First Edition   ©2013

Scientific American Environmental Science for a Changing World with Extended Coverage

Anne Houtman , Susan Karr , Jeneen InterlandI

  • ISBN-10: 1-4292-4030-X; ISBN-13: 978-1-4292-4030-7; Format: Paper Text, 432 pages

Environmental Science for a Changing World captivates students with real-world stories while exploring the science concepts in context. Engaging stories plus vivid photos and infographics make the content relevant and visually enticing. The result is a text that emphasizes environmental, scientific, and information literacies in a way that engages students.
This extended version adds chapters on:
• Environmental Health
• Preserving Biodiversity
• Mineral Resources
• Feeding the World
• Agriculture: Raising Livestock
• Managing Solid Waste
• Environmental Policy and Law