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ISBN: 0309138981, 9780309138987
Authors: Committee On Best Practices For Shellfish Mariculture, The Effects Of Commercial Activities In Drakes Estero, Pt. Reyes National Seashore, California; National Research Council
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Keywords: national, seashore, california, reyes, point, mariculture, drakes, estero, shellfish
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When Drakes Estero, which lies within the Point Reyes National Seashore (PRNS) about 25 miles northwest of San Francisco, California, was designated by Congress in 1976 as Potential Wilderness, it contained a commercial shellfishmariculture operation. Oyster mariculture began in Drakes Estero with the introduction of the nonnative Pacific oyster in 1932, and has been conducted continuously from th......
ISBN: 0309049334, 9780309049337
Authors: committee On Long-range Soil, Water Conservation Policy, National Research Council
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Keywords: agriculture, agenda, quality, water, soil
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How can the United States meet demands for agricultural production while solving the broader range of environmental problems attributed to farming practices? National policymakers who try to answer this question confront difficult trade-offs.This book offers four specific strategies that can serve as the basis for a national policy to protect soil and water quality while maintaining U.S. agricultu......
ISBN: 0309058937, 9780309058933
Authors: committee On Assessing Crop Yield: Site-specific Farming, Information Systems,, Research Opportunities, National Research Council
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Keywords: technologies, crop, management, information, geospatial, agriculture, century, precision
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Sensors, satellite photography, and multispectral imaging are associated with futuristic space and communications science. Increasingly, however, they are considered part of the future of agriculture. The use of advanced technologies for crop production is known as precision agriculture, and its rapid emergence means the potential for revolutionary change throughout the agricultural sector.Precisi......
ISBN: 0309046750, 9780309046756
Authors: Committee On Assessment Of Technology, Opportunities For Marine Aquaculture In The United States, Marine Board, Commission On Engineering, Technical Systems, National Research Council
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Keywords: growth, opportunities, aquaculture, marine
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Coastal farming and ocean ranching of marine fish, shellfish, crustaceans, and seaweed are a major and growing industry worldwide. In the United States, freshwater aquaculture is rapidly becoming a significant commercial activity; however, marine aquaculture has lagged behind.This book examines the obstacles to developing marine aquaculture in the United States and offers specific recommendations ......
ISBN: 0309100666, 9780309100663
Author: Meredith F. Small
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Keywords: mental, illness, model, medical, discontent, culture
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By many estimations, the Western medical model of mental health is dangerously incomplete. If we step outside of the traditional disease model there are many new and different ways to understand, treat, and even accept mental illness. Culture--how we collectively live, interact, and view the world--frames our mental outlook. Arguably, culture even creates it. Western culture, for example, has comp......
ISBN: 9053567860, 9789053567869
Authors: Bleeker, Maaike, Heteren, Lucia Van, Kattenbelt, Chiel ,  vuyk, Kees
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Keywords: drama, multicultureel
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Author(s):Bleeker, Maaike, Heteren, Lucia van, Kattenbelt, Chiel & Vuyk, KeesPublisher:Amsterdam University Press, AmsterdamPublished:2005Subjects:The arts, Theatre studiesAbstract:Stage presentationsAbstract (other language):Als de huidige multiculturele samenleving een drama is, wiens drama is dat dan? Drama roept associaties op met de wereld als schouwtoneel, waarop protagonisten en a......
ISBN: 9264086862, 9789264086869
Author: Oecd Publishing
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Keywords: agriculture, change, climate
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Climate change is likely to have significant impacts on the agricultural sector to which farmers will have to adapt. While agriculture is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, it is also a source of carbon storage in soils. This report examines the economic and policy issues related to the impacts of climate change on agriculture and adaptation responses and to the mitigation of g......
ISBN: 9053568468, 9789053568460
Author: Godfried Engbersen
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Keywords: unemployment, poverty, urban, comparative, cultures, term
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Publisher: Amsterdam University PressPublished Time: Amsterdam University PressPages: 293In the 1980s a team of Dutch sociologists conducted a study on the daily life of unemployed in the Netherlands. They were inspired by the classical work Marienthal: the Sociology of an Unemployed Community first published in 1933. The authors conducted three neighborhood studies to analyze the social behavior ......
ISBN: 9053562184, 9789053562185
Author: Klamer, Arjo
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Keywords: arts, economics, relationship, culture, value
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Author(s):Klamer, ArjoPublisher:Amsterdam University Press, AmsterdamPublished:1997Subjects:Economics, finance, business and managementSociety and social sciences, Society and culture: generalAbstract:Culture manifests itself in everything human, including the ordinary business of everyday life. Culture and art have their own value, but economic values are also constrained. Art sponsorships and ......
ISBN: 9053569618, 9789053569610
Author: Hagener, Malte
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Keywords: invention, film, culture, garde, avant, forward, looking, european, moving
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Author(s):Hagener, MaltePublisher:Amsterdam University Press, AmsterdamPublished:2007Subjects:Society and social sciences, Society and culture: generalThe arts, Film, TV and radioAbstract:This first critical overview of the European film avant-garde ushers in a new approach and creates its own subject. Arguing that a European perspective is the only way to understand the film avant-garde of the......
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