Purpose of the Website

 Current Readers

 Potential Readers 
This website was developed for students and instructors using Modeling the Environment. You have learned the modeling fundamentals, and you have probably confirmed your knowledge through exercises in the book.   If you are considering the book, you will benefit from reading the preface and the table of contents.

 The main purpose of this website is to provide a collection of
additional exercises to supplement the exercises in the book.
  Or you can learn more by browsing the introductory paragraphs from individual chapters or appendices.
The extra exercises will give you a chance to experiment with models in your own field of interest. The website also contains:   You may order the book from Island Press.
  • additional case study information,
  • models and flight simulators, and
  • links to related websites.