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The Resource A great aridness : climate change and the future of the American southwest, William deBuys

A great aridness : climate change and the future of the American southwest, William deBuys

Label
A great aridness : climate change and the future of the American southwest
Title
A great aridness
Title remainder
climate change and the future of the American southwest
Statement of responsibility
William deBuys
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With its soaring azure sky and stark landscapes, the American Southwest is one of the most hauntingly beautiful regions on earth. Yet staggering population growth, combined with the intensifying effects of climate change, is driving the oasis-based society close to the brink of a Dust-Bowl-scale catastrophe
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeBuys, William
Dewey number
551.6979
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC903.2.U6
LC item number
D43 2011
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QC903.2.U6
NAL item number
D43 2011
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Water-supply
  • Droughts
  • Southwest, New
  • Climatic changes
  • Droughts
  • Ecology
  • Water-supply
  • Southwest, New
  • Climatic changes
  • Water-supply
  • Droughts
  • Southwest, New
  • Climate change
  • Water supply
  • Droughts
  • Southwestern States
Label
A great aridness : climate change and the future of the American southwest, William deBuys
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
High blue : the great downshift of dryness -- Oracle : global-change-type drought -- Sand Canyon : vanishing acts -- Janos : a mirror in time -- Lava Falls : the blood of oasis civilization -- The canal at river's end : thirsty Arizona -- Highway 79 revisited : "mega" trends in the Sun Corridor -- Apache Pass : crossing the line -- Mogollon Plateau : fires present and future -- Mt. Graham : the biopolitics of change -- Hawikku : welcome to the Anthropocene
Control code
ocn709682910
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 369 pages
Isbn
9780199974672
Lccn
2011033298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199778928
  • (OCoLC)709682910
Label
A great aridness : climate change and the future of the American southwest, William deBuys
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
High blue : the great downshift of dryness -- Oracle : global-change-type drought -- Sand Canyon : vanishing acts -- Janos : a mirror in time -- Lava Falls : the blood of oasis civilization -- The canal at river's end : thirsty Arizona -- Highway 79 revisited : "mega" trends in the Sun Corridor -- Apache Pass : crossing the line -- Mogollon Plateau : fires present and future -- Mt. Graham : the biopolitics of change -- Hawikku : welcome to the Anthropocene
Control code
ocn709682910
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 369 pages
Isbn
9780199974672
Lccn
2011033298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199778928
  • (OCoLC)709682910

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