Fragile Land: The State of the Scottish Environment / Edition 1

Fragile Land: The State of the Scottish Environment / Edition 1

by Auslan Cramb
     
 

A mini-encyclopaedia of environmental facts and figures with case studies from leading scientists and academics, describing the environment as it exists today, and offering solutions to pressing problems from air pollution to the loss of plants and animals.See more details below

Overview

A mini-encyclopaedia of environmental facts and figures with case studies from leading scientists and academics, describing the environment as it exists today, and offering solutions to pressing problems from air pollution to the loss of plants and animals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780748662289
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
Publication date:
01/25/2001
Pages:
237
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
1Introducing Scotland1
2Uncommon Land21
3Wildlife45
4Fresh Water73
5Marine Environment97
6The Air We Breathe122
7Agriculture137
8Energy155
9Transport174
10Cities and Sustainability194
11The Way Ahead217
Bibliography229
Index233

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