The Resource Eco-pioneers : practical visionaries solving today's environmental problems, Steve Lerner

Eco-pioneers : practical visionaries solving today's environmental problems, Steve Lerner

Label
Eco-pioneers : practical visionaries solving today's environmental problems
Title
Eco-pioneers
Title remainder
practical visionaries solving today's environmental problems
Statement of responsibility
Steve Lerner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lerner, Steve
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE150
LC item number
.L47 1997
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
GE150.L47
NAL item number
1997
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental degradation
  • Sustainable development
  • Environmental engineers
  • Environmentalists
  • Environmental degradation
  • Environmental engineers
  • Environmentalists
  • Sustainable development
  • Duurzame ontwikkeling
  • Milieugedrag
  • Ecologische beweging
  • Milieuaantasting
  • Milieubescherming
  • Umweltschutz
  • Pionier
  • Nachhaltige Entwicklung
  • Umweltverträglichkeit
  • Fallstudiensammlung
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Eco-pioneers : practical visionaries solving today's environmental problems, Steve Lerner
Link
https://archive.org/details/ecopioneerspract00lern_0
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [399]-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The search for low-impact building materials and techniques / Pliny Fisk III -- Bringing native plants back to the American lawn / Lorrie Otto -- Greenhouse treatment of municipal sewage / John Todd -- The new frugality movement promotes living better by consuming less / Vicki Robin and Joe Dominguez -- Environmental solutions to innner-city problems / Scott Bernstein -- A utility company switches from nuclear power to energy conservation, renewable energy, and electric vehicles / S. David Freeman -- Breeding naturally colored organic cotton eliminates the need for toxic dyes and pesticides / Sally Fox -- Mining the discard supply / Daniel Knapp -- Returning to selective forestry after the failure of clearcutting / Walton Smith -- Transforming hazardous wastes into useful industrial materials / Christopher Nagel and William Haney III -- Urban rooftop agriculture / Paul Mankiewicz -- Transforming Chattanooga into an environmental city / David Crockett -- Redesigning buildings and building materials for environmentally intelligent architecture / William McDonough -- Moving out of the flood plain and designing an environmentally sustainable community / New Pattonsburg, Missouri -- Promoting ecologically sustainable businesses in west coast temperate rain forests / Alana Probst -- Students swap protests for practical work building an ecologically sustainable campus / Daniel Einstein and David Eagan -- Western cattle rancher experiments with sustainable techniques / Jack Turnell -- The mothers of East Los Angeles conserve water, protect the neighborhood, and create jobs / Juana Beatriz Gutierrez -- Sustainable agriculture takes root among family farmers in Iowa / Ron Rosmann -- Zunis launch a sustainable action plan to manage tribal resources / James Enote -- Saving the seed : rescuing important foods and medicinal crops from extinction / Kenny Ausubel -- Cleaning up and reusing abandoned and contaminated industrial sites / Eco-Justice Activists -- Helping families minimize environmental impact one household at a time / David Gershon -- Two approaches to restoring trashed urban rivers / Thomas Schueler and Robert Boone -- A green priest preaches about the need to protect God's creation / The Reverend Jeffrey Golliher
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 462 pages
Isbn
9780262122078
Lccn
97008333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36656387
  • (OCoLC)ocm36656387
Label
Eco-pioneers : practical visionaries solving today's environmental problems, Steve Lerner
Link
https://archive.org/details/ecopioneerspract00lern_0
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [399]-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The search for low-impact building materials and techniques / Pliny Fisk III -- Bringing native plants back to the American lawn / Lorrie Otto -- Greenhouse treatment of municipal sewage / John Todd -- The new frugality movement promotes living better by consuming less / Vicki Robin and Joe Dominguez -- Environmental solutions to innner-city problems / Scott Bernstein -- A utility company switches from nuclear power to energy conservation, renewable energy, and electric vehicles / S. David Freeman -- Breeding naturally colored organic cotton eliminates the need for toxic dyes and pesticides / Sally Fox -- Mining the discard supply / Daniel Knapp -- Returning to selective forestry after the failure of clearcutting / Walton Smith -- Transforming hazardous wastes into useful industrial materials / Christopher Nagel and William Haney III -- Urban rooftop agriculture / Paul Mankiewicz -- Transforming Chattanooga into an environmental city / David Crockett -- Redesigning buildings and building materials for environmentally intelligent architecture / William McDonough -- Moving out of the flood plain and designing an environmentally sustainable community / New Pattonsburg, Missouri -- Promoting ecologically sustainable businesses in west coast temperate rain forests / Alana Probst -- Students swap protests for practical work building an ecologically sustainable campus / Daniel Einstein and David Eagan -- Western cattle rancher experiments with sustainable techniques / Jack Turnell -- The mothers of East Los Angeles conserve water, protect the neighborhood, and create jobs / Juana Beatriz Gutierrez -- Sustainable agriculture takes root among family farmers in Iowa / Ron Rosmann -- Zunis launch a sustainable action plan to manage tribal resources / James Enote -- Saving the seed : rescuing important foods and medicinal crops from extinction / Kenny Ausubel -- Cleaning up and reusing abandoned and contaminated industrial sites / Eco-Justice Activists -- Helping families minimize environmental impact one household at a time / David Gershon -- Two approaches to restoring trashed urban rivers / Thomas Schueler and Robert Boone -- A green priest preaches about the need to protect God's creation / The Reverend Jeffrey Golliher
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 462 pages
Isbn
9780262122078
Lccn
97008333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36656387
  • (OCoLC)ocm36656387

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