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  Earth System Sciences  Hydrosphere  Oceanography

The Drift of Sea Ice

By: M Lepparanta
325 pages, 145 col & b/w illus
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
The Drift of Sea Ice
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • The Drift of Sea Ice ISBN: 9783642046827 Edition: 2 Hardback Mar 2010 Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
    £179.99
    #184724
Selected version: £179.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

The science of sea ice drift through its 100-year history to the present day is explained. The text includes the geophysical theory, observations from field programs, and mathematical models.

The second edition has been revised, updated and expanded with new information and recent results in relation to the climate problem, mathematical modelling techniques and ice engineering applications.

Contents

Drift Ice Material.- Drift Ice Kinematics.- Drift Ice Rheology.- Free Drift.- Drift in the Presence of Internal Friction.- Numerical Modelling.- Role of Ice Drift.- Bibliography.- Annex 1. List of Symbols.- Annex 2. Glossary.

Customer Reviews

By: M Lepparanta
325 pages, 145 col & b/w illus
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Harper CollinsOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife