by John T. Tanacredi
“The Redesigned Earth: A Brief Review of Ecology for Engineers, As If the Earth Really Mattered” is a great book that describes ecology in depth. John T. Tanacredi is the author of this book. John is widely recognized as one of the foremost specialists in the conservation biology of Island and coastal ecology. He has held Research Associate positions at the American Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology and much more. The Redesigned Earth provides insight into the basic aspects of ecology that impact is affected by engineering practices.
Ecology is the branch of biology that deals with the relations of organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings. With the help of this book, the reader will learn about 5 levels of ecology, such as organism, population, community, ecosystem, and biosphere. Ecology provides new knowledge of the interdependence between people and nature that is vital for food production, maintaining clean air and water, and sustaining biodiversity in a changing climate. All in all, The Redesigned Earth is an informative book for all the readers.