Raasay And Applecross Loch Torridon And Plockton

Autore: Ordnance Survey
Editore: Outstanding UK Limited
ISBN: 9780755800247
Grandezza: 49,41 MB
Formato: PDF, Docs
Vista: 9368
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Decaying Lakes

Autore: Brian Henderson-Sellers
Editore: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN:
Grandezza: 52,42 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 4090
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A comprehensive introduction to eutrophication, the process by which the water quality of lakes deteriorates as a result of their increased levels of nutrients. (These nutrients, however, also increase the fertility of lakes.) The process normally takes centuries, but is accelerating as a result of man's activities in catchment areas. The book is divided into three parts. The first part looks at basic causes and control strategies; the second considers conflict between the natural environment and man's influence; the third presents the scientific basis of our understanding of both eutrophication and its control.

Red Sea Pilot

Autore: Elaine Morgan
Editore: Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson Limited
ISBN: 9780852885543
Grandezza: 51,79 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 9277
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The second edition of this comprehensive pilot incorporates information collected by the authors during their cruises in the area. Some 70 anchorages were resurveyed and new ones explored, and the details of these have been included in this edition. Improved coverage for divers is also one of the key improvements. The text is illustrated by a section of color plates which capture the atmosphere of the sometimes harsh but always fascinating geography of the area covered by this pilot.

Fontainebleau Climbs

Autore: Jo Montchausse
Editore:
ISBN: 9781594857706
Grandezza: 38,35 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 3008
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A full-color guide to one of Europe?s most popular bouldering and climbing destinationsLocated near Paris, Fontainebleau is one of Europe's most popular rock climbing and bouldering destinations. This user-friendly guide offers all the information a climber needs when making a trip to the region: the best sites and routes, difficulty ratings, suggestions for ideal climbs with children, and more. Fontainebleau Climbs is chock-full of inspiring color photos, and detailed maps show a variety of routes to provide options for different levels of difficulty.

Lofoten Rock

Autore: Chris Craggs
Editore:
ISBN: 9781873341667
Grandezza: 59,42 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 9116
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Lofoten is a magical area; towering granite peaks rise above deep blue fjords, with tiny wooden fishing villages squeezed between the mountains and the oceans. The extensive climbing is on magnificent granite cliffs and the vast majority of it is traditionally protected. This guide raises the profile of this spectacular and beautiful area.

Yosemite Valley Free Climbs

Autore: Chris McNamara
Editore: Supertopo
ISBN:
Grandezza: 45,32 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 6125
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From 16-pitch trad climbs to one-pitch sport routes, here are more than 230 of the best routes in Yosemite Valley, with detailed topos to topropes, cragging, and multi- pitch climbs in the 5.4 to 5.9 range. You'll find the classic Yosemite challenges plus little-known climbs where you can avoid the crowds. The authors have personally climbed and carefully documented each route, continuing the SuperTopo tradition of supreme accuracy.

Greek Waters Pilot

Autore: Rod Heikell
Editore:
ISBN: 9781846235214
Grandezza: 74,55 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Vista: 3931
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Greek Waters Pilot is the definitive cruising guide to the coasts and islands of Greece. It covers the entire area from the Ionian Islands to the Aegean, Rhodes and Crete and includes details of over 450 harbours in a single volume. Greek Waters Pilot has been painstakingly compiled from the author's own survey work and the latest first-hand information. Although much of the new material affects the Ionian and southeastern Aegean, this new edition contains detailed updating of every part of the guide. The redrawn and amended plans and new photographs, many of which have been taken from the air, complement the revisions in the text, refreshing this work which is now in its eleventh edition. The organisation of so much detail within the confines of a single volume is an impressive achievement and has been the basis of Greek Waters Pilot's status as the indispensable guide for anyone sailing around Greece. 'The fascinating background information with historical and mythological anecdotes gives this book a richness too often missing from bald pilot guides. It would be inconceivable to visit this area without the detailed knowledge provided by Rod Heikell's enviable experience of Greek cruising.?' Royal Cruising Club 'Anyone who has cruised around Greece will be grateful to Rod Heikell for compiling what has become 'the bible' for pilotage in these waters. If you are planning on cruising in this delightful region, Heikell is invaluable...' Cruising Association '... his excellent pilots are the yardstick by which all others are measured and it's with justification that they are often referred to as 'the bible'.' John Goode, Sailing Today

Dogwatching

Autore: Desmond Morris
Editore: Three Rivers Press (CA)
ISBN: 9780517880555
Grandezza: 25,85 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
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Answers a host of common and uncommon questions about dogs and explains the enormous diversity of physical forms and behavior patterns of dogs throughout the world