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Environmental Science  

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Subject Headings

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aquatic ecology




environmental chemistry

environmental design

environmental policy

environmental law

forest ecology

nature and nurture



Browsing the Stacks

The majority of environmental science books are located in these call number ranges:

GE (environmental science)

GC (oceanography)

QH 75-81 (conservation and biodiversity)

QH 540-545.5 (ecology)

S 900-949 (conservation of natural resources)

TD 169-171.8 (environmental protection)

TD 193 (environmental chemistry)

TD 1-1006 (environmental technology)


Print Books to Get You Started

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The Sixth Extinction - Elizabeth Kolbert
Call Number: QE 721.2 E97 K65 2014
ISBN: 0805092994
Publication Date: 2014
Provides an account of the disappearances occurring all around us and traces the evolution of extinction as concept, from its first articulation by Georges Cuvier in revolutionary Paris up through the present day.

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Field Sampling for Environmental Science and Management - Richard Webster; Murray Lark
Call Number: GE 45 S25 W43 2013
ISBN: 1849713677
Publication Date: 2012
Scientists and consultants need to estimate and map properties of the terrestrial environment. Those who sample the variables to obtain the necessary data need guidance on the design and analysis of sampling methods for their conclusions and recommendations to be valid.

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Terrestrial Ecosystem Ecology - Göran I. Ågren; Folke O. Andersson
Call Number: QH 541 A326 2012
ISBN: 1107011078
Publication Date: 2011
This book explains the structure and functioning of terrestrial ecosystems, using examples ranging from the Arctic to the tropics to demonstrate how they react under differing conditions. This knowledge is developed into a set of principles that can be used as starting points for analysing questions about ecosystem behaviour.

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Recent Advances and Issues in Environmental Science - William Hunter (Editor)
Call Number: GE 105 R44 2012
ISBN: 1926692705
Publication Date: 2011
Environmental science integrates physical and biological sciences to the study of the environment, with the goal of solving today’s environmental challenges. Many of these challenges tie into a greater concept of using the earth’s resources sustainably.

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Managing the Environment - John Beaumont; Brian Whitaker; Lene Pedersen
Call Number: TD194 .B43 1993
ISBN: 0750615745
Publication Date: 1993
Managing the Environment offers an interdisciplinary and multi-functional management approach to the environmental issues affecting business practice.

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Twentieth-Century New England Land Conservation - Charles H. W. Foster (Editor, Contribution by); Judson D. Hale (Contribution by); Peter B. Lord (Contribution by); Robert L. McCullough (Contribution by); Robert W. McIntosh (Contribution by); Nora J. Mitchell (Contribution by); Richard Ober (Contribution
Call Number: TD 171.3 N47 T94 2009
ISBN: 0674032896
Publication Date: 2009
Written by and about New Englanders, this book is relevant to others attempting to address conservation problems on a regional basis.


Interlibrary Loan

You can borrow items from more than 70 Maine academic, public, school and hospital libraries directly through the Library’s online catalog. If you don’t find what you are looking for in the Sawyer Library collection, expand your search by choosing ALL MINERVA LOCATIONS at the top of the drop down list where Husson University is displayed. For detailed instructions, click here.

This service is available at no charge.

Requested materials are delivered to Sawyer Library for you to pick up.

Remember, if you are unable to find or request an item via Minerva, you can still request it through Sawyer Library by email, over the phone, or in person by filling out an Interlibrary Loan Request form.



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