What are Basic Principles in Environmental Science
Until now, there are different opinions upon basic principles of environmental science. Few scholars believe that there are no unique basic principles in environment science, but many scientists disagree with this opinion. Based on the foundations of previous work, four basic principles of environmental science are put forward in this paper: systematic principle of environment, principle of environmental capacity, symbiosis principle of human between environment, and entropy principle.
Weiguo Pan, Jianxing Ren and Yongguang Li
Z. Q. Tong et al., "What are Basic Principles in Environmental Science", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 347-353, pp. 2068-2072, 2012