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The Colorado Plateau IV

Conference of Research on the Colorado Plateau (2001- ) (9th 2007 Northern Arizona University)

The Colorado Plateau IV

shaping conservation through science and management

by Conference of Research on the Colorado Plateau (2001- ) (9th 2007 Northern Arizona University)

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental conditions,
  • Management,
  • Congresses,
  • Natural resources,
  • Nature conservation,
  • Natural history,
  • Conservation biology

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesShaping conservation through science and management, Colorado Plateau 4, Colorado Plateau four
    Statementedited by Charles van Riper III, Brian F. Wakeling, and Thomas D. Sisk
    ContributionsVan Riper, Charles, Wakeling, Brian F., Sisk, Thomas D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH104.5.C58 C66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 347 p. :
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25365567M
    ISBN 100816529140
    ISBN 109780816529148
    LC Control Number2010922393
    OCLC/WorldCa617461669


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Charles van Riper III is the station leader for the U.S. Geological Survey SBSC Sonoran Desert Research Station and a professor in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment at the University of Arizona. He is recipient of the Natural The Colorado Plateau IV book George Fell Award and the George Wright Society Natural Resources Management Award.

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