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Restoring Colorado River ecosystems : a troubled sense of immensity

Author: Robert W Adler
Publisher: Washington : Island Press, ©2007.
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"Restoring Colorado River Ecosystems" explores the many questions and challenges surrounding the issue of large-scale restoration of the Colorado River basin, and of large-scale restoration in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Adler, Robert W., 1955-
Restoring Colorado River ecosystems.
Washington : Island Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2006101562
(OCoLC)77011583
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert W Adler
ISBN: 9781435642348 1435642341 9781597267786 1597267783
OCLC Number: 227212111
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 311 pages) : maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : Retaking old ground --
The living artery : disruptions to the river's linear connections --
Only the hills will know : changes in the watershed --
Tree of the people : tree of life --
Down the great unknown : environmental restoration in the face of scientific uncertainty --
Casting of the lots : conflicting methods and goals in environmental restoration --
Ownership of unownable things : property sights and environmental restoration at the water's edge --
An elusive and indefinable boundary : restoration and political borders --
The lovely and the usable : toward a more holistic approach to restoration --
Coda : Into new dimensions.
Responsibility: Robert W. Adler.
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