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The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Dan Egan
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-07 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

New York Times Bestseller Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize Winner of the J. Anthony Lukas Award "Nimbly splices together history, science, reporting and personal experiences into a taut and cautiously hopeful narrative.… Egan’s book is bursting with life (and yes, death)." —Robert Moor, New York Times Book
Mastering the Inland Seas
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Theodore Karamanski
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

Theodore J. Karamanski's sweeping maritime history demonstrates the far-ranging impact that the tools and infrastructure developed for navigating the Great Lakes had on the national economies, politics, and environment of continental North America. Synthesizing popular as well as original historical scholarship, Karamanski weaves a colorful narrative illustrating how disparate private
Great Lakes Rocks
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Stephen E. Kesler
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: University of Michigan Regional

A much-needed exploration of Great Lakes geology
The Ecology of Invasions by Animals and Plants
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Charles S. Elton
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-10 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Elton sought to articulate more explicitly his vision of an entire field of invasion science. The 1958 book, aimed at an educated lay audience, was almost wholly descriptive, dominated by striking examples of the nature and scope of particular invasions beginning with the seven examples detailed in Chapter 1. From
Water, Sustainable Development and the Nexus
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Velma I. Grover, Amani Alfarra
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-30 - Publisher: CRC Press

Water is intricately linked with food security, energy security, and sustainable development. As the world is moving towards sustainable development goals, it is critical to recognize the role of water in attaining these goals. The Water-Energy-Food Nexus draws attention to the complex and interrelated nature of global resource systems and