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WU Libraries Catalogs
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Search our Ebscohost collection of nearly 5,000 e-books. These are some water-related e-books:
Climate Change by
Publication Date: 2015-12-23
Everything from theory and proof of climate change, to the effects of climate change, and ways to mitigate climate change. This book covers it all.
The impacts of climate change on human health in the United States : a scientific assessment by
Publication Date: 2016
The purpose of this assessment is to provide a comprehensive, evidence-based, and, where possible, quantitative estimation of observed and projected climate change related health impacts in the United States. This has been developed to inform public health officials, urban and disaster response planners, decision makers, and other stakeholders within and outside of government who are interested in better understanding the risks climate change presents to human health.
Terrestrial Water Cycle and Climate Change by
Publication Date: 2016-09-06
a comprehensive volume that investigates the changes in the terrestrial water cycle and the natural and anthropogenic factors that cause these changes.
Cutting-Edge Techniques for Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage by
Publication Date: 2018-05-01
Of the 36 billon tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) being emitted into Earth's atmosphere every year, only 40 million tons are able to be captured and stored.' This is just a fraction of what needs to be captured, if this technology is going to make any headway in the global march toward reversing, or at least reducing, climate change.
Climate Smart Agriculture by
Publication Date: 2017-10-30
The book uses an economic lens to identify the main features of climate-smart agriculture (CSA), its likely impact, and the challenges associated with its implementation.
Books in the Stacks
These are just some books in our library on the topic of the human longevity, and related people/events.
Making Climate Change History by
Call Number: Reserve QC981.8.G56 M34 2017
Publication Date: 2017-04-01
A short, user-friendly collection of primary sources selected from the most important--and often the most overlooked--documents in the scientific and political history of anthropogenic climate change. It provides students, teachers, researchers and interested readers with the raw materials with which to construct a narrative of climate change in the twentieth century.
Wildlife Responses to Climate Change by
Call Number: QC982.8 .W54 2002
Publication Date: 2001-12-01
This book is the culmination of a three-year project to research and study the impacts of global climate change on ecosystems and individual wildlife species in North America.
Call Number: GB459.4 .R86 2018
Publication Date: 2018-06-12
Harvey. Maria. Irma. Sandy. Katrina. We live in a time of unprecedented hurricanes and catastrophic weather events, a time when it is increasingly clear that climate change is neither imagined nor distant--and that rising seas are transforming the coastline of the United States in irrevocable ways.
The Paris Agreement on Climate Change by
Call Number: Law Library K3585.5 .P375 2017
Publication Date: 2017-09-20
The most important climate agreement in history, the Paris Agreement on Climate Change represents the commitment of the nations of the world to address and curb climate change.