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Food, climate, and man
|Series||Environmental science and technology|
|Contributions||Biswas, Margaret R., Biswas, Asit K.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiii, 285 p. ill. ;|
|Number of Pages||285|
The stress on our water environment as a result of increased industrialization, which aids urbanization, is becoming very high thus reducing the availability of clean water. Polluted water is of great concern to the aquatic organism, plants, humans, and climate and indeed alters the ecosystem. The preservation of our water environment, which is embedded in sustainable development, must be well Cited by: 5. Covering a broad range of issues related to climate change and agriculture, this book brings together ideas for environmentally friendly technologies and opportunities to further increase and stabilize global agricultural productivity and ensure food security in face of mounting climate challenge.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Food, climate, and and man book. New York: Wiley, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type.
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