Prevailing Trade Winds

Pub Date : 1993-01 | Author : Marie Sanderson | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 0824814916
ISBN 13 : 9780824814915

The Hawaiian Islands are small in area, but they resemble continents in miniature with climates ranging from tropical rainforest to desert to tundra. Prevailing Trade Winds: Weathe..

Camping Wilderness Survival

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Paul Tawrell | Publisher : Paul Tawrell

ISBN 10 : 0974082023
ISBN 13 : 9780974082028

Presents information on basic camping and survival skills while in the wilderness, covering topics such as getting lost, navigating through different terrains and climate condition..

Atlas Of Hawai I

Pub Date : 1998-01-01 | Author : University of Hawaii at Hilo. Dept. of Geography | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 9780824821258
ISBN 13 : 0824821254

A large-format atlas includes 250 geographical, topographical, and reference maps; 215 color photographs, charts, and graphs; an introduction to Hawaiian place names; and essays on..

Earth S Prevailing Wind Belts

Pub Date : 2013-07-18 | Author : Myrl Shireman | Publisher : Mark Twain Media

ISBN 10 : 9781622234929
ISBN 13 : 1622234928

Readers Advance uses a series of full-color nonfiction science readers designed to address the challenges of reading in a content area. Each student book is written around a single..

Tales Of The Earth

Pub Date : 1994 | Author : Charles B. Officer | Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN 10 : 0195090489
ISBN 13 : 9780195090482

Examines major events in the geologic history of earth, from natural catastrophes such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions to the man made disasters of Chernobyl and the destruct..

Weather And Climate

Pub Date : 2007-09-01 | Author : Alvin Silverstein | Publisher : Twenty-First Century Books

ISBN 10 : 9780822567967
ISBN 13 : 0822567962

Examines the changes in the atmosphere that produce various weather phenomena and how weather patterns over a period of time determine the climates of the Earth's various regions...

Forests Water And People In The Humid Tropics

Pub Date : 2005-01-13 | Author : M. Bonell | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 1139443844
ISBN 13 : 9781139443845

Forests, Water and People in the Humid Tropics is a comprehensive review of the hydrological and physiological functioning of tropical rain forests, the environmental impacts of th..