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The death and life of the Great Lakes

Author: Dan Egan
Publisher: New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Egan
ISBN: 9780393246438 0393246434
OCLC Number: 1004997808
Description: 343 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The dream of a fourth seacoast : building the St. Lawrence seaway --
Three fish : the story of lake trout, sea lampreys and alewives --
Farming the lakes : the introduction of coho and chinook salmon --
Noxious cargo : the invasion of zebra and quagga mussels --
Continental undivide : Asian carp and Chicago's backwards river --
Conquering a continent : the mussel infestation of the west --
America's dead sea : toxic algae and the Toledo water crisis --
Plugging the drain : the never-ending threat to siphon away great lakes water --
A shaky balancing act : climate change and the fall and rise of the lakes --
A Great Lake revival : charting a course toward integrity, stability and balance.
Responsibility: Dan Egan.

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