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Environmental Degradation in Asia — Land Degradation, Environmental Contamination, and Human Activities

Springer Cham

Titre : Environmental Degradation in Asia — Land Degradation, Environmental Contamination, and Human Activities

Presents a unique fusion of Land Degradation, Environmental Contamination, and Human Activities
Contains a source of resources of knowledge on Land Degradation, Environmental Contamination, and Human Activities
Implements new horizons on Soil Degradation, Earthquakes, Land Degradation, and Sand Dunes

Editor (s) : Ayad M. Fadhil Al-Quraishi, Yaseen T. Mustafa, Abdelazim M. Negm
Publisher  : Springer Cham
Date de parution : 18 Nov 2022
Pages : 646

Descriptif
This unique book focuses on environmental degradation in Asian countries including land degradation and soil erosion. The land degradation covers assessing environmental degradation using geospatial technology, land use land cover mapping, environmental and anthropogenic degradation, assessment of land degradation vulnerability, evaluation of the impact of earthquake and the environmental control of the sand dunes. It also addresses the soil degradation and environmental pollution and presents several case studies such as tectonic activity and erosion, assessment of aircraft sound, soil degradation assessment for the arid territories, soil pollution, waste engine oil contamination, soil degradation, soil erosion modelling, land use and land cover change and its effect on soil erosion changes.

Additionally, the book discusses the impact of climate change, and human activities including urban environmental quality, air pollution and the impact of armed conflict on the environment. Moreover, topics such as vegetation degradation including forest changes, hydrological and agricultural drought are presented. The book includes authors and scientists from Egypt, Iraq, Iran, India, Mongolia, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Republic of Kazakhstan, USA, Turkey, South Africa, Italy, China, Malaysia, Poland and Russia. Graduate students, researchers, engineers, policy planners, policymakers and stockholders could benefit from the information and the knowledge in this book.

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