Link to the Missouri Botanical Garden Web Page
 Copyright© 2004-2014 Missouri Botanical Garden Press
 
 
Back to Home
Browse our Catalog
October 23, 10:45am
   Welcome: Guest       Login       Shopping Cart   

   Add to Cart      Back to Catalog         View Sample Chapter      

Click for a larger view.
Fundamentals of Biometeorology, Interactions of Organisms and the Atmosphere. Volume 1. The Physical Environment
Author:Lowry, William
Lowry II, P. P.
Publisher:Peavine Publications
SKU:70871Price:$5.99
Published:1989Status: In Stock
ISBN:0882002032Binding:Softcover
Pages:310Illustrated:No
Category:Biometeorology
Description:

Professor Lowry, in collaboration with his son, as updated and expanded his classic Weather and Life, which first appeared in 1967. This first of two volumes provides a sound introduction to the physical processes underlying the interactions between organisms and their atmospheric environment

William Reifsnyder, Professor of Forest Meteorology Yale University

Fundamentals uses a strong physical science approach. The basic processes of radiative transfer, heat transfer, atmospheric stability, and atmospheric turbulence are expertly handled both qualitatively and quantitatively. My students report that, compared with similar texts. Fundamentals is more clearly developed, and the figures and tables more easily understood and pertinent to the topics.

Michael McCorcle, Professor of Climatology and Meteorology, Iowa State University

The real strength of Fundamentals of Biometeorology lies in its adherence to a process-oriented approach. In an informal, conversational style the authors stress process throughout and no significant topic has been neglected.

Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company

Reduced in price from $32.50. Intermediate markdowns have been taken.


   Add to Cart      Back to Catalog   

For any questions or comments regarding this site, please contact: mbgpress@mobot.org