The Resource Man and his physical environment; : readings in environmental geology., Edited by Garry D. McKenzie [and] Russell O. Utgard

Man and his physical environment; : readings in environmental geology., Edited by Garry D. McKenzie [and] Russell O. Utgard

Label
Man and his physical environment; : readings in environmental geology.
Title
Man and his physical environment;
Title remainder
readings in environmental geology.
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Garry D. McKenzie [and] Russell O. Utgard
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Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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McKenzie, Garry D
LC call number
QE33
LC item number
.M354
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Utgard, Russell O.
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  • Pollution
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Environmental policy
  • Geology
  • Environmental Health
  • Geology
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Environmental policy
  • Geology
  • Pollution
Label
Man and his physical environment; : readings in environmental geology., Edited by Garry D. McKenzie [and] Russell O. Utgard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. INTRODUCTION AND VIEWPOINTS -- Controlling the Geologic Environment for Human Welfare / Gordon B. Oakeshott -- The Future of Man's Environment / Robert W. Lamson -- A Geologist Views the Environment / John C. Frye -- Man's Use of the Environment: The Need for Ecological Guidelines / R.O. Slatyer -- Nobody Ever Dies of Overpopulation / Garrett Hardin -- 2. GEOLOGIC HAZARDS -- Earthquakes -- Earthquake "Briefs" / U.S. Geological Survey -- Fifth Anniversary of Alaska Earthquake / U.S. Geological Survey -- Floods -- Hydrology for Urban Land Planning / Luna B. Leopold -- 11 December 1964, a 400-Year Flood in Northern California / Edward J. Helley and Valmore C. LaMarche, Jr. -- Hazardous Dams in Missouri / Missouri Mineral Industry News -- Channelization: A Case Study / John W. Emerson -- Mass Movement -- Landslides / Douglas M. Morton and Robert Streitz -- Some Estimates of the Thermal Effects of a Heated Pipeline in Permafrost / Arthur H. Lachenbruch -- Subsidence -- Land Subsidence Due to Withdrawal of Fluids / J.F. Poland and G.H. Davis -- Subsidence: A Real or Imaginary Problem? / August E. Vandale
  • 3. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH: GEOLOGIC ASPECTS -- Medical Geology / Harry V. Warren and Robert Delarault -- Minor Metals of the Geochemical Environment, Health and Disease / Helen L. Cannon and Howard C. Hopps -- No Thing Is Without Poison / Wayne A. Pettyjohn -- Geographical and Geochemical Relationships of Trace Elements to Health and Disease / E.J. Underwood -- 4. WASTE DISPOSAL -- Geologic Considerations in Disposal of Solid Municipal Wastes in Texas / Peter T. Flawn, L.J. Turk, and Carolyn H. Leach -- Reviving the Great Lakes / John R. Sheaffer -- Ocean Dumping: A National Policy / Council on Environmental Quality -- Nuclear Wastes -- A Nuclear Graveyard / Newsweek -- Radioactive Wastes in Salt Mines / W.C. McClain and R.L. Bradshaw -- Subsurface Geology at the Proposed Site of the National Radioactive Waste Repository at Lyons, Kansas / Edwin D. Goebel -- Problems of Heat Transfer at the Lyons, Kansas Site / John Halepaska -- Energy Storage in Salt and its Effect on Waste Disposal Sites / Edward J. Zeller -- Nuclear Waste: Kansans Riled by AEC Plans for Atom Dump / Constance Holden -- Disposal Wells -- Disposal of Liquid Wastes by Injection Underground / Arthur M. Piper -- Design of Disposal Wells / John H. Marsh -- Disposal of Wastes: Examples from Illinois / Robert E. Bergstrom -- Ground Water Contamination -- Manmade Contamination Hazards / P.H. McGauhey -- Effects of Mine Drainage on Ground Water / Grover H. Emrich and Gary L. Merritt -- 5. RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION -- Mineral Resources -- Geothermal Energy -- Some Environmental Considerations of Resource Utilization -- 6. GEOLOGY AND REGIONAL PLANNING -- 7. ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS -- Appendix 1: The Geologic Time Chart -- Appendix II. Mathematical Information -- Appendix III. Glossary of Selected Environmental and Geologic Terms
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 338 pages
Isbn
9780808713487
Lccn
79187012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02780631
  • (OCoLC)ocm02780631
Label
Man and his physical environment; : readings in environmental geology., Edited by Garry D. McKenzie [and] Russell O. Utgard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. INTRODUCTION AND VIEWPOINTS -- Controlling the Geologic Environment for Human Welfare / Gordon B. Oakeshott -- The Future of Man's Environment / Robert W. Lamson -- A Geologist Views the Environment / John C. Frye -- Man's Use of the Environment: The Need for Ecological Guidelines / R.O. Slatyer -- Nobody Ever Dies of Overpopulation / Garrett Hardin -- 2. GEOLOGIC HAZARDS -- Earthquakes -- Earthquake "Briefs" / U.S. Geological Survey -- Fifth Anniversary of Alaska Earthquake / U.S. Geological Survey -- Floods -- Hydrology for Urban Land Planning / Luna B. Leopold -- 11 December 1964, a 400-Year Flood in Northern California / Edward J. Helley and Valmore C. LaMarche, Jr. -- Hazardous Dams in Missouri / Missouri Mineral Industry News -- Channelization: A Case Study / John W. Emerson -- Mass Movement -- Landslides / Douglas M. Morton and Robert Streitz -- Some Estimates of the Thermal Effects of a Heated Pipeline in Permafrost / Arthur H. Lachenbruch -- Subsidence -- Land Subsidence Due to Withdrawal of Fluids / J.F. Poland and G.H. Davis -- Subsidence: A Real or Imaginary Problem? / August E. Vandale
  • 3. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH: GEOLOGIC ASPECTS -- Medical Geology / Harry V. Warren and Robert Delarault -- Minor Metals of the Geochemical Environment, Health and Disease / Helen L. Cannon and Howard C. Hopps -- No Thing Is Without Poison / Wayne A. Pettyjohn -- Geographical and Geochemical Relationships of Trace Elements to Health and Disease / E.J. Underwood -- 4. WASTE DISPOSAL -- Geologic Considerations in Disposal of Solid Municipal Wastes in Texas / Peter T. Flawn, L.J. Turk, and Carolyn H. Leach -- Reviving the Great Lakes / John R. Sheaffer -- Ocean Dumping: A National Policy / Council on Environmental Quality -- Nuclear Wastes -- A Nuclear Graveyard / Newsweek -- Radioactive Wastes in Salt Mines / W.C. McClain and R.L. Bradshaw -- Subsurface Geology at the Proposed Site of the National Radioactive Waste Repository at Lyons, Kansas / Edwin D. Goebel -- Problems of Heat Transfer at the Lyons, Kansas Site / John Halepaska -- Energy Storage in Salt and its Effect on Waste Disposal Sites / Edward J. Zeller -- Nuclear Waste: Kansans Riled by AEC Plans for Atom Dump / Constance Holden -- Disposal Wells -- Disposal of Liquid Wastes by Injection Underground / Arthur M. Piper -- Design of Disposal Wells / John H. Marsh -- Disposal of Wastes: Examples from Illinois / Robert E. Bergstrom -- Ground Water Contamination -- Manmade Contamination Hazards / P.H. McGauhey -- Effects of Mine Drainage on Ground Water / Grover H. Emrich and Gary L. Merritt -- 5. RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION -- Mineral Resources -- Geothermal Energy -- Some Environmental Considerations of Resource Utilization -- 6. GEOLOGY AND REGIONAL PLANNING -- 7. ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS -- Appendix 1: The Geologic Time Chart -- Appendix II. Mathematical Information -- Appendix III. Glossary of Selected Environmental and Geologic Terms
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 338 pages
Isbn
9780808713487
Lccn
79187012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02780631
  • (OCoLC)ocm02780631

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