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  1. The textbooks for this course can be found in both the Dumfries and Glasgow libraries.

    The edition of the book will affect the page numbers cited.

  2. General textbooks for this course 2 items
    1. Environmental science: towards a sustainable future. - Richard T. Wright, Dorothy F. Boorse 2011

      Book  Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    2. Practical skills in environmental science - Allan Jones, Robert Duck, Rob Reed, Jonathan Weyers 2000

      Book  Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

  3. Environmental Sustainability 5 items
    1. Silent Spring - Rachel Carson 1999, 1962

      Book  Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    2. Basics of environmental science - Michael Allaby 2000

      Book Essential Pages 1-16 cover environmental science and environmentalism. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    3. The environment: principles and applications - Chris C. Park, MyiLibrary 2001 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Pages 1-30 of the second edition cover environmental science, environmentalism and sustainable development.

    4. Environmental science: towards a sustainable future. - Richard T. Wright, Dorothy F. Boorse 2011

      Book Essential Page 9 – environmental science and the environmental movement. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

  4. Environmental Protection 8 items
    1. Environmental Assessment - Environment - European Commission - European Commission

      Webpage Essential Directive 85/337: Environmental Impact Assessment

    2. Introduction to Environmental Impact Assessment - John Glasson, Riki Therivel, Andrew Chadwick 2005

      Book Further Helpful textbook that covers most aspects of EIA. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    3. Methods of environmental impact assessment - Peter Morris, Riki Therivel 2009

      Book Further The third edition offers information on a variety of methods used in EIA. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    4. Environmental impact assessment : a comparative review - Christopher Wood 2003

      Book  Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    5. Environmental Assessment - Environment - European Commission - European Commission

      Webpage Recommended EU on-line publications about EIA.

  5. Nutrients and Environmental Impacts 7 items
    1. Trends in Carbon Dioxide at Mauna Loa - Earth System Research Laboratory, U.S. Department of Commerce

      Webpage Recommended

    2. The Nitrogen Cycle - PhysicalGeography.net

      Webpage 

    3. First ecology - Alan Beeby, Anne-Maria Brennan 1997

      Book Essential 2004 edition: pages 191-198 cover biogeochemical cycles (carbon, nitrogen). Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    4. Introductory ecology - Peter Cotgreave, Irwin Forseth c2002

      Book Essential Pages 204-12 – biogeochemical cycles (carbon, nitrogen). Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    5. Ecological applications: toward a sustainable world - Colin R. Townsend 2008

      Book Essential Pages 49-51, 55 – restoration of mined sites. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    6. The Nitrogen Cycle - PhysicalGeography.net

      Webpage 

    7. Environmental science: towards a sustainable future. - Richard T. Wright, Dorothy F. Boorse 2011

      Book Essential Chapter 20 – water pollution. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

  6. Ecological Theories and Principles 2 items
    1. Basics of environmental science - Michael Allaby 2000

      Book Essential Chapter 4 – ecosystems and biomes. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    2. Ecosystems : a functional approach - Gordon Dickinson, K. J. Murphy 1998

      Book Essential Chapter 5 – stressed ecosystems. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library