All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Organismal to Molecular Biology  Microbiology

Ground-Water Microbiology and Geochemistry

By: FH Chapelle
424 pages, Illus
Ground-Water Microbiology and Geochemistry
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Ground-Water Microbiology and Geochemistry ISBN: 9780471348528 Edition: 2 Hardback Nov 2000 Usually dispatched within 4 days
    £140.00
    #111568
Selected version: £140.00
About this book Contents Customer reviews Biography Related titles

About this book

Describes microbial processes in ground-water systems from the perspective of how they impact water chemistry and quality.

Contents

OVERVIEW OF MICROBIOLOGY; History, Geology, and Microbiology; Microorganisms Present in the Ground-Water Environment; Bacterial Growth; Bacterial Metabolism; Bacterial Genetics; Microbial Ecology of Ground-Water Systems; MICROBIAL PROCESSES IN PRISTINE GROUND-WATER SYSTEMS; Abundance and Distribution of Bacteria in the Subsurface; Microbiological Sampling of Subsurface Environments; Biogeochemical Cycling in Ground-Water Systems; Oxidation-Reduction Processes in Ground-Water Systems; MICROBIAL PROCESSES IN CONTAMINATED GROUND-WATER SYSTEMS; Microbial Acclimation to Ground-Water Contamination; Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Petroleum Hydrocarbons in Ground-Water Systems; Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Halogenated Organic Compounds in Ground-Water Systems; References; Index.

Customer Reviews

Biography

FRANCIS H. CHAPELLE is a research hydrologist for the U.S. Geological Survey in Columbia, South Carolina, and is the team leader for the USGS Microbial Studies Group in the South Carolina District. He has also been active in the movement to establish a firm, scientific basis for applying bioremediation strategies to contaminated ground-water systems. He is the 2000 recipient of the O.E. Meinzer award given by the Geological Society of America.

By: FH Chapelle
424 pages, Illus
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Harper CollinsOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife