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Wildlife sanctuaries & the Audubon Society : places to hide and seek

Author: John M Anderson
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this book, Frosty Anderson describes the development of fifteen NAS sanctuaries from Maine to California and from the Texas coast to North Dakota. This book drawn from the NAS newsletter, describes an era in conservation history in which ordinary people, without benefit of Ph. D.'s, became stewards of the habitats in which they had lived all their lives. This is a story worth preserving, and it's told  Read more...
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Anderson, John M. (John Merrick)
Wildlife sanctuaries & the Audubon Society.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2000
(OCoLC)644191491
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John M Anderson
ISBN: 0292704984 9780292704985 0292704992 9780292704992
OCLC Number: 42061161
Description: xix, 260 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Paul J. Rainey Sanctuary, Abbeville, Louisiana --
Green Island Sanctuary, Rio Hondo, Texas --
Lillian Annette Rowe Sanctuary, Gibbon, Nebraska --
Maine Coastal Islands Sanctuary, Medomak, Maine --
Vingt-et-une Sanctuary, Smith Point, Texas --
Emily Winthrop Miles Sanctuary, Sharon, Connecticut --
Sydnes Island Sanctuary, Bridge City, Texas --
Constitution Island Marsh Sanctuary, Garrison, New York --
Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Naples, Florida --
Lake Okeechobee Sanctuary, Okeechobee, Florida --
Sabal Palm Grove Sanctuary, Brownsville, Texas --
Starr Ranch Sanctuary, Trabusco Canyon, California --
Edward Brigham Alkali Lake Sanctuary, Jamestown, North Dakota --
Francis Beidler Forest Sanctuary, Harleyville, South Carolina --
Tampa Bay Sanctuaries, Tampa, Florida.
Other Titles: Wildlife sanctuaries and the Audubon Society
Responsibility: John M. "Frosty" Anderson.
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In this book, Frosty Anderson describes the development of fifteen NAS sanctuaries from Maine to California and from the Texas coast to North Dakota. This book drawn from the NAS newsletter, describes an era in conservation history in which ordinary people, without benefit of Ph. D.'s, became stewards of the habitats in which they had lived all their lives. This is a story worth preserving, and it's told entertainingly here by the man who knew it best.

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