This book offers a general discussion of global environmental change geared toward readers like you. It presents both Earth science and ecological concepts related to global change, as well as a discussion of the human dimensions of change. The text's unifying theme is consideration of aspects of both natural and human-induced global environmental change.
A text focusing on both the physico-chemical and biological nature of change and the effects and consequences of natural and human-induced change for ecosystems, humans, and human infrastructures. Intended for use in lower-division undergraduate courses and high school science classes, and by the general public. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)