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In search of swampland : a wetland sourcebook and field guide, Ralph W. Tiner

Label
In search of swampland : a wetland sourcebook and field guide
Title
In search of swampland
Title remainder
a wetland sourcebook and field guide
Statement of responsibility
Ralph W. Tiner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Search of Swampland introduces readers to the ecology and natural beauty of the wetlands, one of our most important natural resources. It provides an overview of wetland ecology with emphasis on factors important to wetland identification and recognition. Designed for readers with little or no training in wetland science, this heavily illustrated field guide serves as a valuable resource for the scientist or amateur naturalist
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tiner, Ralph W
Dewey number
333.91/8/0974
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GB624
LC item number
.T56 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wetlands
  • Wetlands
  • Northeastern States
Label
In search of swampland : a wetland sourcebook and field guide, Ralph W. Tiner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-260) 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
Wetland primer -- Swampland, marshland, wetland: concept and definitions -- Water: wetland hydrology -- Birth and growth of swampland: formation and evolution -- Swamp earth: hydric soils -- Swamp plants -- Swamp things: wildlife -- Swampland at work: functions and values -- Swampland now and then: status, trends, and protection -- Wetland identification guide -- Recognizing wetland plants -- Interpreting hydric soils -- Identifying wetland wildlife -- Finding wetlands and their boundaries: identification and delineation -- A call to action: saving our swampland -- Wetlands to explore
Control code
ocm37418254
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780813525051
Lccn
97030313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37418254
  • (OCoLC)37418254
Label
In search of swampland : a wetland sourcebook and field guide, Ralph W. Tiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-260) 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
Wetland primer -- Swampland, marshland, wetland: concept and definitions -- Water: wetland hydrology -- Birth and growth of swampland: formation and evolution -- Swamp earth: hydric soils -- Swamp plants -- Swamp things: wildlife -- Swampland at work: functions and values -- Swampland now and then: status, trends, and protection -- Wetland identification guide -- Recognizing wetland plants -- Interpreting hydric soils -- Identifying wetland wildlife -- Finding wetlands and their boundaries: identification and delineation -- A call to action: saving our swampland -- Wetlands to explore
Control code
ocm37418254
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780813525051
Lccn
97030313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37418254
  • (OCoLC)37418254

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