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Kenya : a natural outlook : geo-environmental resources and hazards

Author: Paolo Paron; Daniel O Olago; C Omuto
Publisher: Oxford : Elsevier, 2013.
Series: Developments in earth surface processes, 16.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book aims at updating the holistic view on Kenya's natural environment and resources. It provides a sound scientific introduction to this country's physical and socioeconomic setting and its evolution through time.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Paron, Paolo.
Kenya: A Natural Outlook.
Burlington : Elsevier Science, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paolo Paron; Daniel O Olago; C Omuto
ISBN: 9780444595478 0444595473
OCLC Number: 881097203
Notes: "ISSN: 0928-2025."
Description: 1 online resource (xxvii, 374 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps.
Contents: Section I. Natural resources --
section II. Natural hazards.
Series Title: Developments in earth surface processes, 16.
Responsibility: edited by Paolo Paron, UNESCO-IHE, Institute for Water Education, Department of Water Science & Engineering, P.O. Box 3015, 2601DA, Delft, the Netherlands, Daniel Ochieng Olago, Department of Geology, Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation, College of Biological and Physical Sciences (CBPS), University of Nairobi, P.O. Box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya, Christian Thine Omuto, Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering, University of Nairobi, P.O. Box 30197-00100, Nairobi, Kenya.

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Kenya is a thriving country in East Africa: its economy is largely based on the natural environment that frames the tourism sector, mainly through safaris and holidays on the coast. This book offers  Read more...

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