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Prairie : a natural history of the heart of North America

Savage, Candace (author.).

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Prince Rupert Library 333.74 Sava (Text) 33294002082394 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771645942
  • ISBN: 1771645946
  • Physical Description: x, 325 pages : illustrations, color maps ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia : Greystone Books, 2020.

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Summary, etc.: "This revised edition of Prairie features a new preface along with updated research on the effects of climate change on an increasingly vulnerable landscape. It also offers new information on: conservation of threatened species, including the black-tailed prairie dog and farmland birds, grassland loss and conservation, the health of rivers and the water table, the effects of neonicotinoid insecticides on prairie wetlands, the benefits of regenerative agriculture. Illustrated with elegant black-and-white line drawings and maps, this award-winning tome continues to be a highly readable guide to understanding the ecology, geological history, biodiversity, and resilience of the prairies."--
Subject: Prairies -- North America
Grasslands -- North America
Climate change

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