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Atmospheric Brown Clouds

Sumit Sharma, Liliana Nunez and Veerabhadran Ramanathan.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online December 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science). 8227 words.

Atmospheric brown clouds (ABCs) are widespread pollution clouds that can at times span an entire continent or an ocean basin. ABCs extend vertically from the ground upward to as high as 3...

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Biodiversity Hotspots and Conservation Priorities

Peter Kareiva and Issac Kareiva.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science). 508 words.

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Biodiversity Loss

Tom Oliver.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science). 522 words.

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Climate Change Impacts on Agriculture across Africa

Laura Pereira.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Agriculture and Farming. 500 words.

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Ecological Engineering for Mine Waste and Water Management

Margarete Kalin and William N. Wheeler.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology; Sustainability. 489 words.

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Evolutionary Impacts of Climate Change

Juha Merilä and Ary A. Hoffmann.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Ecology and Conservation. 6177 words.

Changing climatic conditions have both direct and indirect influences on abiotic and biotic processes and represent a potent source of novel selection pressures for adaptive evolution. In...

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Human Nitrogen Production and Global Warming Potential

Wim De Vries, Enzai Du, Klaus Butterbach Bahl, Lena Schulte Uebbing and Frank Dentener.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Environmental Chemistry; Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science). 550 words.

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Monitoring and Modelling of Outdoor Air Pollution

Stefan Reis.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Public Health; Research Methods in Life Sciences; Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science). 166 words.

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Pollution in Terrestrial and Aquatic Sediment

Rodney Stevens.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science). 289 words.

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Soil Salinization

Pichu Rengasamy.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science). 9569 words.

Salt accumulation in soils, affecting agricultural productivity, environmental health, and the economy of the community, is a global phenomenon since the decline of ancient Mesopotamian...

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