The Response of Western Forests to Air Pollution

  • Richard K. Olson
  • Dan Binkley
  • Margi Böhm

Part of the Ecological Studies book series (ECOLSTUD, volume 97)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. R. K. Olson
      Pages 1-3
  3. Background

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. R. K. Olson
      Pages 7-40
    3. M. R. Rose, M. Böhm, R. K. Olson
      Pages 41-61
    4. M. Böhm
      Pages 63-152
    5. A. Bytnerowicz, N. E. Grulke
      Pages 183-233
    6. D. Binkley, T. D. Droessler, J. Miller
      Pages 235-257
    7. K. W. Stolte, D. M. Duriscoe, E. R. Cook, S. P. Cline
      Pages 259-330
  4. Regional Studies of Forest Growth and Condition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 331-331
    2. L. B. Brubaker, S. Vega-Gonzalez, E. D. Ford, C. A. Ribic, C. J. Earle, G. Segura
      Pages 333-364
    3. D. A. Graybill, D. L. Peterson, M. J. Arbaugh
      Pages 365-401
    4. D. A. Graybill, M. R. Rose
      Pages 403-431
    5. D. L. Peterson, M. J. Arbaugh
      Pages 433-459
  5. Summary and Projections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 499-499
    2. R. K. Olson, D. L. Peterson, M. Böhm
      Pages 501-521
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 523-535

About this book

Introduction

John Sculley In the short history of personal computing, the task of the software programmer has been one of the least recognized-but one of the most significant-in the industry. In addition to defining the prob­ lems, and presenting the solutions, the software programmer is con­ fronted with the challenge of having to predict what combination of ideas and technologies will move the industry forward in the most compelling way. Even though we've seen the development of tremendous applications in a surprisingly short period of time, the most difficult problems often surface when we try to elevate a suc­ cessful local idea to the international arena. In the case of Apple Computer, these challenges become especially profound when you consider that Apple sells Macintosh not just in the United States, but in Japan, China, the Middle East, Africa, East­ ern Europe, and even to the United Nations itself. Of course, this means that the personal computer must work everywhere around the world. But more significantly, it also means that the software must reflect the uniqueness of a given culture, its language, morals, and even its sense of humor. To step away from a narrowly-defined, nationally-based paradigm for software development, programmers, management, and entire corporations must learn to recognize what elements of an interface, problem solving technique, documentation illustration, package de­ sign, and advertisement are local, and which elements are appro­ priate for global markets.

Keywords

air pollution climate environment environmental policy forest growth plant growth pollutants pollution

Editors and affiliations

  • Richard K. Olson
    • 1
  • Dan Binkley
    • 2
  • Margi Böhm
    • 1
  1. 1.ManTech Environmental Technology, Inc.US EPA Environmental Research LaboratoryCorvallisUSA
  2. 2.Department of Forest and Wood ScienceColorado State UniversityFort CollinsUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-2960-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7734-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-2960-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0070-8356
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-971X
  • About this book
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