Glossary K

The Environmental Glossary. Letter K +++ 'Kerosene', 'Kyoto Protocol', 'Kick net'
A Karst is areas with shallow ground water, caverns, and sinkholes.

Kerosene is a petroleum distillate that has a maximum Distillation temperature of 401 degrees Fahrenheit at the 10 percent recovery point, a final boiling point of 572 degrees Fahrenheit, and a minimum flash point of 100 degrees Fahrenheit.

A kick net is a fine mesh net used to collect organisms . kick nets vary in size,

A kilogram is one thousand grams

A Kilowatt hour (kWh) is
A kilowatt hour is a Metric unit of Energy most often used to measure electricity use.

A kriging is a weighted, moving-average estimation technique based on geostatistics that uses the spatial correlation of point measurements to estimate values at adjacent, unmeasured

A Kyoto Protocol is This is an international agreement struck by 159 nations attending the Third Conference of Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (held in December of 1997 in Kyoto Japan) to reduce worldwide emissions of greenhouse gases.

Related Articles

Contingency Plan ■■■
A Contingency Plan is a document setting out an organized, planned, and coordinated course of action . . . Read More
Continuous Sample ■■■
- Continuous Sample : A Continuous Sample is a flow of water, waste or other material from a particular . . . Read More
gypsum board at top500.de■■■
Founded in 1996,Jinzhou Decorative Materials Factory is located at Zhoujiazhuang Development Zone in . . . Read More
Namib Sand Sea at travel-glossary.com■■■
- The Namib Sand Sea is a World Heritage Site in Namibia defined by the UNESCO in 2013 and definitely . . . Read More
Sewage treatment plant ■■■
Sewage treatment plant: A sewage treatment plant is a facility designed to receive the wastewater from . . . Read More
Adjustment Disorder at psychology-glossary.com■■
Adjustment Disorder refers to a type of mental disorder which resulted from maladaptive, or unhealthy, . . . Read More
Spinal cord injury at psychology-glossary.com■■
Spinal cord injury or SCI refers to damage or trauma to the spinal cord that results in a loss or impaired . . . Read More
SCI at psychology-glossary.com■■
SCI is the abbreviations of Spinal cord injury which refers to damage or trauma to the spinal cord that . . . Read More
Stroke at psychology-glossary.com■■
Stroke refers to temporary blockage of blood vessels supplying the brain, or a rupture of vessels in . . . Read More
Head trauma at psychology-glossary.com■■
Head trauma: head trauma refers to an injury to the head and, therefore, to the brain, typically caused . . . Read More