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Category: All Categories: Conservation and Environment: Ecosystems
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Boesch, Donald F. and Greer, Jack (eds)  
Chesapeake Futures: Choices for the 21st Century
Publisher: Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee, 2003 Edgewater, MD.
Book. Book condition: Very Good. Trade paperback 4to - over 9 - 12" tall "The Chesapeake Bay - heart of the Mid-Atlantic seaboard - faces enormous challenges int he coming decades. While the Bay has ithstood heavy loads of sediment and waste in the past, an increasing population and sprawling development patterns have raised the stakes. Choices made now, whether by policy makes, resource managers or citizens, will haqve profound effects on the Chesapeake of tomorrow. Chesapeake Futures outlines the likely consequences of some of the choices we are now making and their implications for the future of the nation's largest and historically most productive estuary. Those potential outcomes take the form of three scenarios for the Bay's future, timed to the year 2030: Recent Trends, if recently observed conditions continue, but with a growing population; Current Objectives, if we largely reach the goals set forth in multijurisdictional Bay agreements; and Feasible Alternatives, if we put in place a series of additional innovative programs and new technologies..." Oversized trade paperback. Illustrated. 160 pages. Book is in VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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Ehrlich, Paul R.  
The Machinery of Nature

Publisher: NY: Simon & Schuster, 1986,.
Hard bound, illustrated, 320pp inc. appendices & index, ex-library, Very good+ in Very good+ dust jacket.

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Hairston, Sr., Nelson G.  
Ecological Experiments. Purpose, Design, and Execution.

Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991..
Reprint paperback. Pevious owner's name, o/w clean. VG. Soft Cover

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Horton, Tom  
Turning the Tide: Saving the Chesapeake Bay (Revised and Expanded Edition)
Publisher: Island Press, 2003 Washington, DC.
ISBN: 1559635495 Book. Book condition: Very Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall In 1991, Island Press published Turning the Tide, a unique and accessible examination of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. This new edition of Turning the Tide makes a vital contribution to the effort to restore the Bay. It addresses new developments in the past decade and examines factors that will have the most significant effects on the health of the Bay in the coming years. With new case studies and significantly updated maps, charts, and graphs, the book builds on the analytical power of ten years of experience to offer a new perspective, along with clear, science-based recommendations for the future. For all those who want to know not only how much must be done to save the Bay but what they can do and how they can make a difference, Turning the Tide is an essential source of information." Illustrated. xxxvi + 386 pages with index. Book is in VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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Horton, Tom  
Turning the Tide: Saving the Chesapeake Bay (Revised and Expanded Edition)
Publisher: Island Press, 2001 Washington, DC.
ISBN: 1559631015 Book. Book condition: Very Good. Very Good. Hardcover Signed by Author(s) 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall SIGNED by author on half-title page! First printing. "The Chesapeake Bay is one of the most productive bodies of water in the world. Six states depend on it for commerce, tourism, fishing, and transportation. With its surrounding wetlands it constitutes one of the most important ecosystems in the country. Yet, for all of its importance, it is still being destroyed. For at least a decade, regional and national concern has generated truly historic measures to save the Chesapeake Bay. Although a tremendous amount has been achieved, there remains much to be done. Turning the Tide, written by Tom Horton with William Eichbaum for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, examines the health of the entire bay ecosystem and assesses what has been done and what remains to be done to clean up the bay.." xxiv + 328 pages. Book is in VERY GOOD condition. Dust jacket is in VERY GOOD condition.

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Johnson, Cecil E. (Ed.)  

Publisher: NY: Wiley, 1970,.
Trade paperback, 1st printing, 182pp, Very good

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MacKinnon, B.M.; M.D.B.Burt (editors).  
Publisher: Sackville: Minister of Environment / Conservation Branch 1994..
ISBN: 0662228022 Workshop Proceedings, Huntsman Marine Science Center, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, March 9-11, 1994. Occasional Report No. 4, Environment Canada - Atlantic Region. Intro and Summary section (16pp), Contributed Papers (20 papers, including references, 119pp), Bibliography (120pp). Multi - disciplinary: from sublittoral marine communities, winter flounder, and algae to forest modelling, atmospheric deposition, and songbirds; estuarine and marine and terrestrial and aquaqtic ecosystems, data management thereof. Emphasis on southern and southwestern New Brunswick (especially Bay of Fundy and Quoddy Region). 263p: black/white map, graphs, tables; 28cm. 685g. Very Good (minimal ex-library otherwise clean and very little wear). Softcover, bound with plastic comb coil . Book condition: Very Good ex-library.

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Sears, Paul B.  
The Biology of the Living Landscape: An Introduction to Ecology

Publisher: London: Scientific Book Club, 1964,.
Hard bound, 176pp inc. index, signature front free endpaper. Very good in Very good brodarted dust jacket. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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Suzuki, David; Wayne Grady., Illustrator: Robert Bateman (illustrations).  
TREE: A Life Story.
Publisher: Vancouver: Greystone Books (2004)..
First Printing. ISBN: 1553650166 190p: black/white full-page original artwork; 20cm. Selected References, Index. 386g. Book: Fine (clean, bright, and tight; no defects). Dustjacket: Near Fine (minor shelfwear). Brown cloth hardcover. Book condition: Fine. Jacket condition: Near Fine.

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Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: 5152.
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Watts, David.  
PRINCIPLES OF BIOGEOGRAPHY: An Introduction to the Functional Mechanisms of Ecosytems.

Publisher: London: McGraw-Hill (1971)..
ISBN: 0070941459 402p: illustrated; 22cm. Glossary, Indexes. Very Good Plus (cloth lightly soiled). Green cloth hardcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus. Jacket condition: no dj.

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Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: 1840.
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