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The Resource A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron

A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron

Label
A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end
Title
A reef in time
Title remainder
the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end
Statement of responsibility
J.E.N. Veron
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Like many coral specialists fifteen years ago, Veron thought Australia's Great Barrier Reef was impervious to climate change. Then he saw for himself the devastation that elevated sea temperatures can inflict on corals
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Veron, J. E. N.
Dewey number
578.77/8909943
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE566.G7
LC item number
V47 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman College
  • Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
  • Climatic changes
  • Coral reef conservation
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Environmental protection
  • Climatic changes
  • Coral reef conservation
  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Queensland
Label
A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007011253.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-263) 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
  • The ice ages
  • The last glacial cycle
  • Many origins
  • Stone age utopia
  • An enhanced greenhouse world
  • Temperature and mass bleaching
  • Ocean acidity and coralline osteoporosis
  • The ocean's canary
  • The big picture
  • The Great Barrier Reef : an overview
  • Corals and reefs : controls and processes
  • The state of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Mass extinctions and reef gaps
  • Messages from deep time
  • The Cenozoic roller-coaster
  • Australia adrift
Control code
ocm86090507
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 289 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780674026797
Lccn
2007011253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
R9684192
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o86090507
  • (OCoLC)86090507
Label
A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007011253.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-263) 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
  • The ice ages
  • The last glacial cycle
  • Many origins
  • Stone age utopia
  • An enhanced greenhouse world
  • Temperature and mass bleaching
  • Ocean acidity and coralline osteoporosis
  • The ocean's canary
  • The big picture
  • The Great Barrier Reef : an overview
  • Corals and reefs : controls and processes
  • The state of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Mass extinctions and reef gaps
  • Messages from deep time
  • The Cenozoic roller-coaster
  • Australia adrift
Control code
ocm86090507
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 289 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780674026797
Lccn
2007011253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
R9684192
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o86090507
  • (OCoLC)86090507

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