Prairie : a natural history of the heart of North America
—Savage, Candace, 1949- author.
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2020
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"A textual edition of Candace Savage's acclaimed and beautifully written guide to the ecology of the prairies, now revised and updated. This revised edition of Prairie features a new preface along with updated research on the effects of climate change on an increasingly vulnerable landscape. It also offers new information on: conservation of threatened species, including the black-tailed prairie dog; grassland loss and conservation; the health of rivers and the water table; the effects of neonicotinoid insecticides on prairie wetlands; the benefits of regenerative agriculture. Illustrated with elegant black-and-white line drawings and color maps, this award-winning tome continues to be a highly readable guide to understanding the ecology, geological history, biodiversity, and resilience of the prairies. Published in partnership with the David Suzuki Foundation." -- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Subjects:
Prairies -- Canada.
Prairies -- United States.
Other Authors:
David Suzuki Foundation, publisher.
Williams, Joan A., illustrator.
ISBN:
9781771645942
1771645946
Edition:
Revised edition.
Description:
pages cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Co-published by David Suzuki Foundation.
Link to PAC
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