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Encyclopedia of Environmental Science Vol1: Ecological Concepts and Environmental Science

Shalinee Naidoo

197 pages
Arcler Education Inc
Ecological Concepts and Environmental Science examines various aspects of environmental science including an extensive overview of ecology and related concepts. It includes definitions of influential environmentalists, environmental attitudes, multidisciplinary nature of environmental science environmental impacts on water, air and land environmental disasters and hazards. It also comprises famous environmental disasters formation of the solar system and planet earth. Provides the reader with insights into the development of its history, so as to understand the ecology of earth and environmental science as well as the ecological succession, disturbance and recovery and food webs and trophic relationships.
Author Bio
Shalinee Naidoo obtained her Master of Science degree cum laude in Microbiology from The University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa in 2014. Her research interests lie in Environmental Microbiology, Transnational Water Management and more recently, the regulatory and health care sector. She currently works as an Innovation and Research and Development Officer within the medical device sector and has been involved in a range of research projects funded by The Water Research Commission and Medical Research Council of South Africa. She is currently a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society and a recipient of numerous scholarship programs including the Erasmus Mundus SAPIENT program. This was one of the first programs run between the South African Department of Higher Education and Training and European Union that allowed individuals to study, conduct research and receive training at selected IRUN universities. Shalinee has also spent time teaching Chemistry and English to young children in Asia and is currently the founder of Scientist’s Sanctuary, an online science communication company that specializes in science writing, education and design.