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  1. Experimental Design 4 items
    1. Practical skills in environmental science - Allan Jones c2000

      Book Essential Useful throughout the course. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    2. The Scientific Method

      Webpage Recommended This takes a while to get going but is a good introduction to scientific method.

    3. The Scientific Method

      Webpage Recommended Another introduction to the scientific method, some of which is useful

    4. The Experimental Method

      Webpage Essential A good explanation of variable types, random assignment, developing testable hypothesis

  2. Soils background 2 items
    1. An introduction to physical geography and the environment - Joseph Holden, Dawson Books 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential This is an ebook in the Glasgow library. Please read chapter seven - Soil and the Environment before the fieldtrip.

    2. The nature and properties of soils - Nyle C. Brady, Ray R. Weil 1999

      Book Recommended Great book providing a world of information about soils and their importance. Chapter four will be of greatest interest. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

  3. Week three 7 items
    1. Phase one habitat surveys 7 items
      1. Repeatability of Phase 1 habitat survey - J.P. Stevens, T.H. Blackstock, E.A. Howe, D.P. Stevens 10/2004

        Article Essential

      2. Phase one habitat pencils

        Webpage Recommended This is a link to where Phase One habitat pencils can be purchased from.

  4. Statistics and R! 9 items
    1. The R book - Michael J. Crawley, Ebooks Corporation Limited 2013

      Book Further

    2. Statistics in geography and environmental science - Richard Harris, Claire Jarvis 2011

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

    3. Statistics in geography and environmental science - Richard Harris, Claire Jarvis 2011

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

  5. Geographical Information Systems 2 items
    1. An introduction to geographical information systems - D. Ian Heywood, Sarah Cornelius, Steve Carver 2011

      Book Recommended The latest addition was published in 2011. Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library