Eco-Environment and Global Biodiversity (2 Vol)
Eco-environment plays an important role in combating desertification, preventing erosion problems, other protective erosion problems, climate change and acting as carbon reservoirs and sinks. The vital role of Eco-environment in protecting fragile ecosystems, watersheds and freshwater reservoirs and as storehouses of rich biodiversity should be recognized and contain not only woody species and wild animals but also a wealth of other species of actual or potentially socio-economic importance at the global, national and local levels, including wild relatives of important crop species. Basically this volume of Eco environment deals in the issues and causes of pollution of environment and its impact on nature and humans and the measures that are taken on a global basis to prevent Eco environment. This book is a sincere effort of the authors to provide compiled information on the subject.
Dr. Reena Mohanka is Senior Grade lecturer in the Department of Botany, Science college, Patna under Patna University, Patna. She is Published about 15 Research papers in the reputed journals. She is author of five books in the Field of Botany and Environmental Science. She has attended many seminars. Symposia and conferences.
Dr. M P Singh is a University Professor and Head of the Department of Forest Science, Birsa Agricultural university, Kanke, Ranchi having about 27 years. Experience of teaching and research. He has principal Investigator of three major project of Govt. of India, New Delhi. He is also recipient of Rajiv Gandhi Parti Bhumi Award for afforestation in three hundred hectares of Wasteland. He has published about 110 research paper in National and Internationl Journals and is an author of 25 books. Dr. singh has guided eight Ph D Students and presently is an advisior of Botinical Survey of India of Floristic Research of whole eastern region. He is also an editor of journal of Plant Science, New Delhi.
Vol. I 1. Introduction 1 2. Natural Resources 12 3. Community Ecology and Pollution 46 4. The World Environment Scenario 84 5. Pollution Control 113 6. Environmental Impact Assessment 144 7. Air Pollution 195 8. Water Pollutions 235 9. Noise pollutions 259 10. Domestic Pollutions 273 11. Atmosphere 285 12. The Environment (Protection) Bill, 1986: A Bill 313 13. An Introduction: Biodiversity 331 14. Biodiversity Loss 340 15. Techniques of Biodiversity Conservation & its Implication 358 16. Biodiversity Conservation: India Scenario 412 Vol. II 17. Biodiversity Conservation: Value Addition through Biotechnology 437 18. Biodiversity Conservation: Legal Aspects 461 19. Methods Used for Biodiversity Conservation 494 20. Impact of Biodiversity Convention on Conservation 502 21. Global Gene Bank 511 22. Importance of Biodiversity 520 23. Biodiversity in Western Ghats 565 24. Plant Protection International Conservation 659 25. Biodiversity in Farming 671 26. Biodiversity Loss and Threat 695 27. Social Biota for Biodiversity 707 28. Conservation of Biodiversity in Future Strategies for India 713 29. Biodiversity and Neotropical 723 30. Biodiversity for Tropical 735 31. Biological Diversity conservation 745 32. Hot Spot Information 776