Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 1-3
  3. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 4-27
  4. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 28-57
  5. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 58-76
  6. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 77-99
  7. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 100-124
  8. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 125-160
  9. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 161-181
  10. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 182-204
  11. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 205-233
  12. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 234-246
  13. James W. Moore, S. Ramamoorthy
    Pages 247-247
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 254-270

About this book

Introduction

This series is dedicated to serving the growing community of scholars and practitioners concerned with the principles and applications of environ­ mental management. Each volume is a thorough treatment of a specific topic of importance for proper management practices. A fundamental objective of these books is to help the reader discern and implement man's stewardship of our environment and the world's renewable re­ sources. For we must strive to understand the relationship between man and nature, act to bring harmony to it, and nurture an environment that is both stable and productive. These objectives have often eluded us because the pursuit of other individual and societal goals has diverted us from a course of living in balance with the environment. At times, therefore, the environmental manager may have to exert restrictive control, which is usually best applied to man, not nature. Attempts to alter or harness nature have often failed or backfired, as exemplified by the results of imprudent use of herbicides, fertilizers, water, and other agents. Each book in this series will shed light on the fundamental and applied aspects of environmental management. It is hoped that each will help solve a practical and serious environmental problem.

Keywords

Gewässerbelastung Metals Schwermetallbelastung environment environmental management

Authors and affiliations

  • James W. Moore
    • 1
  • S. Ramamoorthy
    • 1
  1. 1.Alberta Environmental CentreVegrevilleCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-5210-8
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1984
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-9739-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-5210-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0172-6161
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