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Laboratory Exercises in Environmental Geology

Textbook

By: H Blatt

208 pages, Col photos, maps

William C Brown

Spiralbound | Dec 1997 | Edition: 2 | #70480 | ISBN: 0697282880
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NHBS Price: £61.99 $78/€73 approx

About this book

Textbook suitable for an environmental or physical geology course, with a strong environmental emphasis.


Contents

What is environmental geology; minerals; rocks; topographic maps; geologic maps; soils and soil pollution; swelling soils; slope stability and landslides; river processes; floods; groundwater; water pollution; solid waste disposal; coastal erosion; earthquakes; volcanoes and eruptions; non-fuel mineral resources; petroleum and natural gas; coal; air pollution; alternative energy sources; mathematical conversion factors; geological time scale; earth science information centres; environmental journals.

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