By J D Mather
The gathering of papers during this quantity documents the improvement of hydrogeology in Britain over the past 2 hundred years. Following the appliance, through William Smith, of stratigraphic rules to the sinking of wells, Victorian engineers and scientists proven groundwater as a huge contributor to public water provides. within the 20th century, the advance of groundwater persevered swiftly, managed through an ever-changing regulatory regime. The 25 papers during this quantity assessment the development which has been made, and the lives and paintings of a few of these who have been in detail concerned. additionally to be had: 4 Centuries of Geological commute: the quest for wisdom strolling, Bicycle, Sledge and Camel - targeted ebook no 287 - ISBN 186239234X Mine Water Hydrogeology and Geochemistry - ISBN 1862391130 The Geological Society of LondonFounded in 1807, the Geological Society of London is the oldest geological society on the earth, and one of many biggest publishers within the Earth sciences.The Society publishes quite a lot of top quality peer-reviewed titles for lecturers and pros operating within the geosciences, and enjoys an enviable foreign attractiveness for the standard of its work.The many components within which we post in include:-Petroleum geology-Tectonics, structural geology and geodynamics-Stratigraphy, sedimentology and paleontology-Volcanology, magmatic reviews and geochemistry-Remote sensing-History of geology-Regional geology courses
Read Online or Download 200 Years of British Hydrogeology (Geological Society Special Publication No. 225) PDF
Best environmental economics books
This booklet addresses the query of ways we will be able to most sensible feed the 10 billion or so those who will most probably inhabit the Earth through the center of the twenty-first century. He asks even if human ingenuity can produce adequate foodstuff to help fit and energetic lives for these types of humans with out irreparably harmful the integrity of the biosphere.
“Ultimately, this can be a extraordinary publication, a pragmatic testimonial, and a finished bibliography rolled into one. it's a unmarried, shiny sword reduce around the quite a few murky eco-friendly IT issues. And if my blunders and classes realized during the eco-friendly IT trip are any indication, this booklet could be used each day by means of parents attracted to greening IT.
Weather swap is an inevitable and pressing international problem with long term implications for the sustainable improvement of all international locations. to beat this human drawback, the medical consensus is riding worldwide motion in the direction of low carbon economics. even though this motion has to contain all sectors (industries, governments, and voters) and in any respect degrees (global, nationwide and nearby levels), the implementation of weather options will predominantly be on the local point.
'This guide demonstrates the well-established physique of pondering on sustainable improvement which now exists, and its tighter concentration this present day on limits to present financial development styles. yet whereas there were plenty of enormous international debates on planetary limitations, and thresholds for serious assets, there was little development at the floor and in getting the politics correct.
- The Dynamics Between Entrepreneurship, Environment and Education
- The Green Marketing Manifesto
- Contested Landscape: The Politics of Wilderness in Utah and the West
- Careers for Nature Lovers & Other Outdoor Types
- Environmental protection : what everyone needs to know
- Die Elektrizitätswirtschaft in den USA und der BRD: Vergleich unter Berücksichtigung der Kraft-Wärme-Kopplung und der rationellen Elektrizitätsnutzung
Additional info for 200 Years of British Hydrogeology (Geological Society Special Publication No. 225)
STIRLING, A. H. W. 1908. Coke of Norfolk and his friends. John Lane, London. TAYLOR, E. . [Manuscript] 'Journal of a Tour in England and Wales'. National Library of Wales, Ms. 3479B p. 72. THOMPSON, P. 1820. Collections for a Topographic and Historical Account of Boston. Longman & Co, London. TORRENS, H. S. 1975. The Somersetshire Coal Canal Caisson Lock. Bristol Industrial Archaeological Society Journal, 8,4-10. TORRENS, H. S. 1976. The Radstock arm of the Somerset Coal Canal. Bristol Industrial Archaeological Society Journal, 8, 37.
Robert Weldon's hydrostatic lock. Waterways World, 32(2), 71. PHILLIPS, J. 1844. D.. Murray, London [reprinted 2003 by the Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath]. PROTHERO, R. E. (Lord Ernie) 1961. English Farming: Past and Present, 6th edn. Heinemann, London. RICHARDSON, B. W. 1891. Thomas Sopwith. , London. RICHESON, A. W. 1966. English Land Measuring to 1800. MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. ROGERS, K. H. 1976. Wiltshire and Somerset Woollen Mills. Pasold Research Fund, Edington. ROWNTREE, A.
Richard Taylor, London. HALSE, R. & CASTENS, S. 2000. The Somersetshire Coal Canal: a Pictorial Journey. Millstream Books, Bath. HAWKINS, A. , LAWRENCE, M. S. & PRIVETT, K. D. 1986. Clay mineralogy and plasticity of the Fuller's Earth formation. Clay Minerals, 21, 293-310. 30 H. S. TORRENS HAWKINS, A. , LAWRENCE, M. S. & PRIVETT, K. D. 1988. Implications of weathering on the engineering properties of the Fuller's Earth formation. Geotechnique, 38, 517-532. HOWITT, W. 1844. An essay on the Encroachments of the German Ocean along the Norfolk Coast.
200 Years of British Hydrogeology (Geological Society Special Publication No. 225) by J D Mather