**BWeb Notes for Modeling the Environment
Part 1. Introductory Modeling (Notes)**

Chapter 1. Introduction (none)

Chapter 2. Software, Getting Started with Stella and Vensim (none)

Chapter 3. Stocks and Flows

Chapter 4. Accumulating the Flows

Chapter 5. Water Flows in the Mono Basin

Chapter 6. Equilibrium Diagrams

Chapter 7. S-Shaped Growth

Chapter 8. Epidemic Dynamics (none)

Chapter 9. Information Feedback and Causal Loop Diagrams

Chapter 10. Homeostasis (none)

Chapter 11. Temperature Control on Daisyworld (none)

Chapter 12. Hitting the Bulls Eye (none)

**Part 2. Intermediate Modeling (Notes)
(under construction)
**Chapter 13. The Modeling Proces

--article on the Sage Grouse Model (p. 159)

--summary of the boom town model

--analysis of boom town policies

Chapter 14. Software: Further Progress with Stella and Vensim

Chapter 15. The Salmon in the Pacific Northwest

Chapter 16. Managing a Feebate Program

Chapter 17. Modeling Pitfalls

Chapter 18. Inroduction to Cyclical Behavior

Chapter 19. Cycles in Real-Estate Construction

--extra information for the model in Fig. 19.8 (page 251)

--chapter from 1st edition on the aluminum industry (page 254)

Chapter 20. Cycles in Predator and Prey Populations

Chapter 21. The Overshoot of the Kaibab Deer Population

Chapter 22. DDT in the Ocean

Chapter 23. CO2 in the Atmosphere (none)

Chapter 24. Concluding Perspective

**Appendicies (Notes)
(under construction)
**Appendix A. Review of Units (none)

Appendix B. Review of Exponential Growth (none)

Appendix C. Software Choices and Individual-Based Models

Appendix D. Sensitivity Analysis and Uncertainty (

Appendix E. Incorporating Other Methods in a System Dynamics Model (none)

Appendix F. Short-Run and Long-Run Dynamics in a Single Model (none)

Appendix G. Spatial Dynamics and Spatial Displays