • Ecological Complexity 38: 156-167. (google.com)
  • Ecological Complexity 34: 139-146. (google.com)
  • Ecological Complexity is an international journal devoted to the publication of high quality, peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of biocomplexity in the environment , theoretical ecology , and special issues on topics of current interest. (elsevier.com)
  • 2016. Reproducing static and dynamic biodiversity patterns in tropical forests: the critical role of environmental variance. (google.com)
  • Since 2011 Hamburg bears the title of Fairtrade-Town, it was in 2011 the Environmental Capital of Europe and has joined the network of organic food cities in 2016. (hamburg.de)
  • I thought you might be interested in this item at http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/288091004 Title: A recursive vision : ecological understanding and Gregory Bateson Author: Peter Harries-Jones Publisher: Toronto, Ont. (worldcat.org)
  • Bateson came to the conclusion that understanding ecological organization requires a complete switch in scientific perspective. (worldcat.org)
  • A full understanding of current patterns and processes, therefore, requires geohistorical analysis to supplement knowledge based on shorter-term observations, experiments, and modeling. (nap.edu)
  • We demonstrate that a thorough understanding of the biophysical processes that generate services and indicator choices has a strong influence on the ability to quantify and to map them. (springer.com)
  • These issues require a thorough understanding of processes related to environmental flows and transport phenomena, and the development of new approaches for practical solutions. (routledge.com)
  • Understanding Earth's geologic processes provides us with the knowledge to. (mcgill.ca)
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  • Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 21 , 1966-1972. (springer.com)
  • thus, they must be able to use a proper technical-scientific language, succeeding in employing the concepts of basic chemical courses, and in particular of environmental chemistry. (unibo.it)
  • Identifying determinants for this behavior requires investigating individual, community and environmental factors ( 15 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • ecological effects characterization that describes the types of effects a pesticide can produce in an organism and how those effects change with varying pesticide exposure levels. (epa.gov)
  • More recently, we have built strengths in global change ecology and policy, ecological risk, and environmental governance. (carleton.edu)
  • Geological processes produce resources humans depend on, and they also determine the fate of wastes in the environment. (mcgill.ca)
  • Earth system Processes, Environmental Geology, Geological Hazards, Resource Exploration techniques, Satellite Remote Sensing & GIS for Georesource evaluation, Photo geology in Terrain Evaluation, Global climate Pleoseismology and Tectonic Geomorphology. (iitk.ac.in)
  • The current landscape of the Mallee and its soils and landscape features are the result of geological processes that occurred over vast periods of geological time. (issuu.com)
  • Is oil being made (by natural processes) as fast as it is being extracted? (bartleby.com)
  • The journal particularly encourages submission of papers that integrate natural and social processes at appropriately broad spatio-temporal scales. (elsevier.com)
  • The improved output products are safe, economical, ecological and standardized compost and bio-char combined natural fertilizers and soil amendment agricultural products used by farmers. (europa.eu)
  • PhD in Environmental Management programs focus on helping doctoral candidates conduct original research into ways to improve our current utilization of natural resources. (gradschools.com)
  • Environmental governance refers to the processes of decision-making involved in the control and management of the environment and natural resources . (wikipedia.org)
  • The last part of the course focuses on the design of environmental and natural resource policies to address such market failures. (yale.edu)
  • Introductory course on the scope of social scientific contributions to environmental and natural resource issues. (yale.edu)
  • In this way the village social-ecological system has exhibited considerable resiliency, maintaining a form of community governance that functions to manage the rangelands, improve well-being as indicated by livestock productivity, and, according to local perceptions, maintain rangeland condition. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Neoliberal environmental governance is an approach to the theory of environmental governance framed by a perspective on neoliberalism as an ideology, policy and practice in relation to the biophysical world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Case studies of LCA application to chemical processes and products and to environmental technologies. (unibo.it)
  • Many programs in the Engineering Directorate support research in environmentally benign manufacturing or chemical processes. (nsf.gov)
  • 1.8 The goal of this guide is to provide sound technical underpinning to LNAPL corrective action using appropriately scaled, site-specific knowledge of the physical and chemical processes controlling LNAPL and the associated plumes in ground water and soil vapor. (astm.org)
  • In this book, the authors present current research in the study of the types, processes and environmental impact of anaerobic digestion. (novapublishers.com)
  • As a result, you will experience teaching and learning at the forefront of environmental knowledge and learn from ecological and environmental scientists who are undertaking world-leading research in a wide range of areas. (ed.ac.uk)
  • This review provides a comprehensive and current overview of environmental metabolomics research. (springer.com)
  • EPA will consider candidates from the environmental scientific/technical fields, human health care professionals, academia, industry, public and private research institutes or organizations, non-government organizations, and other relevant Start Printed Page 61140 interest areas. (federalregister.gov)
  • Mange av disse er fritt tilgjengelig på nett, blant annet vårt vitenskapelige tidsskrift « Polar Research » og en del rapporter. (npolar.no)
  • The program supports engineering research that seeks to balance society's need to provide ecological protection and maintain stable economic conditions. (nsf.gov)
  • My research focuses on the effects of environmental heterogeneity-through both time and space-on the physiology, behavior, and ecology of individuals. (clemson.edu)
  • Central to Environmental Management PhD programs is a dissertation that entails extensive original research that generates new ideas and new data that are prepared for publication in appropriate national/international peer reviewed journals. (gradschools.com)
  • Since the nature of Doctorate level study in Environmental Management is research and fieldwork intensive, students are advised to choose a program that allows them to explore an area that they are passionate about. (gradschools.com)
  • Finally, EPA scientists integrate the effects and exposure characterizations into a risk characterization that describes the ecological risk from the use of the pesticide or the likelihood of effects on aquatic and terrestrial animals and plants based on varying pesticide use scenarios. (epa.gov)
  • Pattern and process in Norwegian upland grasslands: an integrated ecological approach. (uib.no)
  • Environmental Hydraulics will be of interest to researchers, civil/environmental engineers, and professional engineers dealing with the design and operation of environmental hydraulic works such as wastewater treatment and disposal, river and marine constructions, and to academics and graduate students in related fields. (routledge.com)